Racial Justice

Wednesday, May 25, 2016
The ACLU of Wisconsin sent the following letter to Milwaukee County Executive  Chris Abele, Milwaukee County Board...
Friday, February 12, 2016
Great Lakes Governors should veto this request. In recent years, there have been calls by communities at varying distances...
Monday, November 23, 2015
This Thanksgiving season, we are grateful for your support of the ACLU of Wisconsin. Because of you, we were able to...
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
This editorial appeared in JSOnline and was written by Karyn Rotker. In all the excitement about marriage equality and the...
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
African Americans in Milwaukee County are 4.7 times more likely to be arrested for marijuana possession than whites. ...
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
This response was written by Karyn Rotker, Senior Staff Attorney with the ACLU of Wisconsin, for the story, "...
Wednesday, May 21, 2014
Central city residents will benefit from new bus routes that will connect riders to suburban job hubs.  ...
Thursday, February 7, 2013
On February 6, 2013, Milwaukee community groups asked a federal court to stop plans to expand the Zoo Interchange in western...
Friday, November 30, 2012
December 1 is the anniversary of the day in 1955 when Rosa Parks was arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a bus to a...
Wednesday, September 12, 2012
If federal transportation money is spent on expanding highways while dollars for inner-city public transportation are...
Wednesday, June 22, 2011
Today Christopher Ahmuty, Executive Director of the American Civil Liberties Union of Wisconsin issued the following...
Tuesday, April 5, 2011
The ACLU of Wisconsin joined other environmental justice groups like the Black Health Coalition of Wisconsin and Midwest...