The American Civil Liberties of South Dakota seeks to uplift Indigenous people, communities and tribes through community-focused and integrated legal and advocacy work. We aim to support tribal communities -- and follow their lead -- as they work to uphold their sovereignty, dignity, and autonomy.
The ACLU works to ensure that lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender people, and Two Spirit communities can live openly without discrimination and enjoy equal rights, personal autonomy, and freedom of expression and association.
Technological innovation has outpaced our privacy protections. As a result, our digital footprint can be tracked by the government and corporations in ways that were once unthinkable.
The ACLU aims to preserve and extend constitutionally guaranteed rights to people who have historically been denied their rights on the basis of race.
The ACLU strives to safeguard the First Amendment’s guarantee of religious liberty by ensuring that laws and governmental practices neither promote religion nor interfere with its free exercise.
Abortion is one of the most common medical procedures performed today, and it's incredibly safe. But laws that make it difficult if not impossible for a woman to get an abortion if they need one, particularly if they're poor, are increasing at an alarming pace.