* Civil Rights (Organizations)

  • This section of Discover The Networks examines civil rights organizations whose agendas are less dedicated to principles of fairness and inclusion than they are to "social justice" and other radical objectives.

Academics for Justice (AFJ)
Action LA
Advancement Project (AP)
Al-Awda (aka Palestine Right to Return Coalition) (AA)
Al-Bireh Palestine Society (ABPS)
Al-Talib (AT)
All of Us or None (AUN)
Alliance For Justice (AFJ)
Alliance of Californians for Community Empowerment (ACCE)
Alternatives Canada (AC)
American Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC)
American Bar Association Commission on Immigration Policy, Practice and Pro Bono (ABA)
American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)
American Friends Service Committee (AFSC)
American Immigration Council (AIC)
American Immigration Law Foundation (AILF)
American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)
American Muslim Association of North America (AMANA)
American Muslim Council (AMC)
American Muslims for Global Peace and Justice (AMGPJ)
American Muslims for Jerusalem (AMJ)
Americans for Democratic Action (ADA)
ANSWER Coalition
Arab American Action Network (AAAN)
Arab American Institute (AAI)
Arab Association for Human Rights (aka. Human Rights Association) (AAHR)
Aris and Carolyn Anagnos Peace Center Foundation (ACAPCF)
Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN)
Backbone Campaign (BC)
Bend The Arc: A Jewish Partnership for Justice (BTA)
Boston to Palestine (B2P)
Brennan Center for Justice (BCJ)
Brit Tzedek v`Shalom (BTS)
By Any Means Necessary (BAMN)
Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA)
Caritas Internationalis (CI)
Catholic Campaign for Human Development (CCHD)
Center for Community Change (CCC)
Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR)
Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR)
Center for New Community (CNC)
Center for Popular Democracy (CPD)
Center for the Advancement of Women (CAW)
Centro Campesino (CC)
Children’s Defense Fund (CDF)
Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles (CHIRLA)
Coalition for the Human Rights of Immigrants (CHRI)
Code Pink: Women for Peace
Committees of Correspondence for Democracy and Socialism (CCDS)
Congressional Black Caucus (CBC)
Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC)
Congressional Progressive Caucus (CPC)
Constitution Project (CP)
Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR)
Democracy Awakening (DA)
Democracy Matters (DM)
Democratic Socialists of America (DSA)
Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC)
Episcopal Church
Equal Justice Initiative (EJI)
Fair Immigration Reform Movement (FIRM)
Fair Vote (FV)
Fenton Communications (FC)
Freedom Socialist Party (FSP)
Funders’ Committee for Civic Participation (FCCP)
Funding Exchange (FEX)
Gay & Lesbian Advocates & Defenders (GLAD)
Gisha: Center for the Legal Protection of Freedom of Movement (GCLPFM)
Green Party of the United States (GPUSA)
Greenlining Institute (GI)
Harvard Islamic Society (HIS)
Historians Against the War (HAW)
Human Rights First (HRF)
Human Service Employees Registration and Voter Education Fund (Human SERVE)
I-Witness Video (IWV)
If Americans Knew (IAK)
Immigrant Legal Resource Center (ILRC)
Immigrant Workers Citizenship Project (IWCP)
Immigrant Workers Freedom Ride Coalition (IWFRC)
Immigration Policy Center (IPC)
In Defense of Freedom (IDF)
Independent Progressive Politics Network (IPPN)
Institute for Global Communications (IGC)
Institute for Women’s Policy Research (IWPR)
International Action Center (IAC)
International ANSWER
Interreligious Foundation for Community Organization (IFCO)
Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA)
Islamic Teaching Center (ITC)
Ittijah (IT)
Jewish Funds for Justice (JFSJ)
Jews For a Just Peace (JFJP)
Johns Hopkins University Muslim Association (JHUMA)
La Raza Unida (LRU)
La Tierra Es De Todos (The Earth Is For All) (LT)
La Voz de Aztlán (The Voice of Aztlán) (VA)
Lambda Legal (LL)
LatinoJustice PRLDF (LJ) (Formerly the Puerto Rican Legal Defense and Education Fund)
Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law (LCCR)
Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights (LCCHR)
League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC)
League of Women Voters (LWV)
Legal Services for Prisoners with Children (LSPC)
Los Angeles Peace Center (LAPC)
Malcolm X Grassroots Movement (MXGM)
Massachusetts Immigrant and Refugee Advocacy Coalition (MIRA)
Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund (MALDEF)
Mexican American Youth Organization (MAYO)
Mexican-American Coalition for Immigration Reform (MXACIR or Coalition MX-A)
Middle East Children’s Alliance (MECA)
Millions More Movement (MMM)
Mobilize the Immigrant Vote (MIV)
Moving Ideas Network (MIN)
Muslim Advocates (MA)
Muslim Alliance in North America (MANA)
