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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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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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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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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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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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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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Advancement Project Statement on Daunte Wright’s Murder, Police Claims of Accidental Discharge

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…

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Civil Rights, Advocacy Groups Partner with Law Firm to File Amicus Brief to Protect Freedom of Speech for Students of Color

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…

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Advancement Project National Office Condemns Passage of Georgia Voter Suppression Legislation

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…

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