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Washington Examiner: Chicago-Area Lawsuit Blows Up Media Defenses of Critical Race Theory

Washington Examiner: Chicago-Area Lawsuit Blows Up Media Defenses of Critical Race Theory

Writing in the Washington Examiner, Quin Hillyar discusses Southeastern Legal Foundation's (SLF) lawsuit against District 65 in Evanston, Illinois and declares: "Just about everything wrong with critical race theory and the badly misnamed “anti-racism” movement is summarized in one lawsuit filed late last month against the public school system of Evanston, Illinois."
The Wilkow Majority: SLF General Counsel Kimberly Hermann Talks to Andrew Wilkow About Racial Discrimination in Schools

The Wilkow Majority: SLF General Counsel Kimberly Hermann Talks to Andrew Wilkow About Racial Discrimination in Schools

Kimberly Hermann, Southeastern Legal Foundation General Counsel, joined Andrew Wilkow to discuss the discrimination lawsuit in Evanston, IL around Critical Race Theory exercises to school.
Townhall: SCOTUS Says Violating the Constitution is Fine if Temporary

Townhall: SCOTUS Says Violating the Constitution is Fine if Temporary

Southeastern Legal Foundation (SLF) attorney Cece O'Leary publishes op-ed in Townhall.com discussing nearly ...
City Journal: A Landmark Civil Rights Lawsuit

City Journal: A Landmark Civil Rights Lawsuit

Max Eden, writing for City Journal, calls the lastest lawsuit filed by Southeastern Legal Foundation's (SLF) challenging discriminatory race-based practices "A Landmark Civil Rights Lawsuit." SLF filed the lawsuit filed on behalf of a drama teacher seeking to stop the school district in Evanston, Illinois from treating its teachers and students differently because of the color of their skin. 
Wall Street Journal: Federal Lawsuits Say Antiracism and Critical Race Theory in Schools Violate Constitution

Wall Street Journal: Federal Lawsuits Say Antiracism and Critical Race Theory in Schools Violate Constitution

Writing for the Wall Street Journal, Douglas Belkin and Jacob Gershman discuss the historic lawsuit filed by Southeastern Legal Foundation (SLF) on behalf of a teacher seeking to stop the school district in Evanston, Illinios from discriminating against its teachers and students because of the color of their skin.
Fox News: Illinois Teacher Sues School District, Claims ‘Equity’ Push Violates US Constitution

Fox News: Illinois Teacher Sues School District, Claims ‘Equity’ Push Violates US Constitution

Fox News Sam Dorman reports on the historic federal lawsuit filed by Southeastern Legal Foundation (SLF) to stop Evanston/Skokie School District 65 from discriminating against its teachers and students on the basis of race through illegal and unconstitutional teacher traiing, classroom curriculum, and overall policies and procedures.
Just The News: In strike against federal overreach, judge declares pandemic eviction moratorium unconstitutional

Just The News: In strike against federal overreach, judge declares pandemic eviction moratorium unconstitutional

Just The News reports on SLF's win in Terkel v. CDC: "A federal judge has declared the Centers for Disease ...
Southeastern Legal Foundation Client Leisl Carpenter Pens NY Post Op-Ed: Why I’m suing to stop Biden’s blatantly anti-white farm aid bill

Southeastern Legal Foundation Client Leisl Carpenter Pens NY Post Op-Ed: Why I’m suing to stop Biden’s blatantly anti-white farm aid bill

In a recent NY Post Op-Ed, SLF client Leisl Carpenter explains why she is suing to stop the Biden administrations ...
PJ Media: Not Created Equal: Biden’s Racist Farm Loan Relief Reverses Course on Color-Blind Protections

PJ Media: Not Created Equal: Biden’s Racist Farm Loan Relief Reverses Course on Color-Blind Protections

Braden Boucek, Southeastern Legal Foundation's (SLF) director of litigation, writes for PJ Media about SLF's multi-lawsuit effort to stop President Biden's discriminatory loan forgiveness program that excludes white farmers solely because of their skin color. 
PJ Media Op-Ed: The End of Basic Education: Biden Issues Public School Critical Race Theory Order

PJ Media Op-Ed: The End of Basic Education: Biden Issues Public School Critical Race Theory Order

In an op-ed for PJ Media, SLF General Counsel Kimberly Hermann discusses a new rule proosed by the Biden ...
Heritage Foundation Discusses SLF’s Fight Againt TN Unconstitutional Online Auction Licensing Scheme

Heritage Foundation Discusses SLF’s Fight Againt TN Unconstitutional Online Auction Licensing Scheme

Heritage Foundation Senior Policy Analyst discusses SLF's lawsuit challenging Tennessee's unconstitutional online ...

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Victory For Equality: Judge Denies Government Request to Delay Case Challenging Discriminatory Farm Loan Program

On August 2, 2021, the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Tennessee denied the government’s request to halt Southeastern Legal Foundation ‘s lawsuit challenging the constitutionality President Biden’s recently enacted program of forgiving loans for farmers based on the color of their skin. The ruling sets up this case to be the first to issue a final ruling declaring the farm loan program unconstitutional.

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Evanston District 65 lawsuit facts: equal protection and anti-segregation

The lawsuit filed this month against D65 deals directly with facts and actions. As the lawsuit moves forward, there will continue to be opportunities for millions of parents and students – regardless of skin color – to debate and speak out. Any effort to intimidate or otherwise harass those who have the courage to step forward to challenge these programs in court further reveals the ideological ambitions of those who enact and mandate unconstitutional programs designed to re-segregate our schools and, by extension, our republic.

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