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Civil Rights News: What Creates Prosperity?; New Leader at NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund; Many Americans Support Pathways to Immigrant Citizenship

Compiled by Emily Van Dusen, a Spring 2013 intern at The Leadership Conference Education Fund Justice and Prosperity Editorial New York Times As key civil rights cases concerning voting rights, gay rights, and other civil rights issues are poised to … Continue reading

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Civil Rights News: Inhumane Treatment of Prisoners in Solitary Confinement; Native American Tribes in Harmful Proximity to Coal-Burning Plants; Lasting Power of the NAACP

Compiled by Tori Kim, a Summer 2012 Leadership Conference Education Fund Intern Destroying the Soul (Opinion) Colin Dayan Washington Post In this opinion article, Dayan strongly denounces the practice of solitary confinement and the existence of Supermax facilities, which isolate … Continue reading

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