Save Our Cities: Education, Jobs & Justice
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“Save Our Cities: Education, Jobs & Justice” is not just the theme of the National Urban League 2015 Conference, happening next week in Ft. Lauderdale. It’s a call to action more

Historic Effort to Reform Criminal Justice System Will Transform the Nation
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This week, President Obama became the first sitting President to visit a prison. He commuted the unduly harsh sentences of 46 non-violent drug offenders. And he outlined a vision for a fairer, more

#OneNationOneFlag: Uniting Around the U.S. Flag, Rejecting Symbols of Hate
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In just under three weeks, since the National Urban League launched the One Nation, One Flag campaign to eliminate Confederate symbols from public spaces and rally around the U.S. flag, the spirit more

Supreme Court Decisions Are Meaningful Advancement for Social and Economic Justice
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It was with joyful hearts that we welcomed the news this week of the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling not only on the issue of health insurance subsidies under the Affordable Care Act, but also more

Seeking Gratitude Among Tragedy This Father's Day
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This weekend, many of us will celebrate Father's Day with lighthearted greeting cards and gifts of ties, tools, golf clubs or hugs. Those of us who are fortunate to have had the guidance more