The ACLU of Nebraska has named these 2019 award winners and will be honoring them at their annual meeting June 22 at Lincoln's Center for People in Need: Unity in Action is awarded the Roger Baldwin Civil Libertarians of the Year Award; Sen. Patty Pansing Brooks is to receive the Defender of the Bill of Rights Award; and Beatty Brasch will receive the Robert M. Spire Founders Service Award.
For over 50 years in Nebraska, the ACLU has worked in courts, legislatures and communities to protect the constitutional and individual rights of all people. With a nationwide network of offices and millions of members and supporters, we take up the toughest civil liberties fights. Beyond one person, party, or side — we the people dare to create a more perfect union. Learn more at aclunebraska.org.