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Letters from the Executive Director


November 1, 2014

Hundreds of thousands of voters may be silenced on Election Day

July 2, 2014

Lawyers’ Committee Honors the 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964

April 3, 2014

50 Years of Moving America Toward Justice

April 3, 2014

50 Years Later, No Time for Complacency

March 7, 2014

Looking Back on 1963 Fifty Years Later

January 8, 2014

Immigration Reform: The Next Frontier in the War on Poverty

July 29, 2013

ALERT: Does the ‘Stand Your Ground Law’ Reign in YOUR State? Read On

January 15, 2013

50th Anniversary of Medgar Evers’ Assassination Reminds Us of Civil Rights Work That Remains

May 9, 2012

EEOC Guidance Critical to Equitable Employment Opportunities for Racial Minorities

March 8, 2012

Women, Especially African-Americans, Still Battling Workplace Equity

February 1, 2012

Building a ‘Fair Economy’ Must Remain a Top Goal

November 24, 2011

Excluded From Democracy: The Impact of Recent Voting Law Changes

August 26, 2011

Wake Up America … Dream Not Yet Fully Realized

August 5, 2011

Ways Funders Can Help Advocates Affirmatively Further Fair Housing

July 21, 2011

Threat to American Dream of Home Ownership Especially Devastating for Seniors, Minority Communities

April 14, 2011

Voters Beware: As 2012 Election Begins, Legislative Initiatives Target Vulnerable Voters

April 5, 2011

‘We Are One’ in the legacy of Dr. King

February 28, 2011

Those Who Don’t Learn from History are Destined to Repeat It

January 18, 2011

Five Years After Katrina, Settlement Offers Hope to Thousands of Families in The Gulf

December 2, 2010

Challenges and Opportunities

September 24, 2010

The Cruel Irony of Politics

August 4, 2010

Our Deep and Continuing Commitment to the Gulf Coast Region

June 7, 2010

The Widening Racial Wealth Divide

May 17, 2010

The Unfulfilled Promise of Brown v. Board of Education

May 3, 2010

The New Jim Crow

March 24, 2010

Historic Enactment of Health Care Reform is Applauded

March 2, 2010

Join the Lawyers’ Committee in Fighting Loan Modification Scammers

February 19, 2010

Lawyers’ Committee Formed at Height of Civil Rights Movement

January 28, 2010

Lawyers’ Committee Weighs in on State of the Union Address

October 30, 2009

Still Grappling with Racism “In the Age of Obama”

August 13, 2009

Race and The Summer of 2009 — Challenges Remain!

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