Civil liberties are human rights

UUSC upholds individual freedoms in the United States and abroad. In collaboration with diverse coalitions, UUSC works to stop violations of civil liberties — like racial and religious profiling, torture, and more. Most recently, UUSC has focused on protecting the rights of asylum seekers and refugees, including torture survivors, in the U.S. immigration process.

I sent the following e-mail to our supporters this morning to show that redaction makes it difficult to understand the content of the document. UUSC...

Americans have a right to know about CIA use of torture. Tell President Obama to make the Senate Intelligence Committee's report on torture public...

The Senate Intelligence Committee will likely vote soon on releasing the committee’s comprehensive report on the CIA’s detention and interrogation...
Unitarian Universalists in Maine can make a crucial difference right now in advancing civil liberties. This week, the U.S. Senate could take a major...
General Assembly is a special opportunity for Unitarian Universalists to join together in advancing human rights. UUSC has planned several exciting...
Programs, Advocacy, and Action Every day, UUSC staffers in the Programs, Advocacy, and Action Department are busy helping turn human rights into...
The following is excerpted from UUSC Associate for Grassroots Mobilization Kara Smith's e-mail to UUSC supporters in November 2013 about asylum...
George Friday started community organizing when she was only 14. One day, her teacher put her down because of her race and class. That unfair...
The following is excerpted from UUSC Associate for Grassroots Mobilization Kara Smith's e-mail to UUSC supporters in June 2013 about protections for...
A recent leak that exposed a series of government surveillance programs has created an uproar and prompted a debate about government spying and...

Pages