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

On MSNBC, Ifill condemns "effort to impose more and more law on this community"

Monday, August 18, 2014

"What, since Sunday, has been done to give the community confidence that justice will be done?" Ifill asked on MSNBC's "The Daily Rundown with Chuck Todd" the morning of August 18th.

"The unrest you see here is the frustration in the absence of leadership, the absence of accountability," Ifill said. "Those leaders need to come forward, stand before the people who elected them, and be accountable: explain what they expect to happen, explain the timetable, explain what their intentions are."

Click here to read LDF's letter to the DOJ demanding systemic changes.