Loretta Lynch for U.S. Attorney General!
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This week, Senate confirmation hearings were held for President Obama’s nomination of U.S. Attorney Loretta Lynch to serve as America’s next U.S. Attorney General, and the National more

#SOTU: Making America Work
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On Tuesday, President Barack Obama gave his 2015 State of the Union address and declared, “The shadow of crisis has passed, and the State of the Union is strong.” I recently wrote more

Celebrate Dr. King’s Legacy with Service
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With a central part of his legacy – the Voting Rights Act – currently in the forefront of American dialogue via the release and success of the Ava DuVernay-directed Selma, millions more

Hate Has No Place – Here or Anywhere
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Earlier this week, our collective consciousness was again shocked by two despicable incidents spanning international borders – the bombing of an NAACP office in Colorado Springs on Tuesday more

#Justice4All: More than a Hashtag, It's About Action
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On behalf of the National Urban League, I strongly condemn the recent killing of two New York City Police Department officers. The brutal shooting of Officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos in more