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Reparations are not just about "payback" or a "check." They’re a way to begin repairing the centuries-long debt of economic, political, and social devastation that was deliberately imposed on Black people in the US.

America has existed longer with slavery than without it. The impacts of that cannot be overstated. It's time to talk about reparations.

BREAKING: We and @ACLUPR  are suing Puerto Rico, following this weekend’s botched primaries. Voters were turned away from the polls and told to return next week.

McDonald's says it doesn't "tolerate behavior at odds with its values." So why won't it put an end to the rampant culture of sexual harassment in its restaurants?

ICYMI: A public school in Georgia tried to suspend a student for criticizing school conditions during the pandemic — until we all spoke out to remind them that’s unconstitutional. Students, know your rights.

“Donald Trump is an even worse president, pushing the bounds of corruption and authoritarianism, unbound by norms, the rule of law, a sense of shame, or even care for others.”

The police in Portland are making a mockery of the First Amendment by using excessive force, violence, and intimidation to suppress free speech.

People in prisons and jails are not expendable. Why won't our government recognize that?



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

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.

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: We’re calling for the dismantling of the Department of Homeland Security.

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

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