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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 Unveils Historic 1965 Selma March Legal Document

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VRA at 50: A Public Conversation and Unity Reception

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The March Continues & We Need Your Help (continued)

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LDF Calls For Wholesale Reforms After DOJ’s Findings in Ferguson

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LDF Remembers Reverend Theodore M. Hesburgh

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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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