Protecting free speech means protecting a free press, the democratic process, diversity of thought, and so much more. The ACLU nationally has worked since 1920 to ensure that freedom of speech is protected for everyone. Click the heading above for more information.
The ACLU strives for an America free of discrimination against people with disabilities, where people with disabilities are valued, integrated members of society who have full access to education, homes, health care, jobs, and a full life. Click the heading above for more information.
When the government has the power to deny legal rights and due process to one vulnerable group, everyone’s rights are at risk. The ACLU of Indiana is fighting against the Muslim ban to defend the rights of undocumented Hoosiers. Click the heading above for more information.
The ACLU has a long history of defending the LGBTQ community. Nationally, we brought our first LGBTQ rights case in 1936 and today, the ACLU brings more LGBTQ cases and advocacy initiatives than any other national organization. Click the heading above for more information.
In a country devastated by the deaths and injuries of hundreds of people, many of them unarmed, at the hands of police officers, drastic changes are needed in our approach to public safety. This excessive force by police is particularly disturbing given its disproportionate impact on people of co
A culture of punishment, combined with race- and class-based animus, has led the United States to rely on incarceration more heavily than any other country in the world. Click the heading above for more information.