Advancement Project and other national civil rights and racial justice organizations are taking legal action to protect people in jails and prisons.Learn More
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.Learn More
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 truLearn More
Celebrities, Grassroots Activists, National Advocates Demand Justice for Breonna Taylor and Issue Call to ActionWATCH
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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…
Kicking off the national movement to end pre-trial detention and end the country’s reliance on incarceration starts on a local, grassroots level.
CONTACT Alex Jordan [email protected] 404-558-3581 WASHINGTON – Today, in response to the police murder of Daunte Wright in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, Advancement Project National Office’s…
CONTACT Maya Boddie [email protected] 202-728-9557
Legal action taken in the Supreme Court works to ensure that students’ First Amendment rights are protected…
CONTACT Jeralyn Cave [email protected] 202-921-7321 On Thursday, Georgia Governor Brian Kemp signed into law a massive voter suppression bill limiting the use of drop…