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ACLU-KY Condemns White Supremacy, Hate, Violence

  • August 16, 2017
  • Posted in News

The following statement can be attributed to Michael Aldridge, Executive Director of the ACLU of Kentucky: “White supremacy is more than a racist ideology. The racial discrimination, hate, and violence that it breeds has been killing people for centuries. Sadly, racial discrimination has permeated the solidarity vigils and marches meant to condemn hate. On Sunday […]

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ACLU-KY Lawsuit Challenges Governor Bevin’s Social Media Censorship

  • July 31, 2017
  • Posted in Legal

First Amendment Rights of Constituents Violated When Hundreds Are Blocked from Official Social Media Sites The American Civil Liberties Union of Kentucky filed a federal lawsuit July 31, 2017 challenging Governor Matt Bevin’s practice of permanently banning or blocking individuals from his official Facebook page and Twitter accounts.  The suit seeks a declaration that the […]

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We’re Hiring: Smart On Crime Field Organizer

  • July 26, 2017
  • Posted in Criminal Justice Reform

We’re hiring!  The ACLU of Kentucky seeks a dynamic, innovative, and passionate individual to serve as its full-time Smart on Crime Field Organizer. For this newly-created position with responsibility for creating and mobilizing a statewide infrastructure of advocates for criminal justice reform, individuals with personal experience with the criminal justice system are strongly encouraged to […]

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