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DSC Youth on Fire at UN Youth Assembly: From the Desk of Dignity in Schools Campaign’s Co-Chair, Racial Justice NOW! 9/18/2017

Youth are taking on new roles and opportunities within Dignity in Schools Campaign. The need for deeper youth engagement and leadership has been building momentum in DSC for many years now, and the tipping point came when the youth at…

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Trump Administration to Allow School Police Departments Renewed Access to Free Military-grade Weapons 8/29/2017

As feared, the Trump Administration has announced that it will end an Obama Executive Order (EO) which placed some limits on a program that distributed free military equipment to local police departments, including those in school districts (known as the…

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Dignity in Schools Campaign, Legal Defense Fund, Local Advocates Announce Recommendations for Mississippi State Education Plan 6/16/2017

Jackson, Mississippi - Today, the Dignity in Schools Campaign (DSC), NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc. (LDF), and local advocates announced their recommendations for Mississippi’s draft state education plan, which will be submitted on September 18th to the U.S.…

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