Our democracy works, or suppose to work, as a result of the system of checks and balances as written in our Constitution by our Founding Fathers. So what happens when something is not right and decisions are made and actions taken that are not in accordance with the rulesâ€¦â€¦.then what? Well, one recourse is the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU). Let me be more specific. According to Army Times, the 3rd Infantry Divisionâ€™s 1st Brigade Combat Team has spent 35 of the last 60 months in Iraq patrolling in full battle rattle, helping restore essential services and escorting supply convoys. Now theyâ€™re training for the same mission â€” with a twist â€” at home.