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

Ted Shaw Appointed Director of UNC's Center for Civil Rights

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Sherrilyn Ifill Discusses Civil Rights Act on Andrea Mitchell Show

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LDF Participates in White House Support for Equal Pay

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Support Debo Adegbile to Lead DOJ Civil Rights Division

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Help LDF Push Back on Voter Suppression

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

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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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