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Joseph M Meagher Prof M Rushefsky PLS 101 16 March 7 2000 American Civil Liberties Union The American Civil Liberties Union is an interest group that is concerned with limiting governmental influence into areas it feels are part of an individuals private life and outside the domain of authoritative control And it actively engages in attempting to limit governmental and institutional intrusion into these areas of civil life Also The ACLU believes that each and every member of society posses certain liberties and freedoms as human beings and citizens that can not be infringed upon nor negated There is a wide array of issues within the United States today that the ACLU is concerned with Criminal justice cyber-liberties the death penalty drug policy free speech privacy lesbian and gay rights police practices prisons and reproductive rights are just a few of the areas the ACLU takes an active stance on The ACLU actively attempts to influence legislation and national policy on the death penalty police conduct and the United States policies concerning illegal drug usage and distribution The ACLU is firmly against the use of the death penalty and takes efforts to abolish its use The ACLU attempts to monitor police practices It is very concerned with police corruption police brutality and attempts to insure that police agencies do not overstep their bounds and become agencies of tyranny Also the ACLU believes that current drug laws are out of touch with the reality of the addictive nature of American society today and feels that new approaches besides basic punishment and imprisonment should be pursed to help battle the problem The ACLU like any other interest group seeks new members and it attempts to make joining an easy task The homepage of the ACLU supports a link to a membership page All that is required is to fill out the information requested on the page and a membership contribution is asked for The membership contribution
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