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Friday, September 22, 2023
The American Civil Liberties Union of Washington (ACLU-WA) is seeking a Grassroots Organizer. Working in the Political Strategies Department (PSD) under the management of the Activism Manager, the Grassroots Organizer advances the ACLU-WA’s work to champion and advance political goals the ACLU-WA has prioritized in consultation with impacted community partners. Application Deadline: October 16, 2023
Wednesday, September 20, 2023
Overinvestment in punishment has devastated our communities. We need to ensure the harm never occurs in the first place.
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Tuesday, September 19, 2023
Seattle community members previously criticized the proposal as a continuation of the failed policies of the War on Drugs.
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Thursday, September 14, 2023
Body-camera footage was released Monday of a Seattle police officer joking about the death of a 23-year-old woman, Jaahnavi Kandula, who died in January after she was struck by a Seattle Police officer while crossing the street.
Wednesday, September 13, 2023
Make a gift using your IRA to support the ACLU’s work today.
Tuesday, September 12, 2023
Giving through a Donor Advised Fund makes an immediate impact on the protection of civil liberties
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Thursday, September 7, 2023
A federal court has ended some federal oversight of the Seattle Police Department (SPD) by determining that SPD has complied with certain requirements in the Consent Decree resulting from the 2012 lawsuit United States v. City of Seattle.
Wednesday, September 6, 2023
To make our communities safer, we need go further upstream to ensure the harm never occurs in the first place.
Saturday, August 26, 2023

Starting an ACLU Student Club

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Tuesday, August 22, 2023
Want to learn how to start an ACLU student club? Download our information and instruction packet for more on how to get started.
Thursday, July 27, 2023
What does it mean to have a jury of your peers — people like yourself, from your community — deciding your fate at trial?