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19 May, 2014, 10:24 ET Civil Rights And Education Groups Commemorate 60th Anniversary Of Brown v. Board Of Education And Ask "How Far Have We Really Come?"

Today, national civil rights and education groups joined together to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the pivotal Brown v. Board of Education...


25 Apr, 2014, 14:15 ET National Urban League Mobilizes Against Senate Housing Reform Bill As Drafted, Pushes For Affordable Housing Provisions

NEW YORK, April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --  In two letters submitted to the Senate Banking Committee this week, the National Urban...


10 Apr, 2013, 04:15 ET National Urban League's State Of Black America Finds Uneven Progress In The Pursuit Of Equality

The National Urban League's (www.nul.org) State of Black America report released today concludes that despite social and economic gains, the...


05 Dec, 2012, 10:32 ET Health Disparities Cost U.S. Economy $82b in Higher Healthcare Spending and Lost Productivity

African-Americans Hit Hardest by Increased Costs A report released today by the National Urban League Policy Institute (www.nul.org) found...


07 Nov, 2012, 15:30 ET National Urban League Calls On President Obama, Congressional Leaders, To Make Economic Opportunity A Second-Term Priority

Job creation, economic development and economic empowerment are the most important issues facing the nation, National Urban League President and...


04 Nov, 2012, 11:00 ET National Urban League To Hold Occupy the Vote Rally At The National Constitution Center

National and Local Civic Leaders, Entertainers Meet to Mobilize Voters With just a few days left before the federal election, the National...


19 Sep, 2012, 14:31 ET Coalition Says Restrictions On Voting Rights Have Reached A State Of Emergency

Millions of Seniors, Minorities, Youth and Veterans Could be Turned Away at the Polls Under New Laws  A broad coalition of civil rights,...


15 Aug, 2012, 10:31 ET The National Urban League Commends AT&T's Campaign against Texting and Driving

"No Text on Board—Pledge Day" Promotes Safe Driving  The National Urban League celebrates AT&T's new undertaking to promote...


02 Aug, 2012, 12:22 ET National Urban League Applauds White House Initiative On Educational Excellence For African-Americans

National Urban League (www.nul.org) president and CEO Marc H. Morial has applauded President Barack Obama's creation of the White House Initiative...


09 Dec, 2008, 11:02 ET National Urban League Brings The Economic Empowerment Tour to Atlanta December 9th

Tour focuses on job attainment and growth, home ownership and economic stability. The National Urban League Economic Empowerment Tour heads to...


30 Jul, 2008, 01:00 ET Social Entrepreneurship to Be Highlighted at the National Urban League Annual Conference in Orlando, Florida

NEW YORK, July 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Thursday, July 31, 2008, the Economic Opportunity Institute (EOI) will host the finals of the...


23 Jul, 2008, 01:00 ET John McCain and Barack Obama Confirmed to Present Urban Agenda at National Urban League Conference

NEW YORK, July 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Urban League announced today that Senators John McCain and Barack Obama are confirmed...


23 Jul, 2008, 01:00 ET National Urban League Congratulates the Congressional Black Caucus for Its Heroic Efforts to Expand Housing Counseling Services in the 'American Housing Rescue and Foreclosure Prevention Act of 2008'

NEW YORK, July 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Marc Morial, President and CEO of the National Urban League, today applauded Congress, and the...


19 Feb, 2008, 00:00 ET Cheryl F. McCants Joins National Urban League as Senior Vice President of Marketing and Communications

NEW YORK, Feb. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Cheryl F. McCants has been appointed to Senior Vice President of Marketing and Communications for the National...


15 Nov, 2007, 00:00 ET Bank of America, Sodexho and Magic Johnson Help National Urban League Raise a Record $2 Million at Equal Opportunity Awards Event

NEW YORK, Nov. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Basketball legend and entrepreneur Earvin "Magic" Johnson, CEO of Magic Johnson Enterprises, will present...


31 May, 2007, 01:00 ET Presidential Contenders Sens. Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton First to Confirm to Speak at National Urban League Conference in St. Louis in July

NEW YORK, May 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Democratic presidential contenders Illinois Sen. Barack Obama and New York Sen. Hillary Rodham...


15 May, 2007, 01:00 ET National Urban League Black Executive Exchange Program (BEEP) Reaches for Next Level at 38th Annual Conference in June

NEW YORK, May 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National Urban League President and CEO Marc H. Morial today announced that the 38th Annual Black...


01 May, 2007, 01:00 ET Registration Opens for 2007 National Urban League Conference to Convene at America's Center in St. Louis, Mo.

NEW YORK, May 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National Urban League President Marc H. Morial today announced that 2007 annual conference...


17 Apr, 2007, 01:00 ET National Urban League to Release 2007 State of Black America at National Press Club April 17

NEW YORK, April 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Urban League will unveil its annual State of Black America at the National Press Club...


16 Apr, 2007, 01:00 ET National Urban League President Calls Upon Nation's Leaders to Take Steps to Solve Black Male Crisis

NEW YORK, April 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- If the United States does not take immediate steps to address the black male crisis, the nation...


04 Apr, 2007, 01:00 ET Urban Influence Magazine Hits Newsstands Nationwide Marking Historical First for the National Urban League

CHICAGO, April 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Urban Influence Magazine, an official publication of the National Urban League, targets progressive...


06 Mar, 2007, 00:00 ET National Urban League President Unveils 6-Point 'Homebuyer's Bill of Rights' to Increase Homeownership in United States, Especially for Blacks

WASHINGTON, March 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National Urban League President Marc Morial today unveiled a six-point Homebuyer's Bill of Rights...


04 Mar, 2007, 00:00 ET National Urban League President Marc Morial Responds to Resignation of NAACP President Bruce Gordon

NEW YORK, March 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Marc H. Morial, President and CEO of the National Urban League issued the following statement regarding the...


03 Aug, 2004, 01:00 ET NUL Announces 3rd Year of 'Know Your Money' Program

NEW YORK, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Urban League has announced the 2004 return of the well-received economic empowerment program, Know...


30 Jul, 2001, 01:00 ET National Urban League Honors the Baxter International Foundation for Exemplary Local Community Leadership

WASHINGTON, July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Urban League will present its inaugural Partnership for Opportunity Award in the foundation...