Washington State Capitol - Pritchard Building (library basement)
Let's make 2018 the year that Washington abolishes the death penalty! Join the ACLU of Washington and our partners in the Washington Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty in telling your legislators that the death penalty has failed Washington as a public policy.
When the legislative session in Washington came to an end, Legislative Director, Elisabeth Smith, discussed how justice and equity fared in Olympia this past year and how we were preparing for the next legislative session.
The #NoMuslimBanEver campaign, along with CAIR-Washington State, OneAmerica, MAPS AMEN (American Muslim Empowerment Network), ACLU of Washington, and Truman Project - Pacific Northwest Chapter are organizing a local DAY OF ACTION to implement the day the decision is announced. We're meeting on the steps of the William Kenzo Nakamura United States Courthouse downtown Seattle (across from the library) to hold a press conference and rally to show our solidarity, support, and resistance to hate.
The First Amendment of the Bill of Rights and the Washington State Constitution protect the right not to stand during the Pledge of Allegiance or the National Anthem, for any reason, or no reason at all. We have assembled a collection of resources for Administrators, Teachers, Parents, and Students on racial justice, free speech, and student rights.