The ACLU and its supporters marched to continue the work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and support justice for all at the MLK Day Celebration, January 16, 2017. We joined thousands of community members and rallied and marched for the protection and advancement of civil liberties and civil rights.
Organized by the India Association of Western Washington and co-hosted by the ACLU of Washington, the Hate Crime Information Session will provide community members the opportunity to engage with local city officials and learn more about preparation, prevention, and what to do in potentially dangerous situations.
Legislative Director Elisabeth Smith discusses civil liberties in the upcoming legislative session: which bills are good for justice and equality, which bills must be stopped, and what you can do to help.
The community of Spokane finds itself on frontlines in the fight for immigrant rights as Trump unleashes Border Patrol and ICE agents across the country. Police Practices and Immigration Counsel Enoka Herat discusses the alarming rise in agents boarding busses and stopping people going about their daily lives, apparently based on skin color and perceived accents.