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"The NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund is simply the best civil rights law firm in American history." -- President Obama

LDF Sues DC Metro Over Unfair Criminal Background Checks Policy

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LDF Calls on House Majority Leader to Champion Voting Rights

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On MSNBC's "The Last Word" Ifill Condemns Police Brutality

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Detroit Must Restore All Water Shutoffs for Neediest Residents

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Ifill Discusses Judicial Diversity at National Bar Association Conference

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Help LDF Push Back on Voter Suppression

Learn more about the proposed Voting Rights Amendment Act of 2014 (VRAA).

Urge Congress to strengthen and pass the VRAA.

Learn more about voter suppression efforts since Shelby v. Holder.

Tell us about recent voting changes in your former Section 5 jurisdiction and how they affect your community.

Find out if you live in a place formerly covered by Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act.

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