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Butner Federal Correction Complex has been the deadliest of all federal prisons during this pandemic. Magical thinking won’t protect incarcerated people from sickness and death. Court intervention will.

Shannon and Paige have fostered as many as five kids at a time. If the Supreme Court says agencies can use religious test for prospective foster parents, children in foster care will have fewer options for foster families.

It is time to rescind the Muslim ban, all the bans that came after it, and the corresponding policies. It is time to put a more stringent standard in place to prevent future abuses of this authority.

🚨 There are at least 155,436 incarcerated people who are sick with COVID-19. At least 1,355 have died. Some appear to have gotten COVID twice. We will not stop fighting for the lives, rights, and dignity of incarcerated people.

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We all have a stake in how far patents reach. Patents dictate who has access to scientific breakthroughs, when, and at what cost.  We need more scientific collaboration, not more corporations with exclusive rights to natural phenomena.

State legislatures are our first line of defense in the fight to protect and expand abortion access. We need to vote for our state reps like our reproductive rights depend on it.

Voting is one of many tools we have in our fight for change. Here are our tips for voting early in person! Make your plan today at

We are demanding justice for Walter Wallace Jr. Join us and @aclupa  to end police violence in Philadelphia.

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‼️ KNOW YOUR RIGHTS WHILE PROTESTING: A THREAD ‼️

VICTORY: The Supreme Court ruled that DACA recipients can continue to live and work in the United States without the daily fear of deportation.

BREAKING: We are calling for the immediate resignation of Kenosha Police Chief Daniel Miskinis and Kenosha County Sheriff David Beth.

BREAKING: We just blocked Alabama's abortion ban. With this federal court ruling, it's official: None of the state abortion bans passed earlier this year are in effect. Abortion remains legal in all 50 states.

BREAKING: A judge just ruled that every Tennessee voter can now vote by mail for the 2020 elections.

Reminder: The consequences of family separation will far out-last this administration. Watch one family's reunion after months of separation. #FamiliesBelongTogether 

BREAKING: A federal court just issued a restraining order on the federal agents in Portland, Oregon. We said we would deploy the full firepower of the ACLU in this fight to save our democracy — and we meant it.

3 million students attend schools with cops, but no nurses.

🗣 USPS is the only mail carrier in which our privacy is constitutionally guaranteed.

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