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Tuesday, November 22, 2022
The ACLU-WA's legislative priorities for the 2023 Washington state legislative session.
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Tuesday, November 15, 2022
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Monday, November 7, 2022
Washington legislators should not reignite the War on Drugs in the 2023 session 
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Monday, November 7, 2022
The American Civil Liberties Union of Washington (ACLU-WA) seeks a lobbyist to support the advancement of ACLU-WA’s civil liberties and civil rights legislative agenda in the Washington state legislature, local government bodies, and with the Washington Congressional delegation. The Lobbyist or Senior Lobbyist is a member of the Political Strategies Department and reports to the Legislative Director.
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Friday, October 28, 2022
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Wednesday, October 19, 2022
Radical hope dares to believe that even when forces seek to exclude some of us, we will find a way to include all of us.
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Tuesday, October 18, 2022
The legal basis for and ability to commit someone has changed dramatically over the last few hundred years in the United States. Here is a brief history of institutionalization in Washington State and context for some of the massive racial disparities that exist in the civil commitment system.
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Monday, October 17, 2022
Application Deadline: November 8, 2022   The American Civil Liberties Union of Washington (ACLU-WA) seeks a passionate and strategic advocate to help lead its efforts to substantially reduce incarceration in Washington and work with stakeholders and community to develop new approaches and alternatives to our current criminal legal system.
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Friday, October 7, 2022
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Friday, October 7, 2022
A recently publicized letter from eight of the 13 South King County mayors made the unsubstantiated claim that policing and drug policy reforms enacted by the state Legislature are driving an increase in crime. Those narratives aren’t just false.
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Friday, October 7, 2022
We all live, work, and play on the ancestral homelands of Indigenous peoples who have stewarded these lands since time immemorial.

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