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Arkansas Officials Should Reduce Poverty, Not Punish the Poor

Last month, the Fort Smith Board of Directors repealed an unconstitutional begging ban that the ACLU of Arkansas had challenged in court. This is good news for Fort Smith residents and the fundamental rights guaranteed to every American under the Constitution.

March 19, 2018

63 New Reasons Abortion Rights Are at Risk

Forty-five years ago, the U.S. Supreme Court affirmed a fundamental truth: that a woman’s right to personal autonomy must include the ability to make the most deeply personal decision of all: the decision of when and whether to have a child.

January 30, 2018

Knowing Your Voting Rights Is the Key to Defending Them

The right to vote is fundamental to the protection of every other right guaranteed by the U.S. Constitution. When eligible voters can’t vote, elected officials can’t be held accountable for enacting policies that reflect the will of the people they serve.

January 3, 2018

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