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Under Obama, Racial Hope But No Change
 

(Politico: Edward-Isaac Dovere — 8/24/14) “Things got somewhat better because the country felt proud of itself for electing him. But I certainly think they’re worse than they were on Jan. 20, 2009,” said National Urban League President Marc Morial. “There was a sense that the country had turned the corner. I think today there may be a sense that that progress has been a proverbial step forward and two steps back.”

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(MSNBC: Weekends with Alex Witt — 08/23/14) Marc Morial, President and CEO of the National Urban League, joins Milissa Rehberger to discuss the racial disparity pervasive in Ferguson, Missouri and whether President Obama’s response to the events there is enough.   Read more...
This Saturday, August 23, 2014 thousands will march to demand justice for Eric Garner and his family. Join Rev. Al Sharpton and the Family of Eric Garner: Saturday, August 23, 2014 Staten Island, NY Read more...
As national civil and human rights organizations and leaders committed to the protection of the rights of African Americans and all Americans, we come together as a unified collective to urgently impress upon elected officials, law enforcement, the legal profession, businesses and all those in th Read more...

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As national civil and human rights organizations and leaders committed to the protection of the rights of African Americans and all Americans, we come together as a unified collective to urgently i Read more...