National Hispanic Heritage Month, which runs through Sept. 15 to Oct. 15, celebrates the cultures of Hispanic and Latinx Americans whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America.
The ACLU of Iowa is proud to give one of its highest awards—The Louise Noun Award—to four Iowans who have demonstrated a long-term commitment to our most basic rights and freedoms.
Casey Gradischnig, who passed away in May at age 57, has been honored by the ACLU of Iowa with one of its highest honors: The Edward S. Allen Award.
Today the ACLU of Iowa spoke out about the Dorr book burning verdict.
Rita Bettis Austen, ACLU of Iowa Legal Director, issued the following statement:
Today we are thrilled to announce that we're giving Iowa Citizens for Community Improvement (Iowa CCI) our Partners in Liberty award.