Last updated on: 8/22/2007 | Author: ProCon.org

Source Biographies

"Is the ACLU Good for America?"
Summary of Positions

Pro Not Clearly Pro or Con (NC) Con None Found (?)
I. Individual 66 (18.9%) 13 (3.7%) 71 (20.3%) 200 (57.1%)
II. Organization 26 (11.9%) 1 (0.5%) 37 (17%) 154 (70.6%)

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I. Individual
- B -
Individuals Rating Position
Baird, Bill   Pro
Baldwin, Roger, MA   Pro
Barber, J. Matt, JD, MA     Con
Barlett, Donald L.   ?
Baron, Charles H., PhD, LLB     Pro
Barr, Bob, JD     Pro
Barras, Jonetta Rose   Con
Bass, David N.   Con
Bearman, Peter S., PhD     ?
Beatty, Phillip, PhD     ?
Bergel, Gary   ?
Berkowitz, Howard P., MBA   ?
Berlatsky, Noah, MA   NC
Bertuglia, Jessica, JD     ?
Biden, Joseph R., Jr., JD     ?
Bishop, Gordon   Con
Bishop, Sanford D., Jr.     ?
Blackmun, Harry     ?
Blum, Edward   ?
Blumner, Robyn E., JD     Pro
Bolick, Clint, JD     NC
Bonavoglia, Angela, MSW   Pro
Bond, Julian     Pro
Borgmann, Caitlin E., JD     Pro
Boyd, Graham, JD     Pro
Brand, Rachel, JD     ?
Brayton, Ed   Pro
Brown, Janice Rogers, JD     ?
Bush, George H. W.     Con
Bush, George W., MBA     ?
Byas, Steven, MEd   Con
Byrd, A. Dean, PhD, MBA, MPH     ?
- C -
Individuals Rating Position
Caine, JD, Burton     Pro
Camarota, Steven A., PhD     ?
Cano, Raul   Pro
Caplan, Arthur, PhD     ?
Carafano, James Jay, PhD     ?
Carlson, Tucker   Con
Carr, Thomas A., JD     Pro
Carter, Stephen L., JD     NC
Carter, Stephen, JD     Pro
Cassel, Elaine, JD     Pro
Chapman, Steve   ?
Chavkin, Wendy, MD     ?
Chertoff, Michael, JD     ?
Clegg, Roger, JD     ?
Clement, Paul D., JD     ?
Cline, Austin, MA   Pro
Cline, John D., JD     ?
Clinton, Hillary, JD     ?
Cohn, Felicia, PhD     ?
Colb, Sherry F., JD     ?
Cole, David, JD     NC
Cole, Simon, PhD     ?
Colley, Caleb, MLA   Con
Connerly, Ward   ?
Cooper, Amanda   ?
Corallo, Mark   Con
Cornell, Saul, PhD     ?
Cottrell, Robert C., PhD, JD     NC
Coulter, Ann, JD     Con
Cowin, Andrew J., JD     ?
Cox, Barbara J., JD     ?
Creech, Mark H.   Con
Cureton, Kenyn, PhD     ?
- E -
Individuals Rating Position
Eaton, Susan E., EdD     ?
Eisenach, Jeffrey A., PhD     ?
Etzioni, Amitai, PhD     Con
- I -
Individuals Rating Position
Istook, Ernest     ?
- M -
Individuals Rating Position
Mabry, Charles D., MD     ?
MacDonald, Heather, JD     Con
Macdonald, R. Spencer, JD     ?
Mann, Thomas E., PhD     ?
Marshall, Thurgood, LLB     ?
Mason, Michael A.     ?
Massaro, John, JD     ?
Mattes, Bradley, MBS   ?
Mauer, Marc, MSW   ?
Mayersohn, Nettie     ?
McCollum, Bill, JD     ?
McCullough, Kevin   Con
McElroy, Ken   Con
McElroy, Wendy   ?
McNamara, Joseph, PhD     ?
McPherson, Scott   ?
McVay, Doug   ?
Meehan, Mary   Con
Meese, Edwin, III, JD     Con
Meetze, Alessandra Soler   Pro
Melling, Louise, JD     Pro
Meyer, Stephen C., PhD     ?
Moltz, Kathleen, MD     Pro
Morford, Craig S., JD     ?
Morgan, Bill   ?
Morgan, Charles, Jr., LLB     Pro
Morrow, Lance   ?
Mousin, Craig B., JD, MDiv     Pro
Mueller, Robert S., III, JD     Pro
Murrow, Edward R.   ?
- N -
Individuals Rating Position
Neier, Aryeh     Pro
Neuborne, Burt, LLB     Pro
Noah, Timothy   ?
Norris, Chuck   Con
Novak, Michael   Con
- Q -
Individuals Rating Position
Quigley, Fran, JD     Pro
- S -
Individuals Rating Position
Safir, Howard   Con
Scalia, Antonin, JD     ?
Schiraldi, Vincent   ?
Schlafly, Phyllis, JD     Con
Schlussel, Debbie, JD     Con
Schneider, A.   Pro
Schneier, Bruce, MS   ?
Sears, Alan, JD     Con
Sedler, Robert A., JD     Pro
Sensenbrenner, James, JD     ?
Sessions, Jeff, JD     ?
Shattuk, John, LLB     Pro
Shenon, Philip   ?
Shuford, Reginald T., JD     Pro
Siggins, Peter, JD     ?
Simonson, Peter, PhD     Pro
Sinclair, Upton   Pro
Smith, F. LaGard, JD     Con
Smith, Wesley J., JD     ?
Spero, Aryeh   Con
Stacey, Judith, PhD     ?
Stallworth, Booker T.   ?
Starks, Helene, PhD     ?
Staver, Mathew D., JD     Con
Steele, Charles E.   NC
Steele, James B.   ?
Stevens, John Paul, JD     ?
Stewart, Potter     ?
Stewart, Steven D., JD     ?
Strattner, Tony   ?
Strossen, Nadine, JD     Pro
Sullivan, Michael J., JD     ?
Sun, Feifei   ?
- U -
Individuals Rating Position
