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“No Fly, No Buy,” Supported By 90% of Americans, Deserves A Vote
6/23/2016
Opening reMarcs

In response to Congress’ incomprehensible inaction on gun safety in the wake of the nation’s worst mass shooting, Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) led a sit-in on the House floor on Wednesday to......read more

Pray for Unity in the Wake of Horrifying Mass Shooting in Orlando
6/15/2016
Opening reMarcs

As the nation mourns the deadliest mass shooting in American history, we in the Urban League Movement have called for a national movement to reject intolerance and hate. While we do not know –......read more

Happy Mother's Day!
5/5/2016
Opening reMarcs

Mother’s Day is singular – not Mothers’ – to remind us that we should honor that one person who has done more for us than anyone: Mother. Your mother. No one is more special......read more

Virginia Restores Voting Rights for Felons
4/28/2016
Opening reMarcs

More than 200,000 convicted felons will have their voting rights restored, thanks to a forward-thinking move by Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe. In the wake of the Voting Rights Act of 1965, felony......read more

National Urban League Mourns the Passing of Alma Arrington Brown
4/14/2016
Opening reMarcs

There are few members of our Urban League family who have made a greater impact, or whose loss will be felt more deeply than Alma Arrington Brown, who passed away last week at the age of 76. Alma was......read more


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