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ACLU, Stand Up! Go here for news, podcasts, & rants dedicated to our civil liberties. Also check out the ACLU of Illinois website.

AskTheJudge What are your rights at home?  At school?  Learn about and discuss the law with other teens.

First Amendment Center: Student Expression From dress codes to Facebook, this site covers free speech topics that concern you.

Illinois Rules of the Road Download these to help you study for your driver's test; or review any of the changes since you got your license. The rules are also available in Polish and Spanish. For more practice, download the workbook.

National Anti-Censorship Coalition An alliance dedicated to protecting free expression and access to information in classrooms and libraries.

National Youth Advocacy Coalition NYAC is a social justice organization that advocates for and with young people who are LGBTQ in an effort to end discrimination.

Register to Vote If you will turn 18 on or before the date of the next General Election, then you can register to vote! Find answers to your questions about voting in Illinois here. If you live in Suburban Cook County, than you will also find election information at the Cook County Clerk website.

YouthNoise The mission of YouthNoise is to enable young people to become informed, engaged, and connected citizens with a voice that is heard around the world.