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 "It's very uncommon in the First World. This is not a sight that one normally sees. I'd have to say that I haven't seen this."

December 15, 2017

Order now to give the gift of EJI's new 2018 calendar, A History of Racial Injustice.

December 13, 2017

The disenfranchised, the incarcerated, the condemned, the undocumented, and the marginalized need you to vote tomorrow.

December 11, 2017
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The one-of-a-kind museum will explore America's legacy of slavery, racial terror, segregation, and mass incarceration.
Located in Montgomery, Alabama, this will be the country's first national memorial to victims of lynching.
The need to confront America's history of racial injustice is more urgent now than ever.
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EJI has documented over 4000 racial terror lynchings in the United States between the Civil War and World War II.
Outlines the latest reforms that aid children caught in the American criminal justice system and the work that remains to be done.
We are committed to ending mass incarceration and excessive punishment, challenging cruel conditions of confinement, and confronting America’s long history of racial inequality and injustice.