NAACP Legal Defense Fund : Defend, Educate, Empower

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

Nelson Joins Rights Groups in Support of Immigration Executive Order

Watch the Video

LDF Applauds Obama’s Announcement of Executive Action on Immigration

Read More

LDF Deeply Mourns the Passing of Board Member William Scheide

Read More

Ebony Features Ifill and Wells on Ebony Power 100 List

Read More

Highlights from 28th Annual National Equal Justice Award Dinner

Watch the Video



Take Action

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.

Share LDF's 'Call to Action' on voting rights.