Human Rights Innovative policies and programs that advance the rights of individuals and communities
The ACLU spent the last decade strengthening its state affiliates, just in time to battle the Trump Administration’s reactionary policies.
A MacArthur-backed project is funding 40 local jurisdictions' efforts to reduced their jailed populations.
Native American activists in North Dakota build broad support to protect sacred lands from environmental degradation.
Three strategies for ensuring the safety and security of people defending their environment and human rights around the world.
Teal—an emerging organizational model centered on principles like self-management and wholeness—has great promise, but to leverage its potential, NGOs must understand its opportunities and challenges.
A group of inmates is benefitting from a practice that’s badly needed both within and beyond prison walls.
We must create educational opportunities to reduce recidivism among prison inmates and empower them to lead successful lives post incarceration.
A project undertaken by Indian NGO Gram Vikas shows how efforts to solve a particular social problem can have a far reaching impact on an entire social system.
Laws and programs designed to benefit vulnerable groups, such as the disabled or people of color, often end up benefiting all of society.
The ACLU pursued a 10-year plan to expand the capacity of its affiliates nationwide and defend people’s constitutional rights against the threats of a Trump presidency.
We need a new framework for giving to address America's economic, social, and political inequalities.