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ACLU Asks Walmart to Pull Merchandise Bearing Offensive, Racial Slur, “Redskins” From Store in Paw Paw

The ACLU of Michigan, in a letter sent today to Walmart CEO Doug McMillon, has asked the retail giant to remove merchandise bearing the offensive, racial slur “Redkins” from its store in Paw Paw,...

State Board of Canvassers Votes Unanimously to Certify Promote the Vote to Appear on the November Ballot

Promote the Vote (PTV), a measure to secure voting rights in Michigan, has been certified by the Michigan Board of State Canvassers, which voted unanimously...


Voting Rights

ACLU of Michigan Releases Blueprint to Cut Prison Population by 23,000, Saving Taxpayers $1.8 billion

The ACLU of Michigan today released “Blueprint for Smart Justice: Michigan,” a new report that outlines how the state can cut its prison population by more than 23,ooo inmates by 2025 and  save...

2018 Board of Directors Election

August 06, 2018

The ACLU of Michigan is conducting an election of members to its State Board. This year we elect 12 at-large candidates and 2 Local Unit candidates to the 22-member Board of Directors. Read the...


Voting Rights

Who's DeVos? A Closer Look at Trump's Choice for U.S. Secretary of Education

NOTE: The American Civil Liberties Union does not support or oppose candidates for elected or appointive office.

In November, President-elect Donald Trump chose...