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NNAAC appalled by DOJ revised guidance on use of race by federal law enforcement

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The National Network for Arab American Communities (NNAAC) joins national groups including South Asian Americans Leading Together (SAALT), The Sikh Coalition, Rights Working Group and the National Council of Asian Pacific Americans in our outrage and dismay with the news accounts on the soon-to-be released Department of Justice revised guidance on the use of race by federal law enforcement agencies. 


NNAAC among 100 organizations to send letter to Obama on use of race by law enforcement

The National Network for Arab American Communities (NNAAC) co-signed and helped garner signatures for a letter that was sent recently to President Barack Obama regarding the U.S. Department of Justice. The letter, sent on behalf of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights and 107 organizations, requests strengthened revisions to the Department's guidance regarding the use of race by federal law enforcement.

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Official White House Photo by Pete Souza