The Center for Constitutional Rights is dedicated to advancing and protecting the rights guaranteed by the United States Constitution and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Founded in 1966 by attorneys who represented civil rights movements in the South, CCR is a non-profit legal and educational organization committed to the creative use of law as a positive force for social change.
The “war on terrorism” has spurred greater interest in international affairs, but critics have always contended that Americans’ knowledge of the world has been lacking. In the newest addition to our special edition, we’ve added a “Test Your Knowledge” quiz on terrorism and foreign affairs. Find out how much you know, and where you can learn more. We’ll add new questions and new topics periodically.
National Priorities Project analyzes and clarifies federal data so that people can understand and influence how their tax dollars are spent.