The Lawyers' Committee hosted a panel discussion on the implications of the resegregation of public education and concurrent changes in student demographics—and about what can be done to reverse this disturbing trend. Read More »
The Lawyers’ Committee's statement following the Supreme Court’s decision in Schuette v. Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action. Read More »
- May 17, 2014 Historically black colleges still seeking equality in Md. Attorney General Eric Holder marked the 60th anniversary of the Supreme Court's historic decision in Brown v. Board of Education, which overturned the doctrine of "separate but equal," by addressing graduates at a Maryland university that is at the center of the ongoing fight for equality and integration. Read More »
- Sep 19 Free Parent Advocacy Workshop in Minneapolis, MN On Saturday, September 27th , PREP, in conjunction with Minneapolis Public Schools, the Office for Family, Student and Community Engagement and the YMCA, will host a free advocacy workshop for parents and their children.
- Sep 03 Minorities outnumber whites in US schools
- Jul 10 A Victory for the South Jersey Educational Reentry Program The South Jersey Educational Reentry Program recently won a significant victory on behalf of one of our clients, T.W.—an African American student in Atlantic City.