By Karen Anderson
ACLU-NC Executive Director
For more than fifty years, the American Civil Liberties Union of North Carolina has defended freedom and justice for all, no matter who is in office or what power they may wield. Our role is no different today. Our work to hold the government to the eternal promise of the Constitution continues.
So how does this week’s election impact the progress made on critical civil liberties issues such as voting rights, criminal justice, gender equity, reproductive justice or LGBTQ equality? I cannot answer those questions today, but let me reassure you that we at the ACLU-NC are wasting no time in preparing for the new political landscape....