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LGBTQIA+ Workers Win Supreme Court Battle for Workplace Rights

Last week, the Supreme Court released a decision that it was unlawful to discriminate in the workplace on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity. Upon waking up in the morning and reading this decision, feelings of joy and relief washed over me like a tsunami, nearly knocking me brea

June 26, 2020 LGBT Rights

Fighting Racism in Nebraska

Racism and anti-Blackness harm people of color every day. We see racism’s impact through clear acts of hate and violence. We see it underlying policies and practices throughout public life. Racism is institutional.

June 2, 2020

Spring 2020 Newsletter

Our spring newsletter hit mailboxes in mid-May, sharing the latest on our work to protect and advance Nebraskans' civil rights and civil liberties.

May 25, 2020

Making Grand Jury Reports More Accessible

In the last decade, a national conversation has been taking place regarding people being killed in police custody.  Many individuals and organizations, including Black Lives Matter, the ACLU, and others, have urged a hard look at policing and related policies nationwide.

April 1, 2020