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The American Civil Liberties Union is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, legal and advocacy organization devoted to protecting the rights of everyone in America.

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President Trump may relax Obama-era limits on drone and special forces’ kill missions. More civilians will die. https://t.co/PycuEBG5L6Activists drove from all over Texas to New Orleans today to rally against racial profiling outside of the court hea… https://t.co/6r7vgM3LxyThis looks to be Trump's third try to make good on an unconstitutional campaign promise. The devil is in the deta… https://t.co/3cn3qQsSdKMaine residents should keep calling until @SenatorCollins is a solid NO on #GrahamCassidy. https://t.co/usvINCHEBlPolice shot Magdiel Sanchez because he was deaf and couldn't hear them. Too many people with disabilities are kille… https://t.co/2sJyZRuXfULet's shut down Trumpcare for good. Call your senators today: https://t.co/BCRnbwiRHQ
Retweeted by ACLUBREAKING: Federal court denies bail industry's attempt to stop bail reform in NJ! Huge kudos to @ACLUNJ. Bail refor… https://t.co/Q9KLf4H7lI
Retweeted by ACLUMake no mistake, police were sending a clear and chilling message to people of color in St. Louis. #blacklivesmatter https://t.co/EjWvvA0dL6
Retweeted by ACLUWe're going all in on the fight against voter suppression. Learn more about our nationwide voting rights campaign. https://t.co/lb6iuxmG0VBREAKING: ACLU sues the city of St. Louis for mistreatment of protesters against the Stockley verdict. Read more:… https://t.co/AjWnmhPOju
Retweeted by ACLUIf a baker can reject LGBTQ people because of who we are, what about the mechanic, the doctor, the teacher? https://t.co/DneP3BYenAOfficer Yanez "never questioned his ability to earn the Latino community's trust" until SB4. We're fighting this b… https://t.co/kiUUXwOdEFThe Trump administration is looking to make it easier to kill more people in more places https://t.co/MWjJO18uGWJessica stepped out of the shadows to fight for 800k Dreamers, and now she needs us to demand her DACA be renewed. https://t.co/YqaUR5wOFPWhy plead guilty? "You're sitting in a hell hole. Separated from family. You can't see your way out."… https://t.co/VyAbbSutSC
Retweeted by ACLUMagdiel Sanchez's killing fits a deadly pattern: police botching situations involving people with disabilities. https://t.co/cZeDgySLjx
9/22
2017
Police shouted commands at Magdiel Sanchez. He was deaf and couldn't hear them. An officer shot him dead. It's time… https://t.co/UQni8WUQk6
Retweeted by ACLUPoorer students should not have to choose between getting a better education and protecting their privacy. https://t.co/XtUz1veRslMake no mistake, police were sending a clear and chilling message to people of color in St. Louis. #blacklivesmatter https://t.co/EjWvvA0dL6Thank you to @behearddc for the hard work of compiling this tragic list. #MagdielSanchez by no means the first to d… https://t.co/Q47mWAt9K3
Retweeted by ACLUAbortion is the only healthcare service singled out in this way. https://t.co/S8ecaihbFYPolice shouted commands at Magdiel Sanchez. He was deaf and couldn't hear them. An officer shot him dead. It's time… https://t.co/UQni8WUQk6Undocumented Parents were arrested at a children's hospital while awaiting their infant son's surgery. 😡… https://t.co/MU6LNPfvSj
Retweeted by ACLUSB4 is not about public safety. It's about putting a target on the backs of people of color across Texas. https://t.co/ecDs1orI4gACLU Responds to Broken Police Culture that Resulted in Killing of Magdiel Sanchez https://t.co/BpN5lEqX0I
Retweeted by ACLUStop what you're doing and call your senators to stop #GrahamCassidy from becoming law. https://t.co/u82VylrErJ https://t.co/I4pgJIVrPYSt. Louis' Mayor assured @aclu_mo that police will protect First Amendment rights amid protests. We hope so. https://t.co/0MmobU57sbA6 One of the first moves @realDonaldTrump took in office was to chip away at the rights and protections of trans s… https://t.co/I5DATdcPoT
Retweeted by ACLU @firelightmedia A4 Be vigilant and unrelenting in pursuit of justice for all. We must not repeat history!The resist… https://t.co/kAqjvkwklI
Retweeted by ACLUWe want trans people to know the law is on your side. We'll keep fighting and we'll win— in court and in the street… https://t.co/I9m3o1E89ANothing compares to realities of anti-Black racism, of course, but many Black trans ppl face extreme & relentless d… https://t.co/7Iqo8yOn72
Retweeted by ACLUA3 I would like to see a diverse and inclusive range of trans narratives being told by trans people over all media… https://t.co/civq18x21V
Retweeted by ACLUWe'd like to see more stories like Gavin's elevated; trans people are fighting for equal access to health care, emp… https://t.co/y70RmrILbv @firelightmedia @realDonaldTrump One of the first things Jeff Sessions did in office was attack the rights of trans… https://t.co/AZPgr0Yyaw
Retweeted by ACLU @firelightmedia @nadiahallgren @realDonaldTrump @ACLU @mlinluse @GavinGrimmVA With so many communities under attack… https://t.co/CT5JsKu9ju
Retweeted by ACLUTrans rights are under attack across the nation. The right to exist in public spaces is a fight for dignity and hum… https://t.co/8pBG5N38PdOur forthcoming @ACLU voting rights campaign has attracted the ire of Kris Kobach. We must be doing something right. https://t.co/iMT6FyWxRj
Retweeted by ACLUPowerful and honest words from @GavinGrimmVA "Being trans does not make you inherently deviant or dangerous." https://t.co/DoEA1IDi2F ❤️😭🔥👊
