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Giving thanks

By BEN JEALOUS People For the American Way   “In everything give thanks.” That Bible verse can be hard to put into practice. Just by being alive we can be sure of having moments of […]

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Honoring Sherrilyn Ifill

By MARIAN WRIGHT EDELMAN Children’s Defense Fund   Sherrilyn Ifill, the wonderful president and director-counsel of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, just announced she will step down from LDF next spring. As the […]