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ACLU of Alabama Statement on the Capitol Insurrection

The violence we witnessed one week ago is not novel, but rather a continuation of the racial terror that is germane to the American fabric. What we witnessed seven days ago and the rhetoric surrounding it is an America we know all too well.

January 13, 2021

The 21st Trans Day of Remembrance

Every year on November 20th, we hold a vigil to remember all the trans victims of murder and suicide the world over. Every year I read the list of names, I think about how my community is hurting, and I realize, every year, that any one of those lists could have my name on it.

November 20, 2020 LGBT Rights

Voting Early is Voting Safely

U.S. voters are voting early and breaking absentee voting records nationwide — including here in Alabama. With early voting being the safest way to vote for the General Election, now is the time to make sure your family and friends are voting absentee too.

October 22, 2020 Voting Rights