|Sep 25 2013||Urban League leadership, local elected officials and representatives from the Obama Administration were among those who attended a ribbon cutting ceremony for the new headquarters of the Urban League’s Washington Bureau.|
|Sep 17 2013||Analysis of Stand Your Ground Laws Shows Rise in Overall Homicides An analysis of "Stand Your Ground Laws" released by Mayors Against Illegal Guns, the National Urban League and VoteVets finds a staggering increase in homicides—both justifiable and overall--since these laws were enacted. The... Read|
|Sep 15 2013||Last week marked “National Telephone Discount Lifeline Awareness Week,” which was designed to raise awareness of the Lifeline program. Lifeline provides a subsidy on phone services for low-income families in an effort to provide all Americans with the benefits of a phone, including access to... Read|
|Nov 13 2013||The National Urban League President and CEO Marc H. Morial today pairsed the introduction of The Strong Start for America’s Children Act, hwich provides investments and support for early childhood education.|
|Sep 16 2013||
Study Finds Health Disparities Cost the U.S. $82B in Higher Healthcare Spending and Lost ProductivityA report released today by the National Urban League Policy Institute (www.nul.org) found that African-Americans continue to pay a disproportionate price for health disparities, spending $54.9 billion of the total $82.2 billion for the U.S. in healthcare costs and lost productivity.
|Sep 16 2013||The Campaign for High School Equity today released a white paper that raises serious questions about state accountability plans under the ESEA waiver program of the U.S. Department of Education.|
|Aug 06 2013||The National Urban League Summer Internship Program provides an insight into the world of non-profit management for college students, from the New York City metropolitan area and in Washington, DC. The National Urban League is looking for candidates interested in a career in the not-for-profit... Read|
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August 23 2013
National Urban League and Memorial Foundation Jointly Hosted"Drum Majors for Justice Celebration" on Friday, August 23rd, 2013
July 24 2013
Redeem the Dream at the 2013 National Urban League Conference! The Urban League of Philadelphia will be hosting this year's conference from July 24-27th at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.