Unruh, Leslee J.   ?
- Y -
Individuals Rating Position
Young, Cathy   NC
Yun, David H., JD     Con
- Z -
Individuals Rating Position
Zarkin, Gary, PhD     ?
Zavaletta, Joseph A., JD     Con
Zeiger, Hans   Con
II. Organization
- # -
Organizations Rating Position
365Gay.com   ?
- A -
Organizations Rating Position
ABC News    ?
About.com   ?
ADAWatch.org   ?
Administration of Children & Families (ACF)   ?
Alan Guttmacher Institute (AGI)   ?
Alliance Defending Freedom   Con
American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators (AAMVA)   ?
American Association of University Professors (AAUP)   ?
American Atheists   ?
American Baptist Church (ABCUSA)   ?
American Bar Association (ABA)   ?
American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ)   Con
American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)   Pro
American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Arizona   Pro
American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Southern California   Pro
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)   ?
American College of Pediatricians (ACP)   ?
American College of Physicians   ?
American College of Trial Lawyers (ACTL)   ?
American Conservative Union (ACU)   Pro
American Family Association (AFA)   ?
American Federalist Journal   ?
American Heritage Dictionary    ?
American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)   ?
American Jewish Committee (AJC)   ?
American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC)   ?
American Library Association (ALA)   Pro
American Medical Association (AMA)   ?
American Psychological Association (APA)   ?
American Public Human Services Association (APHSA)   ?
American Taxpayers Party   Con
Americans United for Separation of Church and State (AU)   ?
Amnesty International USA (AIUSA)   Pro
Anti-Defamation League (ADL)   ?
Associated Press    ?
AVERT   ?
- C -
Organizations Rating Position
Cable News Network (CNN)   ?
California Catholic Conference   ?
California Patriot   Con
Campus Times    ?
Catholic League   Con
Catholic News Agency (CNA)   ?
Catholic News Service   ?
Catholics for a Free Choice (CFFC)   ?
Cato Institute   ?
CBS News    ?
Center for Constitutional Rights   ?
Center for Democracy and Technology   Pro
Center for Immigration Studies (CIS)   Con
Center for Reclaiming America for Christ   Con
Child Welfare Information Gateway   ?
Children's AIDS Fund   ?
Christian Science Monitor    ?
Christus Medicus Foundation   ?
Citizens Flag Alliance (CFA)   Con
Citizens for Community Values   Con
City Journal   ?
Civilrights.org   Pro
CNSNews.com (Cybercast News Service)   ?
Coalition for Genetic Fairness   ?
Colorado Alliance for Immigration Reform (CAIR)   ?
Committee for Justice (CFJ)   Con
Concerned Women for America (CWA)   Con
Congress.org   ?
Congressional Research Service   ?
Courttv.com    Pro
Criminal Justice Legal Foundation (CJLF)    ?
- K -
Organizations Rating Position
Kaisernetwork.org   ?
Kalamazoo Gazette    Pro
KSLA.com    ?
- M -
Organizations Rating Position
Michigan Daily    ?
- N -
Organizations Rating Position
NARAL Pro-Choice America   ?
National Abortion Federation (NAF)   Pro
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)   ?
National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR)   Pro
National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA)   Con
National Conference for Community and Justice (NCCJ)   ?
National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL)   ?
National Council on Disability (NCD)   ?
National Gay and Lesbian Task Force (NGLTF)   Pro
National Governors Association (NGA)   ?
National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)   ?
National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV)   ?
National Organization for Women (NOW)   Pro
National Review Online (NRO)   ?
National Rifle Association (NRA)   ?
National Right to Life Committee (NRLC)   ?
National School Boards Association (NSBA)   ?
National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC)   ?
National Women's Health Information Center (NWHIC)   ?
New York Times    ?
NewsMax.com   Con
- V -
Organizations Rating Position
Vatican City   ?