Last updated on: 11/12/2007 | Author: ProCon.org

Civilrights.org Biography

Position:
Pro to the question "Is the ACLU Good for America?"
Reasoning:

Editor’s Note: Civilrights.org posts many press releases from the ACLU. LCCR collaborates with the ACLU on many civil rights issues.

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
  Organizations/VIPs/Other
Individuals and organizations that do not fit into the other star categories.
Description:

“Civilrights.org is a collaboration of the Leadership Conference on Civil Rights and the Leadership Conference on Civil Rights Education Fund. Its mission: to serve as the site of record for relevant and up-to-the minute civil rights news and information.”

“About Us,” www.civilrights.org (accessed Oct. 19, 2007)

Mission:

“Home to socially-concerned, issue-oriented original audio, video, and written programming, civilrights.org is committed to serving as the online nerve center not only for the struggle against discrimination in all its forms, but also to build the public understanding that it is essential for our nation to continue its journey toward social and economic justice.”

“About Us,” www.civilrights.org (accessed Oct. 19, 2007)

Other:
Web site
Quoted in:
  1. Should Racial Profiling Be Accepted as a Law Enforcement Practice?
  2. Is the American with Disabilities Act (ADA) a Good Law?