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Proof that #VotingRights are being violated in NC. This is why we must #RestoreTheVRA! http://buff.ly/1QB053N TY Civil Rights
Nearly three years after the Supreme Court gutted the Voting Rights Act (VRA) in Shelby County v. Holder in June 2013, m…
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NC Court upholds #VotingRights restrictions. Restrictions could be in force for #Election2016. #RestoreTheVRA
The state demonstrated a legitimate interest in requiring voters to provide certain credentials before casting their ballots, he ruled.
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#BanTheBox is already helping NY. President Obama should take next step and offer a #FairChance to the formerly incarcerated
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NY Primary saw shocking examples of voter disenfranchisement. Sign petition to defend NY #VotingRights http://buff.ly/1Uc9Coz #2016Election
During this year’s presidential primary, New Yorkers across the state discovered something that voting rights advocates have been saying for years: New York’s election laws are broken.
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17.9 million of nation’s Hispanic population under 18. Highlighting importance of youth engagement in community
Nearly six-in-ten U.S. Hispanics are Millennials or younger, making them the youngest major racial or ethnic group in the United States. In 2014, the median age of Hispanics was just 28 years.
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#NYPrimary voters ran an obstacle course of ineptitude to vote. Why we must #RestoreTheVRA and protect #VotingRights
A record-setting deluge of Primary Day voter complaints led Tuesday to the angry promise of a full-scale investigation into the city’s BOE.
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#Latino Children are Undercounted and continuation could negatively impact overall community NALEO #Demographics
Though Latino children account for more than 1 in 4 children in the U.S., there were 400,000 Latino children unaccounted for in the 2010 census.
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It is possible to #CloseRikers and Glenn E. Martin of JustLeadershipUSA outlines how. #CJReform issue
A former Rikers Island inmate has made it his mission to close the infamous facility.
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For #ReentryWeek President Obama must ensure formerly incarcerated have #FairChance and #BanTheBox for Federal contractors http://buff.ly/24fN3Cl
In November 2015 in Newark, N.J., President Obama announced a series of measures designed to help the re-entry process f…
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Major news out of VA regarding restoration of #VotingRights. #CJReform
Gov. Terry McAuliffe used his executive power to allow more than 200,000 convicted felons to vote, circumventing the Republican-run legislature.
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Kudos Hispanic Federation on a great gala! Great to see so many people from #LatinoMovement + squeeze in #LJPFamilia photo
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NYS #PrimaryDay today and 3 million registered voters can't vote. Good reminder re why #VotingRights push is crucial
New York is the fourth-bluest state in the country, but has some of the worst voting laws.
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Protecting Civil Rights, Cultivating Latino Leaders and Increasing Civic Participation
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LatinoJustice PRLDEF champions an equitable society. Using the power of the law together with education and advocacy, LatinoJustice PRLDEF protects opportunities for all Latinos to succeed in work and school, fulfill their dreams, and sustain their families and communities.