Liberty (advocacy group)
British civil liberties campaign group
Liberty (known as the National Council for Civil Liberties or NCCL until 1989) is a advocacy group promoting human rights and protecting civil liberties through the law, legislature and wider society. It is based in the United Kingdom.
|Motto||To protect civil liberties and promote human rights for everyone|
|Formation||22 February 1934|
The NCCL was founded in 1934 by Ronald Kidd and Sylvia Crowther-Smith (later Scaffardi).
Liberty announced Martha Spurrier as its new director on 31 March 2016.
- ↑ Liberty – Constitution and Rules Archived 27 September 2011 at the Wayback Machine | As amended by the AGM 19 May 2007
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 Liberty | Entry in the Encyclopedia of British and Irish Political Organisations
- ↑ Bowcott, Owen (31 March 2016). "Liberty names barrister Martha Spurrier as new director". The Guardian. London. Archived from the original on 31 March 2016. Retrieved 31 March 2016.