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Urban League's Morial Urges Peaceful Protest, Accountability For Excessive Use of Force, Prayers for Families of the Dead & Injured Police

NEW YORK (September 21, 2016) - Urging peaceful protest, National Urban League President and CEO Marc H. Morial today called for thorough, independent investigations of the police-involved shootings in Charlotte, N.C., and Tulsa, Oklahoma, and accountability for excessive use of force.

WASHINGTON, D.C. (September 15, 2016) -- National Urban League President and CEO Marc H. Morial today was named to the NonProfit Times’ 2016 Power & Influence Top 50.

NEW YORK (September 13, 2016) -- The National Urban League’s 2016  State of Black America outreach campaign has won an Excellence in Multicultural Marketing Award from the National Association for Multi-Ethnicity in Communications.
 

Indianapolis, Kansas City and Houston to serve as pilot program sites to evaluate health promotion interventions

 

We have come to Baltimore to let the nation and the world know what we’re going to do. And I have also come to be brief, and to be seated.

We’ve come to Baltimore, the site of the very first anti-segregation sit-in of its kind at Read’s Drug Store in 1955, to let the nation and the world know what we’re going to do.

We’ve come to Baltimore, where Donald Gaines Murray and the NAACP took on the University of Maryland and successfully desegregated its Law School in 1936, to let the nation and the world know what we’re going to do.

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