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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 Education Group Talks Schuette Decision

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Supreme Court Rules Michigan’s Proposal 2 is Constitutional

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LDF and NAACP Urge Marriage Equality for Lesbians and Gay Men in VA

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

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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).

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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