It's Time to Clean Up Our Elections

Opinion | Ken Blackwell
Voters cast their votes during the U.S. presidential election in Elyria, Ohio, U.S. November 8, 2016. REUTERS/Aaron Josefczyk/File Photo

The greatest threat to American democracy is not Russia, but voter fraud at home.

Court Blocks Prayer In NC Legislature

US | Joshua Gill
Hands folded in prayer on a Holy Bible in church concept for faith, spirtuality and religion (Brian A. Jackson/shutterstock_145450387)

‘Ban invocations’

$25,000 Donated Toward Rebuilding Arkansas' 10 Commandments Monument

US | Joshua Gill
A statue of the Ten Commandments is seen after it was installed on the grounds of the state Capitol in Little Rock, Arkansas, U.S. June 27, 2017. REUTERS/Steve Barnes - RTS18VIH

‘The law is clearly on the side of the 10 commandments’

ACLU Doubling Down Against State And Federal 'Blue Lives Matter' Bills

Politics | Anders Hagstrom
NYPD Blue Lives Matter: REUTERS/Mike Segar

‘Law enforcement are already the most protected class’

Man Pulverizes Arkansas' New Ten Commandments Display

US | Joshua Gill

‘Oh my goodness … Freedom’

FACT CHECK: Have There Been 35 Mosque Attacks Under Trump?

Politics | David Sivak
Democratic National Chair candidate, Keith Ellison, addresses the audience as the Democratic National Committee holds an election to choose their next chairperson at their winter meeting in Atlanta, Georgia. February 25, 2017. REUTERS/Chris Berry

‘Anti-mosque incidents’

First Amendment Experts Dubious Of Carter Conviction

US | Kevin Daley
Michelle Carter stands in a Massachusetts courtroom. (YouTube screenshot/Boston Globe)

‘May render unprotected a wide swath of speech’

Celebs Sport ACLU And Planned Parenthood Ribbons At Tony Awards

US | Grace Carr
71st Tony Awards – Photo Room – New York City, U.S., 11/06/2017 - J.T. Rogers (2nd R) and colleagues with Best Play award for Oslo. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

Sally Field vows she ‘won’t stay silent’

SCOTUS To Decide If Police Need Warrant For Cellphone Location Data

Politics | Kevin Daley
A man uses a smartphone in New York City, in this picture taken November 6, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Cell site data has become integral to criminal prosecutions

Maine ACLU: Female Genital Mutilation Should Not Be A Crime

Politics | Anders Hagstrom
Prisca Korein, a 62-year-old traditional surgeon, holds razor blades before carrying out female genital mutilation on teenage girls from the Sebei tribe in Bukwa district, about 357 kms (214 miles) northeast of Kampala, December 15, 2008. The ceremony was to initiate the teenagers into womanhood according to Sebei traditional rites. REUTERS/James Akena

One of the eight high-risk areas in the country

EXCLUSIVE: Clapper's Intel Reforms Led To Surge Of Unmasking

Investigative Group | Richard Pollock
Director of National Intelligence James Clapper testifies before a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on foreign cyber threats, on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., January 5, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘Seventeen different agencies shouldn’t be reading emails without … a warrant.’

Judge Orders Release Of Rudy's Memo On The Travel Ban

Politics | Kevin Daley
Rudy Giuliani, Republican former mayor of New York City, is a contender for attorney general. He is a member of the transition team. REUTERS/Mike Segar

‘What is it trying to hide?’

ACLU Director Rips Trump, But Also Criticizes Campus Safe Spaces

Politics | Rob Shimshock
U.S. President Donald Trump speaks to reporters after his meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov at the White House in Washington, U.S., May 10, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘A one-man constitutional crisis’

Civil Rights Groups Struggle In Hearing On Revised Refugee Order

Politics | Kevin Daley
Hundreds of people rally against a travel ban signed by President Trump in an executive order, during a protest at Detroit Metropolitan airport in Romulus, Michigan. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook

But Trump administration still likely to lose

Lawsuit: Mississippi Cops Targeted Black Residents For Years

US | Amber Randall
The handcuffs of a suspect (REUTERS/Jonathan Alcorn)

‘A top-down program of methodically targeting Black individuals’

ACLU Backs Off Threat To Sue Over Religious Liberty Order

Politics | Kevin Daley
U.S. President Donald Trump prepares to sign the Executive Order on Promoting Free Speech and Religious Liberty during the National Day of Prayer event at the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington D.C., U.S., May 4, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

‘Woefully inadequate’

ACLU: Obamacare Replacement Will Kill 'Many' Americans

Politics | Kerry Picket

‘…cuts off access to reproductive health care for millions who depend on Planned Parenthood’

ACLU Blasts ICE For Arrest Of Oregon ‘Dreamer’ Who Got DUI

US | Will Racke
ICE Agents Detain Suspected Undocumented Immigrants In Raids
The civil rights group says the illegal immigrant is not a threat to the community