#ReleaseTheReport: Get notified of major action

Mueller’s report has now been handed to the Justice Department for Attorney General Bill Barr’s review. Congress has been notified of the transfer, a Justice Department spokeswoman just announced. We will not activate because Mueller’s findings have been handed over to AG Barr. However, if Barr/Trump hides the report from the public, we will take […]
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This Week in White Supremacy (70) | “U.S. racism is a national and global security threat”

Brought to you by the Equal Justice Society Sherrilyn Ifill on Twitter: “U.S. racism is a national and global security threat.” ==> The Washington Post on Twitter: “New Zealand mosque attacker issued manifesto citing U.S. right-wing extremism as inspiration, police say. Death toll rises to 49.” http://bit.ly/2HNbxA7 Manu Raju on Twitter: “Nadler in NY on […]
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An example of the harm caused by the ‘intent’ standard

In 1975, there were 303 Black students at #Stuyvesant, one of NYC's elite public schools. Look how the numbers have declined: 1980: 212 1990: 1472000: 1092018: 102019: a mere 7 Black students even offered slots This backsliding is indefensible and borderline CRIMINAL. https://t.co/GRzhg0sKkh — Kristen Clarke (@KristenClarkeJD) March 19, 2019 Parents of children denied entrance […]
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This Week in White Supremacy (69): Christchurch and New Zealand are in our hearts

Brought to you by the Equal Justice Society Christchurch and New Zealand are in our hearts. Our deep condolences to the families and loved ones of the victims of the evil terrorist attack on New Zealand mosques. Shaun King on Twitter: “The New Zealand Mosque shooter says in his manifesto that he admires Donald Trump […]
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EJS Board Member Kelly Dermody Wins ABA Margaret Brent Award

Photo by Jim Block via sfbar.org. The Equal Justice Society congratulates our board member Kelly M. Dermody on receiving the 2019 Margaret Brent Women Lawyers of Achievement Award, the American Bar Association highest award for women in the profession. Established by the ABA Commission on Women in the Profession in 1991, the Margaret Brent award recognizes […]
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