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We have a key opportunity to transform discriminatory and violent policing nationwide

As we continue to fight for justice for Mike Brown, Eric Garner, Ramarley Graham and so many others whose lives have been taken at the hands of racially-motivated and violent local law enforcement, the federal government has a clear role to play in overturning the conditions that led to these tragedies, and setting a higher standard of policing across the country. In key ways, the standards, policies, and practices of the executive branch set the tone and tactics of local and state law enforcement. More...

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  • Tell Brian Kemp: Stop Silencing Georgia Voters

    Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp is refusing to process 51,423 voter registration forms. Time is running out and the deadline to register for the Nov. 4 election is less than a week away. We need him to receive and begin processing the +50k backlog of valid voter registration forms that are on hold in his office. Read More

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    Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted dodges debates while continuing to attack the voting rights of Ohio resident. We need Husted to agree to a televised debate with Senator Nina Turner and ensure the integrity of the voting process. Read More

  • Demand the New York Times retract "angry Black women" rant on Shonda Rhimes

    An outrageous NY Times op-ed by Alessandra Stanley dismisses Shonda Rhimes and her many fascinating and complex Black women characters as “angry Black women." Demand an apology from the New York Times and Alessandra Stanley, and a retraction of her harmful op-ed. Read More