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ColorOfChange Launches Petition Urging Fox to Cancel 'Cops'

In the email sent to members, ColorOfChange said the “stakes couldn’t be higher” considering “the real-world backdrop of an American culture that views young men like Trayvon Martin and Jordan Russell Davis with suspicion.”

Activists Want Rent Relief For NYC Residents Without Power Post-Sandy

With 77,000 residents, the New York City Housing Authority is the nation’s biggest public landlord.

Today's the Last Day to Register to Vote in Over a Dozen States

Have you registered to vote yet?

Are You and Your Friends Registered to Vote? Here's One Website That Does It All

National Voter Registration Day is today and Colorlines.com/NOW is highlighting a website that’s a one-stop-shop for all your voter registration needs.

General Motors and Walgreens Leave ALEC, 30 Firms Have Left

Walgreens and General Motors are the 29th and 30th corporations to announce that they have dropped ALEC.

MillerCoors, HP, and Best Buy Leave ALEC

The companies join the roughly 20 companies that have already parted ways with ALEC since ColorOfChange members began demanding an end to corporate-sponsored voter suppression.

Walmart Backs Away From ALEC's Quest to Suppress Black Voters

Walmart Stores Inc., announced late Wednesday it’s suspending its membership with the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), the right-wing policy group that has worked to suppress the black vote and promoted “Kill at Will” gun laws.

Is ALEC on the Ropes? As Companies Flee, Critics Target IRS

Another bad day for the secretive conservative group that’s spread pro-corporate and Tea Party-style legislation around the country. Common Cause challenges its tax exempt status.

Trayvon Martin Petition Calls for Federal Help After Fla. State Attorney Decision

According to ColorOfChange, Sanford police have moved Martin’s case over to the State’s Attorneys office who is claiming that there is not enough evidence to support even a manslaughter conviction.

Colorlines.com & ColorOfChange.org Meetup in Austin for SXSW [Photos]

Colorlines.com and ColorOfChange.org host meet and greet in Austin!