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

Sherrilyn Ifill Discusses Legacy of Jim Crow at MoMA Event

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Attorney General Holder and Senator Leahy Hail LDF's Past and Future

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Lumumba Akinwole-Bandele Among Voices Urging Recording of Police

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Sherrilyn Ifill Discusses Shooting by Police of Unarmed Black Man in SC

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Leading the Future of Civil Rights, LDF Turns 75

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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.

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