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Samuel L. Jackson asks, "What Would Your World Look Like Without LDF?"
Swarns to Give Keynote Address at The Newark Area Office of the U.S. EEOC Black History Month CelebrationEvent Date(s):February 11, 2015
THE NEWARK AREA OFFICE OF THE U.S. EEOC
CORDIALLY INVITES YOU TO OUR
Black History Month
Our Theme: A Century of Black Life, History and Culture
Guest Speaker: Dr. Margaret Stevens
Director Urban Issues Institute, Essex County College
Event Date(s):February 11, 2015East Capitol St NE & First St NE SVC 212-10Washington, DC 20004
Event Date(s):February 9, 2015University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law500 W. Baltimore St. Westminster Hall - Maryland Carey LawBaltimore, MD 21201
LDF President and Director-Counsel Sherrilyn Ifill and LDF Board Chair Professor David Mills Discuss 21st Century Civil Rights at Stanford LawEvent Date(s):February 6, 2015Stanford Law School559 Nathan Abbott Way Room 280AStanford, CA 94305
On February 6, 2015, Stanford Law School welcomed LDF President and Director-Counsel Sherrilyn Ifill, to campus for a "21st Century Civil Rights Dialogue" with Professor David Mills, Chair of the Board of Directors of the Legal Defense Fund.
The event was part of the school's "SLS for Justice" campaign, a series of events and educational programming focused on race, policing, and the criminal justice system. You can watch in it's entirety below:
Join Sherrilyn Ifill and Khalil Gibran Muhammad at New-York Historical Society’s Next Film PresentationEvent Date(s):January 30, 2015The Robert H. Smith Auditorium at the New-York Historical Society170 Central Park WestNew York, NY 10024
LDF President and Director-Counsel Sherrilyn Ifill and and Khalil Gibran Muhammad are speakers at the New-York Historical Society’s film presentation, "I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang (1932)," at the Robert H. Smith Auditorium.
LDF Associate Director-Counsel Janai Nelson Discussed Selma and Shelby County at 10th Annual Fred Gray Civil Rights Symposium at Faulkner LawEvent Date(s):January 30, 2015Thomas Jones School of Law
LDF Associate Director-Counsel Janai Nelson participated in Faulkner University School of Law's 10th Annual Fred Gray Civil Rights Symposium. The symposium took place on Friday, January 30th at the Thomas Jones School of Law.
Event Date(s):January 23, 2015UNC School of Law160 Ridge Road Room #5052Chapel Hill, NC 27599
Event Date(s):January 16, 2015Sheraton Seattle Hotel1400 Sixth AvenueSeattle, WA 98101
The King County Bar Association honored the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with its Annual Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Luncheon.
Event Date(s):November 13, 2014Economic Policy Institute1333 H St. NW Suite 300, East TowerWashington, DC 20005
Watch video of event here.
Event Date(s):November 6, 2014
On Thursday, November 6, 2014, the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc. (LDF) hosted its 28th annual National Equal Justice Award Dinner (NEJAD) at the Hilton Midtown Hotel, 1335 Avenue of the Americas at 53rd Street. This year's dinner culminated a year-long series of events commemorating the 60th anniversary of Brown v.