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February 9, 2017
Undated courtesy photo of Charles Samuelson, who is stepping down Feb. 28, 2017 after 20 years as executive director of the American Civil Liberties Union of Minnesota. Photo courtesy of ACLU-MN.
Samuelson, longtime head of Minnesota ACLU, steps down
February 9, 2017 - 8:13pm
January 31, 2017
Letter: Join us in peaceful protest
January 31, 2017 - 10:17pm
November 1, 2016
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Federal panel begins Minnesota police civil rights study
November 1, 2016 - 6:56am
September 26, 2016
The flag of diversity flutters at the U.S. Embassy in San Jose, Costa Rica, as a show of support for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community in Costa Rica, June 3, 2016.  REUTERS/Juan Carlos Ulate/File Photo
Supreme Court has reasons to duck transgender rights fight
September 26, 2016 - 10:32am
December 30, 2015
Chicago mayor announces police reforms after fatal shooting
December 30, 2015 - 3:19pm
March 1, 2015
Chicago protesters demand probe of what they call police ‘black site’
March 1, 2015 - 11:34pm
January 18, 2015
Fargo resident Jim Kloster participated in civil rights demonstrations with Martin Luther King in Selma, Ala., in 1965. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/David Samson
From Selma to North Dakota: Martin Luther King day stirs up memories
January 18, 2015 - 10:13pm
April 15, 2014
Minnesota Opinion: Moving in a civil rights direction in America
April 15, 2014 - 6:00am
September 16, 2013
Alabama marks anniversary of racial bombing that sparked change
September 16, 2013 - 7:27am
July 27, 2013
In this September 30, 2000 file photo, U.S. ambassador to the Holy See Lindy Boggs speaks during a news conference in Rome. Boggs, of Louisiana, who fought for civil rights during nearly 18 years in Congress after succeeding her late husband in the House, died Saturday, July 27, 2013. She was 97. (AP Photo/Massimo Sambucetti, File)
Former Rep. Lindy Boggs of Louisiana dies at 97
July 27, 2013 - 10:43am
June 25, 2013
High court voids key part of Voting Rights Act
June 25, 2013 - 9:31am