Posted on February 06, 2018 in Attend the 20th Annual Kahlil Gibran Awards!
The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)
Award for Institutional Excellence
One of the nation’s foremost individual rights and civil liberties organizations, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) has been working for nearly 100 years to defend the constitutionally guaranteed rights of people across the United States . The ACLU was formed in 1920 after the U.S. Department of Justice conducted a series of unwarranted raids that affected hundreds of Americans. In the decades following the Palmer Raids, the ACLU continued to advocate for...