LDF’s Sherrilyn Ifill Discusses White Supremacy and Anti-Terrorism Laws on MSNBC’s All In with Chris Hayes

[embed]https://vimeo.com/355657362[/embed] On August 23, 2019, LDF President and Director-Counsel Sherrilyn Ifill appeared on All In with Chris Hayes to discuss the roots of white supremacy, anti-terrorism laws, and the responsibility of the Justice Department to ...

LDF Statement on Justice Department Email Containing White Supremacist and Anti-Semitic Content

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The NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc. (LDF) is both stunned and outraged to learn that the Justice Department sent an email to immigration court employees, including judges, which contained white supremacist and anti-Semitic ...

LDF on the Efficacy and Principle of Facebook Bias Report

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Today, Facebook released a document it has billed as an ‘anti-conservative bias’ report or audit. This so-called ‘report’ is grossly lacking in rigor and documentation. Rather than serving as an independent analysis it is simply ...

LDF Statement on Police Commissioner’s Decision to Fire Pantaleo

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Today, over five years after NYPD officer Daniel Pantaleo killed Eric Garner with an illegal chokehold, Police Commissioner James O’Neill announced that Pantaleo has been fired from the Department. “For five years Eric Garner’s family ...