“ I support the ACLU because I am concerned about the erosion of our Constitution and I’ve always been fiercely protective of people’s civil rights. I’m a secular Humanist. I support religious freedom for everyone, including my right to freedom from religion. I’ve been an ACLU ‘card carrier’ for years and largely supported the cause through donations. Now that I’m retired, I’m donating not only money, but more importantly I’m spending my time, energy and passion to the struggle for individual rights.
Marriage matters. It matters to same-sex couples in the same ways that it matters to everyone. Couples get married because they want to make a lifetime commitment to the person they love and to protect their families.
Marriage says “we are a family” in a way that no other word does.
In a matter of weeks, the public could finally have access to information the CIA has been trying to keep secret for years. That is, unless the CIA decides otherwise.
The summary of a Senate report documenting the CIA's use of torture is...