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Brutality, Abuse, & Neglect at ICA-Farmville Detention Center

Local, National Organizations Expose Deplorable ICA-Farmville Conditions

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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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Lawsuit Filed in Response to East Baton Rouge Sheriff, Warden Claims that Coronavirus is Under Control

East Baton Rouge Parish Prison Sheriff and Warden, defendants in a federal lawsuit filed by the advocates, claim the jail has the coronavirus pandemic under control, but the plaintiffs and other witnesses in the jail insist that nothing is farther from the tru

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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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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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What Voters Need to Know About Sheriffs

Learn the role of sheriffs and how YOU can vote in progressive leaders that get us closer to a more #FreeAndSafe society for people of color.

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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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Huge Victory: Close the Workhouse Campaign Reaches its Goal!

St. Louis City Board of Aldermen Unanimously Vote to #CloseTheWorkhouse Jail

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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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Leading Civil Rights & Racial Justice Organizations Observe the National Day of Racial Healing

Leading racial equity organizations will pause to participate in the 5th Annual W.K. Kellogg National Day of Racial Healing (#NDORH) on January 19, 2020.

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Advancement Project National Office Applauds Nomination of Civil Rights Leaders to Biden-Harris U.S. Department of Justice

CONTACT Jeralyn Cave [email protected] 202-921-7321 WASHINGTON – Yesterday, President-elect Joe Biden nominated a slate of veteran civil rights leaders to head the U.S. Department…

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Leading Civil Rights and Racial Justice Organizations Denounce Domestic Terrorism at U.S. Capitol

‘Those who aim to obstruct the peaceful transition of power must be held accountable.’

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