Bill Maher is so politically incorrect he named his first show after it. The New York born comedian, actor, activist, political commentator, and talk show host became a leading voice in the popular progressive movement during the ‘90s with Politically Incorrect with Bill Maher. The landmark TV show invited viewers to a roundtable discussion where celebrities, politicians, academics, and pundits debated controversial issues with often explosive results. With fewer actors and more informed guests, Maher’s new show, Real Time with Bill Maher, strikes a more mature tone. The acclaimed HBO talk show has been nominated for more than ten Primetime Emmy Awards and six Writer's Guild awards. Bill Maher is also an outspoken advocate for several causes, including environmentalism, animal rights, the legalization of marijuana, and health care reform.
ACLU of Southern California
The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) defends the fundamental rights outlined in the U.S. Constitution and the Bill of Rights. These include the right to freedom of speech and assembly, the right to religious freedom, due process of law, equality before the law, and the right to privacy. The ACLU of Southern California affiliate has led the charge in some of the most critical events in our nation’s history including advocating for the thousands of interned innocent Japanese American