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Challenging Cash Bail

New lawsuit in St. Louis is part of our national campaign to end pretrial detention and permanently shutter jails and prisons around the country.

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"The Other America"

Celebrating MLK's Legacy at the National Cathedral

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With Your Support

What Advancement Project's National Office Accomplished in 2018

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We Came to Learn: A Call to Action for Police-Free Schools

Download the new report and action kit from Advancement Project and the Alliance for Educational Justice

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Democracy Disappeared

How Florida Silences the Black Vote through Felony Disenfranchisement

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ActionCamp 2018: Policing Race

Building a movement toward police-free schools

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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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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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Voting Rights Restoration

The time is ripe to fundamentally reform our democracy.

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#TakeAKnee: Supporting the Protests of Professional Athletes

Supporting athletes that advocate for change to our country’s unjust policing practices.

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U.S. Supreme Court Issues a New Assault on the Civil Liberties of Immigrant Communities

"...an egregious expansion of an already out-of-control immigration detention system that criminalizes people of color and fuels the prison industrial complex.”

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Advancement Project National Office Celebrates H.R. 6, Vows to Continue Fight to Decriminalize Migration

This legislation provides permanent protections and a pathway to citizenship without adding additional surveillance, enforcement, and border militarization for immigrant youth and individuals with TPS…

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JP Morgan Chase Takes Stand on Banking Private Prisons

On JP Morgan Chase's decision to no longer finance private prison giants GEO Group and Core Civic, Advancement Project National Office released the following statement:

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