Our Mission Statement

The Center for Law and Social Justice (CLSJ) is a community-based legal organization that specializes in addressing racial justice issues. CLSJ provides quality legal advocacy, trainings, and research services in a personal manner to people of African descent and the disenfranchised.

Our Vision Statement

The Center for Law and Social Justice’s vision is to be a resource for the liberation of African people in order to achieve a world that will equally distribute society’s and nature’s wealth to everyone, such that they are able to realize their highest creative potential and enjoy their cultural, economic, political, and social rights.

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NYC BLAC for Census 2020 Organizing Meeting

NYC Black Leadership Advisory Coalition for Census 2020 (NYC BLAC for Census 2020) The Center for Law and Social Justice of Medgar Evers College, CUNY invites you to a leadership meeting of the…

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Brooklyn Gives on Giving Tuesday!

Local giving goes further this holiday season with #BrooklynGives on Giving Tuesday! For 24 hours, Brooklyn Community Foundation will match donations to participating local nonprofits up to $100,000! #BrooklynGives is…

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Brooklyn district attorney candidate forum: Five days before election

By LURIE DANIEL FAVORS and L. JOY WILLIAMS (Appeared in the Aug. 31, 2017 online version of the Amsterdam News) Restorative Justice: Traditional approaches to justice tend to focus solely…

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