ACLU Blog of Rights

5 Takeaways From 'The Hunting Ground,' the Documentary on Campus Sexual Violence

Agonizing. Enraging. Inspiring. These are a few words that came to mind after watching "The Hunting Ground," a new documentary on campus sexual violence that opened this past weekend.

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Why Are Native American Children Being Torn Away From Their Homes?

Imagine entering family court and knowing that what's at stake is the person you hold most dear, your child. Now imagine having a judge tell you he's removing your child from your home. When you ask why, the judge's replies, "I honestly can't tell you." The judge then signs an order giving custody of your son to Social Services.

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An FBI Counterterrorism Agent Tracked Me Down For Taking This Picture

This is a statement from one of the plaintiffs speaking at Thursday's press conference announcing the ACLU's lawsuit challenging the government's controversial Suspicious Activity Reporting program.

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The Internet You Know and Love Is in Real Danger

Net neutrality – the principle that Internet Service Providers (ISPs) must treat all data on the Internet equally – is vital to free speech. But earlier this month, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals overturned the FCC's net neutrality rules, jeopardizing the openness of the Internet that we have come to take for granted.

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