Today, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker will formally announce his candidacy for president of the United States.  The ACLU of Wisconsin has compiled a summary of the Governor’s actions that reflect his positions on important civil liberties and civil rights issues...
Despite the criticism, the Milwaukee Art Museum has courageously stuck to principles of artistic freedom. A free society must leave individuals free to decide for themselves what art they will view or create.
The Supreme Court of the United States today issued a sweeping ruling in favor of marriage equality. This decision clarified what has been until now a patchwork of relationship protections in this country – 36 states and Washington, D.C. allowed same-sex couples to marry, while 13 states refused.  Now, marriage equality is the law of...
In Milwaukee, African-Americans are more than five times more likely than white people to be arrested for this offense. This reduction in fines is movement towards lessening some of the negative outcomes that come from these racial disparities in the criminal justice system.
The American Civil Liberties Union of Wisconsin filed a motion in the case of Wolf v. Walker asking the U.S. District Court to clarify that both parents in a same-sex married couple must be listed on the birth certificates of children born while they are married.
ACLU Assesses Governor Walker's Record on Civil Liberties and Civil Rights
Eggs Benedict and Artistic Freedom
Supreme Court Upholds Freedom to Marry Nationally
MKE Common Council Lowers Marijuana Possession Fines
Wisconsin: Recognize Same-Sex Couples’ right to be on Birth Certificates of their Children
Racial Justice Through Marijuana Decriminalization
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