Retweeted by ACLUSo proud of this new @ACLU lawsuit. I adopted my daughter through the Michigan foster care system. This discriminat… https://t.co/SGXgaFE3JC
Retweeted by ACLUThere are two types of Black people, the juror said, and Tharpe wasn’t a “good” one. https://t.co/k50i7ocyW6Here's the bottom line: #GrahamCassidy will cause millions of people to lose health insurance. We have to stop it. https://t.co/LAGEgrre6TWATCH NOW: A new documentary about @GavinGrimmVA's fight for trans rights, in his own words https://t.co/oIeFZuDQ2oShould a racist juror be able to send a Black man to his death? It will happen Sept. 26 if the courts don't stop it. https://t.co/k50i7nUXxw
Retweeted by ACLUSanchezes' odyssey shows lengths to which Trump administration will go to round up people who are illegally in U.S. https://t.co/Wm9nLkrwa7
Retweeted by ACLUNASA engineer Sidd Bikkannavar with help from @EFF, @ACLU is suing CBP for searching his phone without a warrant https://t.co/oqEx9dSTpS
Retweeted by ACLUDisabled kids rely on a prgrm called Home&Community Based Srvs thru #Medicaid to live at home. #GrahamCassidyBill d… https://t.co/GzIp6yBa73
Retweeted by ACLUWATCH: Undercover ICE agents harass man outside #Oregon court. Video by our legal observer on #MobileJustice app https://t.co/XNvNoFueoa
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9/21
2017
Should a racist juror be able to send a Black man to his death? It will happen Sept. 26 if the courts don't stop it. https://t.co/k50i7nUXxwThe First Amendment protects your religious beliefs. If border officials have asked you about them let us know. https://t.co/cBVvM9RCcONearly all of anti-immigrant SB4 was blocked. Texas is trying to reinstate it. We'll see you in court, Governor. https://t.co/YdNBjGGLsqWashington State's Attorney General is taking on the second-largest private prison provider in the country. https://t.co/ZQF5MpS9hnDACA recipients, you have rights. If you have questions, talk with a lawyer before submitting a renewal.… https://t.co/ZUlAwgbqgSSenators should stop trying to take away health care – and start protecting vulnerable immigrants. Call yours now. https://t.co/Xe9cQ4Xux1
Retweeted by ACLUSenators should stop trying to take away health care – and start protecting vulnerable immigrants. Call yours now. https://t.co/Xe9cQ4Xux1Decisions about adoption & foster family placements should be made based on the needs of the child, not the religio… https://t.co/xTE3eyE8sO
Retweeted by ACLUMaine residents should be able to get abortion care without needless delays and burdensome travel.Maine's law prevents women from getting safe abortion care from qualified providers in their communities.BREAKING: We’re challenging a Maine law that severely restricts access to abortion care. https://t.co/dKnkBLt83vThere are 13,000 children in Michigan's child welfare system. We can't afford to deprive them of loving homes. https://t.co/eN6JrfrnuA
Retweeted by ACLUTrump's nominee for a federal judgeship in Texas has said that transgender children are "part of Satan's plan." https://t.co/8xW7XnNntAThis is important. #GrahamCassidy is the worst ACA repeal bill yet. https://t.co/fMGoHKprcyBREAKING: We're suing in Michigan because LGBT parents should not be turned away from adoption agencies because of… https://t.co/Ix3yVhW8kbMontana Supreme Court rules in favor of @ACLUMT ’s legal sufficiency challenge of anti-LGBTQ initiative #mtnewshttps://t.co/xAktWcXhDE
Retweeted by ACLUThe Portland City Council postponed voting on a measure to ban drag shows. If they pass it, we'll take legal action… https://t.co/HofM0CG2MA
Retweeted by ACLUThe government thinks it can search our phones at the border whenever it feels like it. https://t.co/vX7HbHvAAy
Retweeted by ACLUTrump mentioned “sovereignty” 21 times at the UN today. Here’s what he was getting at. #UNGA https://t.co/ibDA9OWKVI
Retweeted by ACLUThree meaningful actions you can take, no matter your schedule. https://t.co/bpwMJKoKsk
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9/20
2017
I wrote about what's at stake in response to earlier reports about Trump admin possibly expanding killing powers https://t.co/I0arazMeK6
Retweeted by ACLUTrump mentioned “sovereignty” 21 times at the UN today. Here’s what he was getting at. #UNGA https://t.co/ibDA9OWKVIThree meaningful actions you can take, no matter your schedule. https://t.co/bpwMJKoKskThe government thinks it can search our phones at the border whenever it feels like it. https://t.co/vX7HbHvAAyPeople’s lives fell off the rails because of the Muslim ban, U.S. embassy documents show. https://t.co/3aGlvMQVV3Make no mistake: this will result in more unlawful killing and secrecy. Flawed as Obama policies were, they at leas… https://t.co/17iJtJsqGb
Retweeted by ACLUPlease sign up to help us ensure people's constitutional rights are respected by law enforcement in St. Louis.… https://t.co/RB3VAmqdJ5Rain didn't deter Monday night demonstration as protesters gathered in front of Justice Center https://t.co/sqiOR6dWm8 via @StLouisAmerican
Retweeted by ACLUOur clients' First and Fourth Amendment rights were violated when agents searched and confiscated their devices wit… https://t.co/IeXJefRZKYHopefully she's telling him "I'm still a no on this hot mess of a bill, Mitch." https://t.co/4Mgr1l6bhv
Retweeted by ACLUThe #GrahamCassidy bill would end Medicaid as we know it, which would have especially devastating consequences for… https://t.co/SOcResWZuj.@lisamurkowski in July I thanked you for protecting the Alaskan women relying on @PPact. Today I'm asking you to d… https://t.co/YFbBcO7Zsw
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9/19
2017

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