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Brnovich v. DNC Supreme Court Case

The U.S. Supreme Court further weakened the Voting Rights Act in its ruling in Brnovich v. DNC, a case challenging voting laws in Arizona that discard provisional ballots cast in the wrong precinct and limit who can return absentee ballots.

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George Floyd: One Year Later

In the year since, Black-led protests of multi-racial multitudes across the globe and the work of racial justice organizations has led to progress. This page serves as a memorial to the ones we have lost—our hard-won victories over the last year and the fight ahead.

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Black Mama Bailout: #FreeBlackWomxn

Advancement Project National Office is working with Michigan Liberation to #FreeBlackWomxn from Michigan jails and advance the movement to end cash bail.

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Democracy on the Ropes

Watch a special conversation with voting rights and racial justice leaders, on the intersections of voter suppression and the criminalization of protest.

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Advancement Project and other national civil rights and racial justice organizations are taking legal action to protect people in jails and prisons.

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Advancement Project is a next generation, multi-racial civil rights organization.

Rooted in the great human rights struggles for equality and justice, we exist to fulfill America’s promise of a caring, inclusive and just democracy. We use innovative tools and strategies to strengthen social movements and achieve high impact policy change.

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Remembering George Floyd

By Judith Browne Dianis, Executive Director

One year ago, George Floyd was murdered by a police officer.

He deserved to live on as more than…

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Asian American Belonging: Caste and Constitutionality in the U.S.

By Jennifer Lai-Peterson, Power and Democracy Senior Attorney

In early 2005, I moved to New Orleans to work alongside former members of the Student Non-Violent…

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The Best Mother’s Day Gift is Freedom

By Ashley Carter, Justice Project Program Deputy Director and Senior Staff Attorney

Photo credit: Cyndi Elledge // Photos are a part of the #FreeBlackWomxn…

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Advancement Project National Office Applauds the Passage of the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act

CONTACT Jeralyn Cave [email protected] 202-921-7321 WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 4, the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act. The…

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Congress Must Combat New Wave of Voter Suppression, Pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act

On Monday, the U.S. House Judiciary hosted a hearing on H.R. 4, the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act (VRAA), discussing the need to restore…

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Civil Rights Groups Respond to New Census Data

The Racial Equity Anchor Collaborative, the foremost diverse coalition of national racial justice and civil rights organizations representing and serving more than 53 million people…

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