Muslim American Homeland Security Congress (MAHSC)
Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC)
Muslim Student Union—UC Irvine (MSU UCI)
Muslim Students Association of the U.S. and Canada (MSA)
Muslim Students Association—Brown University (BMSA)
Muslim Students Association—Columbia University (MSA CU)
Muslim Students Association—Emory University (MSA EU)
Muslim Students Association—Florida State University (MSA-FSU)
Muslim Students Association—George Washington University (GWMSA)
Muslim Students Association—Michigan State University (MSA MSU)
Muslim Students Association—Ohio State University (OSU-MSA)
Muslim Students Association—Pennsylvania State University (MSA PSU)
Muslim Students Association—Princeton University (MSA PU)
Muslim Students Association—Queensborough Community College (QCC-MSA)
Muslim Students Association—Rutgers University (RU-MSA)
Muslim Students Association—Temple University (MSA TU)
Muslim Students Association—Towson University (MSA-TU)
Muslim Students Association—University of California at Los Angeles (MSA UCLA)
Muslim Students Association—University of California at Berkeley (MSA UCB)
Muslim Students Association—University of California at Davis (MSA-UCD)
Muslim Students Association—University of California at San Diego (UCSD-MSA)
Muslim Students Association—University of California at Santa Barbara (MSA UCSB)
Muslim Students Association—University of California at Santa Cruz (MSA-UCSC)
Muslim Students Association—University of Michigan (MSA UM)
Muslim Students Association—University of North Carolina (MSA-UNC)
Muslim Students Association—University of Pennsylvania (MSA UP)
Muslim Students Association—University of Southern California (MSA USC)
Muslim Students Association—University of Wisconsin (MSA UW)
Muslim Students Association—University of Wyoming (MSA-UW)
Muslim Students Association—Vanderbilt University (VMSA)
Muslim Students Association—Virginia Commonwealth University (MSA VCU)
Muslim Students Association—Wright State University (MSA WSU)
Nation of Islam (NOI)
National Action Network (NAN)
National Alliance of Latin American and Caribbean Communities (NALACC)
National Association for Multicultural Education (NAME)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL)
National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials Educational Fund (NALEO EF)
National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty (NCADP)
National Committee for Voting Integrity (NCVI)
National Council for Research on Women (NCRW)
National Council of Arab Americans (NCA)
National Council of La Raza (NCLR)
National Council of Women’s Organizations (NCWO)
National Day Laborer Organizing Network (NDLON)
National Education Association (NEA)
National Immigration Forum (NIF)
National Immigration Law Center (NILC)
National Korean American Service and Education Consortium (NAKASEC)
National Lawyers Guild (NLG)
National Network for Immigrant and Refugee Rights (NNIRR)
National Network of Grantmakers (NNG)
National Organization for Women (NOW)
National Partnership for Women and Families (NPWF)
National Urban League (NUL)
National Women’s Law Center (NWLC)
National Women’s Political Caucus (NWPC)
New Israel Fund (NIF)
Older Women’s League (OWL)
Palestine Right to Return Coalition (aka Al-Awda) (AA)
Palestine Solidarity Movement (PSM)
Partnership for Civil Justice Legal Defense and Education Fund (PCJ-LDEF)
Peace and Freedom Party (PFP)
Peace No War (PNW)
People for the American Way (PFAW)
People Improving Communities Through Organizing (PICO)
Planned Parenthood Federation of America (PPFA)
Political Research Associates (PRA)
Prairie Fire Organizing Committee (PFOC)
Progressive Majority (PM)
Progressive USA (PUSA)
Public Justice (PJ)
Public Justice Center (PJC)
Puerto Rican Legal Defense and Education Fund (PRLDEF)
Radical Women (RW)
Rainbow / PUSH Coalition (R/PC)
Reform Immigration for America (RI4A)
Refuse & Resist! (R&R!)
Resource Center of the Americas (RCA)
Sentencing Project (SP)
Solidarity USA (SUSA)
South Bay Mobilization (SBM)
South Carolina Progressive Network (SCPN)
Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC)
Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC)
Southwest Alliance to Resist Militarization (SWARM)
Standing Together to Organize a Revolutionary Movement (STORM)
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC)
Thomas Merton Center (TMC)
U.S. Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation (USCEIO)
U.S. Civil Rights Commission (USCRC)
United For Peace and Justice (UFPJ)
United Nations (UN)
United States Student Association (USSA)
Veterans For Peace (VFP)
Voces de la Frontera (VF)
Voices For Progress (VFP)
We Are America Alliance (WAAA)
We the People Project (WPP)
When We All Vote
Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF)
Workers World Party (WWP)
Workplace Fairness (WF)
Young Muslims (YM)