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LDF Highlighted in Brown Media Coverage


NAACP LDF Highlighted in Brown Media Coverage

An Associated Press story titled "Segregation gains ground 60 years after Brown" quotes Sherrilyn Ifill.

Housing discrimination — stopping or discouraging minorities from moving to majority-white areas — also plays a role in school segregation and “that’s been a harder nut to crack,” said Sherrilyn Ifill, president of the NAACP Legal Defense Fund, which argued the Brown case in front of the Supreme Court.

The AP story appears in more than 200 outlets around the country, including:

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