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This is the latest installment in a year-end series looking back at a few of the numerous victories by the ACLJ in 2017. When a county Board of Commissioners’ legislative prayer practice was challenged as unconstitutional, the ACLJ filed a key brief leading to a U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals decision determining that Commissioner-led prayer does not violate the Constitution. In this case, the Jackson County, Michigan, Board of Commissioners allowed each Commissioner, on a rotating basis, read more

Sekulow: "Standing with Israel, Our Ally – Pt.2 " Ep. 452

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The ACLJ fights in defense of Israel. / / / The following is part 2 of Ep. 451: Your support helps the ACLJ take on homogenous threats against Israel. The ACLJ has filed motions on behalf of many clients, and ultimately in defense of Israel and their legitimacy as a Jewish state. Click here to...

This Thanksgiving, it is more important than ever to take time to reflect on the true meaning of this important holiday. Thanksgiving is a truly American holiday. It was instituted by President George Washington by a Proclamation on October 3, 1789, setting aside November 26th as a national day of thanksgiving. It commemorated the first Thanksgiving, where our forefathers gathered to celebrate God’s blessings on our non-yet-formed nation. Presidents have continued the tradition to this day (now... read more

ISIS’s brutal campaign of genocide targeting Christians and other minorities wages on. But as it suffers military defeats and loses control of territory it once controlled, it is time now, more than ever, to help the survivors begin the process of recovery and to hold its followers accountable in international courts of law. This week the ACLJ continued advocating for the international community to follow through on its commitments and obligations to do just that. In 2016, the European... read more

This is the latest installment in a year-end series looking back at a few of the numerous victories by the ACLJ in 2017. In a survey conducted within the past year, the ACLJ was named the top organization for “Positive Cultural Change in the U.S.” The American Culture & Faith Institute (ACFI) surveyed politically engaged Christians across the U.S. “to identify the organizations they believed to have been the most effective at leading positive cultural change in the U.S.” Here at the ACLJ, we... read more

U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley has just taken a critically important step to overcome the extra-constitutional roadblocks that have been used to stall President Trump’s eminently qualified nominees to the federal judiciary. In November 2016, the American People went to the polls and selected Donald Trump as the person who would be tasked with appointing judges for vacancies on the federal bench. At the same time, they elected a U.S. Senate to be tasked with providing... read more

This is the latest installment in a year-end series looking back at a few of the numerous victories by the ACLJ in 2017. The ACLJ secured a massive and resounding federal court victory in the most significant U.S. federal court case in defense of Israel’s legitimacy as a Jewish state that we’ve ever undertaken. In 2016, a group of Palestinian activists, backed by known terrorists, filed a $34.5 billion dollar lawsuit in federal court against numerous organizations that support the State of... read more

Sekulow: "Standing with Israel, Our Ally" Ep. 451

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The ACLJ fights in defense of Israel. / / / Your support helps the ACLJ take on homogenous threats against Israel. The ACLJ has filed motions on behalf of many clients, and ultimately in defense of Israel and their legitimacy as a Jewish state. Click here to learn more.

This is the latest installment in a year-end series looking back at a few of the numerous victories by the ACLJ in 2017. After a more than six year legal battle the ACLJ helped finally defeat the Obama Administration’s anti-religious liberty HHS abortion-pill mandate once and for all. Following the passage of pro-abortion ObamaCare, President Obama’s administration concocted the abortion-pill mandate. The abortion-pill mandate required that employers pay for and provide abortion pills through... read more

It is time to end U.S. funding for the terrorist-led Palestinian Authority (PA). As it stands now, U.S. taxpayers are subsidizing the PA government, which in turn pays financial rewards to terrorists and their families. Last year, a Palestinian terrorist stabbed ten innocent civilians and murdered an American citizen in Israel. The PA – which we fund with hundreds of millions of our taxpayer dollars – then paid the terrorist’s family as a martyr for the jihadist anti-Israel cause. For years, we... read more