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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

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In early 2005, I moved to New…

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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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“Rest Easy, Baba”—Advancement Project Remembers Bob Moses

Yesterday, civil rights champion Bob Moses, a civil rights leader and crusader for social justice and education, passed away at the age of 86. 

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Civil Rights Leaders: ‘It’s Time for the Senate to Do Their Jobs and Pass the For The People Act’

The Senate Rules Committee held a rare field hearing in Atlanta, Georgia focused on the state’s new restrictive voting laws introduced by Republicans in the…

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Advancement Project National Office Statement on Brnovich v. DNC Supreme Court Case

Today, 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…

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