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Advancement Project National Office Sues DHS and ICE for Failing to Provide Records Under FOIA

Complaint seeks access to information about the Trump Administration’s Anti-Immigrant Hotline and ICE Collaboration in Virginia

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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 and DED.

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JP Morgan Chase Takes Stand on Banking Private Prisons

On JP Morgan Chase’s decision…

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Philadelphia Student Union, Advancement Project National Office Pen Policy 805 Opposition Letter to Philadelphia Board of Education

PSU releases demands in response to proposed emergency preparedness policy, including removal of metal detectors in schools

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Close the Workhouse Campaign Holds Rally to Demand Release of Men Trapped in the Workhouse

Following reports of extreme cold and continued inhumane conditions at St. Louis City’s jail, the Workhouse, advocates gather to demand the release of David Dixon and Jeffrey Rozelle

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Players Coalition Charitable Foundation Announces Partnership with Advancement Project’s National Office

Advancement Project National Office, Players Coalition to Tackle Policing in Schools, Policing in the Streets through New ‘Free & Safe’ Campaign

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Lawsuit Filed to Challenge St. Louis City’s Unconstitutional Cash Bail System

“We are attacking the City of St. Louis’ illegal procedures used to jail more than 1,000 people solely because of their inability to make a cash payment to purchase their freedom.”

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Nationwide Racial Equity Groups Organize in Support of Racial Healing

Groups Support NDORH with Prayer Vigil and Tele Town Hall

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