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Advancement Project mourns the loss of long-time Board member, Attorney Sheila Thomas

Sheila Thomas was a staunch civil rights advocate who refused to sit on the sidelines.

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Banning Muslims is Wrong; Ruling Leaves Door Open for Increased Bigotry and Intolerance

The Supreme Court has endorsed fear mongering and racism.

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Trump Executive Order Cannot Hide Immoral Crisis of Criminalization of Migration

We must end the criminalization of migration.

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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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