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LWVUS Statement re: Murder of George Floyd

LWV-MontgomeryCounty  | Published on 5/29/2020

The LWV of the US issued a statement in reference to the murder of George Floyd. It is quoted in part here, followed by a link to the full statement:

"As an organization whose mission is to empower voters and defend democracy, we stand in solidarity with all Black communities. The League shall do so not only by speaking out against racism in all forms, but by doing the work required of us to be anti-racist. We are committed to listening to and amplifying Black voices, and educating ourselves and our children on the historic and ongoing systemic racism that plagues this country."

Read the entire LWVUS statement here.