Past Events

Override Vetoes - Protect Alaska's Future

It's time to speak out and let Alaska's legislators know we are counting on them to override Governor Dunleavy's vetoes. Alaskan's homegrown Grammy award winners - Portugal. The Man are joining their fellow Alaskans to rally for Alaska's future.

July 9, 2019 to
July 10, 2019

Transgender Day of Remembrance

On Tuesday, November 20 communities across the country will observe Transgender Day of Remembrance, which honors transgender people who have lost their lives to transphobic violence.

November 16, 2018 to
November 20, 2018

Rally to #ReturnPFDsToExonorees

People who are incarcerated are ineligible to receive their PFDs, but what happens if a conviction is vacated, overturned, or reversed, such as the case of the Fairbanks Four? Currently, nothing---the State of Alaska does not return the PFD payments that were wrongfully kept from Alaskans.

April 21, 2018 to
April 22, 2018

13th Screening and Panel

Join YWCA Alaska and the ACLU of Alaska for this presentation of the Netflix documentary 13th​, Ava DuVernay's award-winning film that illustrates the unseen complexity of America's prison system and its connection to st

April 18, 2018

Vote By Mail Canvasses - 3/17 and 3/31

Anchorage will be conducting all municipal elections by mail only starting with the 2018 election. Ballots will be sent to voter in mid-March and must be postmarked by April 3!

March 17, 2018 to
April 1, 2018

ACLU Update in Juneau

2017 was a busy year for defenders of civil rights and liberties.

March 26, 2018 to
March 27, 2018

Women's History Month Lunch Panel

Join the ACLU of Alaska, the Young Lawyers Section of the Anchorage Bar Association, and the Anchorage Association of Women Lawyers for a discussion of Alaska's earliest women lawyers, their lives and careers, and the tribulations they faced as trailblazers in Alaska's legal community.

March 15, 2018 to
March 16, 2018

International Women's Day - Film Screening + Discussion

In honor of International Women's day, join us for a free screening of Audrie and Daisy, a wrenching documentary of two teenagers assaulted by people they considered friends, harassed online, and ostracized by th

March 7, 2018

Securing Your Digital Privacy

As we become increasingly reliant on the internet in our daily lives, it is critically important to take steps to keep our personal information secure. Join the ACLU of Alaska and IT expert Leon Jaimes for a talk on protecting your privacy in the digital age.

February 15, 2018 to
February 16, 2018

Vote By Mail City-Wide Canvass

We need to make sure every voter in Anchorage knows we are moving to Vote By Mail this year. Join us at the ACLU office to spread the word about Vote By Mail in Anchorage and help more people prepare to vote than ever before! We're hosting a city-wide canvass for voter education.

February 10, 2018 to
February 11, 2018