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Partisan Gerrymandering Still a Threat to Communities of Color

Gerrymandering is an intentional effort to maneuver the district lines in ways that limit the political voice of people of color.

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Advancement Project Decries Call for More School Police in Response to Santa Fe High School Shooting

Research supports the use of mental health professionals like counselors, restorative justice programs, and other alternatives to police.

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Voting Rights Watchdogs Ask Court To Protect Missouri Voters Before Elections

Missouri Secretary of State, Department of Revenue in Knowing, Ongoing Violation of the National Voter Registration Act

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Advancement Project Demands Action to Dismantle School-to-Prison Pipeline

New National Data Confirms Racial Disparities in School Pushout

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Racial Justice Organizations Demand Proactive Solutions to School Safety on the 19th Anniversary of Columbine

“School is supposed to be a safe environment, but how can we feel safe in a place that feels like prison?"

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Administration Criminalizes Immigrants with Tennessee Raid

Raid in Tennessee results in administrative arrests and detainment for more than 100 immigrant workers.

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Statement on Atty Gen. Jeff Sessions’ Announcement to “Improve” School Safety

Sessions wants skilled marksmen and gun brandishing soldiers to patrol school hallways.

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Florida’s Policymakers Move to Arm Teachers Places Students of Color at Risk

This bill may as well equate to signing a school-to-prison pipeline warrant for Florida's students of color.

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