Violence Prevention

Violence Prevention

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Virginia Case: "In these trying times, the League’s commitment to democracy requires us to speak out against racism and violence. I hope you will join me in this commitment by doing the work required of us to be an anti-racist organization".
Duel at the Douglass: Wayland Cubit, Tommie Johnson to debate for Oklahoma County sheriff

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The 2020 race for Oklahoma County sheriff will result in the first Black sheriff to hold the office, regardless of who wins.

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Get involved! There are many ways to have your voice heard by elected officials and policy makers. Choose what's important to you and take action today. Democracy is not a spectator sport.

Second Amendment Sanctuary: What it would really mean for our county

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"We also mourn those who have lost their lives or been harmed, mentally, or physically, as a result of America's pervasive culture of anti-blackness.

Statement of Position on Gun Policy, as adopted by 1990 Convention and amended by the 1994 and 1998 Conventions.
(For Complete position: Impact on Issues, pg. 87)

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Sept. 19, 2019

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Listening to the news reports of the inhumane treatment of George Floyd and the response of people of all ages, colors, and genders, the resounding message from our black brothers and sisters is, “We cannot do this alone!” It is time for white Ame

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