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U.S. Commission on Civil Rights. Links to recent news and reports, mission statement and powers of the commission.

Civil Rights.org. Site founded by the Leadership Conference on Civil Rights and the LCCR Education Fund. News, opinions, suggestions for activism, issues, links. Supports affirmative action.

Foundation for Individual Rights in Education. News, issues, case archive. Supports individual rights in education, opposes campus speech codes and race and gender preferences.

American Civil Rights Institute. Links, articles, legislation info. Opposes race and gender preferences.

Center for Individual Rights. Articles, annual reports, cases, links to other organizations. Conservative group promoting individual rights and free expression.

U.S. Department of Justice Civil Rights Division. Description of Civil Rights Division, frequently asked questions, speeches and press releases, cases and briefs.

U.S. Dept. of Education Office for Civil Rights. Overview of the law as it relates to education, questions and answers, regulations, links to Civil Rights offices of other departments.

U.S. Government Legal Disability Rights. Ensuring equal opportunity and protection for those with disabilities. Provides information about the Americans with Disabilities Act and other civil rights laws pertaining to those with disabilities and their families.

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Articles, news, links, activism. Supports minority rights.

Feminist Majority Foundation. Research and information regarding the rights and equality of women in America.

Major Political Parties

Republican National Committee.

Republican Party platform.

Democratic National Committee.

Democratic Party platform.

Third Parties

Green Party of the United States.

Green Party platform.

Libertarian Party.

Libertarian Party platform.

Politics1.com. For information on other third parties, use the Politics1.com Directory of American Political Parties.

Government / Politics Links:

The U.S. Government's Official Web Portal.

Congress.org. A service of Capitol Advantage, a private, nonpartisan company that specializes in facilitating civic participation.

CNN.com "Inside Politics"

Political Information.com. A targeted, nonpartisan search engine just for politics and policy.

Public Agenda. A nonpartisan opinion research organization.