Everyone has basic rights under the U.S. Constitution and civil rights laws. Learn more here about what
your rights are, how to exercise them, and what to do when your rights are violated.
Learn about your rights when stopped by the police, and how to stay safe.
Learn more here about your right to express your religion and beliefs.
Learn about your rights on campus and what to do if school rules violate those rights.
Learn about your rights as a member of the LGBTQ community.
Learn more about how to exercise your voting rights, including how to resist voter intimidation efforts, and access disability-related accommodations or language assistance at the polls.
The First Amendment protects your right to assemble and express your views through protest.
Learn about your right to be protected against sex discrimination.
Learn about your right to be protected against discrimination and abuse in prison.
Learn about your right to be free from discrimination based on race, ethnicity, or national origin.
People with disabilities face discrimination, segregation, and exclusion. But federal disability rights laws provide protection.
Regardless of your immigration status, you have guaranteed rights under the Constitution.
Understanding your rights under and eligibility for DACA.
Here’s what you need to know about your rights at the border.
Learn about your rights when encountering law enforcement at the airport.