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We Came to Learn: A Call to Action for #PoliceFreeSchools

Safety does not exist when Black and Brown young people are forced to interact with a system of policing that views them as a threat and not as students.

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We Won!

Advancement Project National Office Law Suit Results in the First Federal Court Win Ordering Release of Medically Vulnerable People in our Country’s Jails #FreeAndSafe from COVID-19.

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Advancement Project National Office in the News

From Teen Vogue, Essence and The New York Times, to XM Radio, USA Today and the Appeal, we're on the record in the name of racial justice.

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#FreeAndSafe from COVID-19

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

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Office Closed During Quarantine

Advancement Project National Office staff will work remotely until it is deemed safe to return, to ensure the health and well-being of our team members, and local and national partners in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

WATCH: #SayHerName - A National Town Hall for Breonna Taylor

Celebrities, Grassroots Activists, National Advocates Demand Justice for Breonna Taylor and Issue Call to Action

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Statement: In Support of Minneapolis Disbanding its Police Department

Advancement Project National Office stands with our grassroots partners who demand that police departments be defunded.

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Statement: We Applaud Minneapolis Public School Board’s Decision to Embrace #PoliceFreeSchools

Advancement Project National Office and Alliance for Educational Justice applaud Minneapolis Public Schools for ending all contracts with the Minneapolis Police Department.

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Divest+Defund=#FreeAndSafe Communities

Divesting from Policing: Advancement Project National Office’s List of Demands

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PETITION: End No-Knock Police Raids and #DefundThePolice in Louisville, KY

Demand #JusticeForBreonna. Sign the Petition to End No-Knock Raids and Defund the Police

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Congratulations to the #CloseTheWorkhouse Campaign

St. Louis Board of Aldermen to Introduce #CloseTheWorkhouse Bill

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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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Breonna Taylor: Divesting from Policing in Louisville, Kentucky

Through collective action, we are confident that we can build a new society where communities of color can be free and safe.

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#FreeAndSafe from COVID-19

People sitting in jails and prisons are now facing death due to the inaction of public officials across the country during the COVID-19 pandemic. 670,000…

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Close the Workhouse

Kicking off the national movement to end pre-trial detention and end the country’s reliance on incarceration starts on a local, grassroots level.

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Florida Voting Rights Organizations Prepare for Legal Showdown in Statewide Elections Trial

A coalition of racial justice organizations filed a trial brief documenting the gross inaction of the state of Florida in making voting changes amidst the…

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Youth Across Country Petition School Boards to Reimagine Safety in National Week of Action

Black and Brown Youth Demand #PoliceFreeSchools with National Week of Action Today, June 22, 2020, marks the beginning of a week-long, nationwide call to…

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Advancement Project National Office Applauds Supreme Court’s Decision To Rule Against Trump Administration Ending DACA

Washington, D.C. – Advancement Project National Office and its partners are applauding today’s 5-4 ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court to block the Trump administration…

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