Representative Lucy McBath Co-Sponsors Legislation to Curb Gun Violence
McBath, the mother of slain teen Jordan Davis: “For my son, my family and the countless others impacted by gun violence—we will fix this broken system.”
Obama Administration Announces Gun Control Measures
President Barack Obama: “Second amendment rights are important, but there are other rights that we care about as well, and we have to be able to balance them.”
Federal Guide Warns: Don't Discriminate Against Job Applicants With Background Checks
Criminal background checks are a widespread tool of discrimination aimed squarely at men of color.
The Illegal Background-Check Boom
Employers are increasingly skirting the law with hiring bans on people with criminal records–a trend that has been devastating for black and Latino workers.