Communications's blog

At Liberty: Friday, August 15, 2014

ACLU backs children refugees at the Stand Up for All Kids rally

ACLU rallies to show support for immigrant children

On August 7, 2014, the ACLU of Massachusetts rallied at the State House to express support for the unaccompanied immigrant children who have fled violence in Central America.

Attorney Nashwa Gewaily, a legal fellow at the organization, addressed the crowd of hundreds, telling them that "In the battle for basic justice and moral decency we will win." Watch the video of her speech, read the transcript and see more photos below.

At Liberty: Friday, August 8, 2014

Boston City Council to consider "Trust Act"

Communities call for end to unconstitutional and harmful "ICE holds."