President Biden has already seen more judges confirmed in his first year than the past five presidents, and he shows no signs of slowing down. With each slate, we see his continued commitment to bringing more professional and demographic diversity to our courts.

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Four decades of fighting for justice

Since 1979, AFJ has been the leader in advocating for a fair and independent justice system, preserving access to the courts, and empowering people to advocate on behalf of the issues they believe in. AFJ’s strength is rooted in our membership of over 120 organizations who share a commitment to a justice, freedom, and equality.
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Alliance for Justice is a national association of over 120 organizations, representing a broad array of groups committed to progressive values and the creation of an equitable, just, and free society. Since 1979, AFJ has been the leader in advocating for a fair and independent justice system, preserving access to…
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Member Organizations

At Alliance for Justice’s founding, a handful of organizations came together to protect core constitutional rights. Forty years later, our strength remains rooted in our membership of more than 120 organizations. Diverse in their missions, members are united in their commitment to progressive values and the creation of an equitable, just, and free society. AFJ’s…
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Judicial Nominations

Every day, federal judges uphold the Constitution, place a check on overzealous legislatures, and help Americans find justice. AFJ’s Justice Program monitors and assesses federal judicial nominations to ensure our courts are staffed with highly qualified judges that will safeguard the rights of all, not just the wealthy and powerful.
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Bolder Advocacy

Bolder Advocacy promotes active engagement in the policy making process by giving nonprofits and foundations the confidence to speak out courageously and protecting their right to do so. Bolder Advocacy provides nonprofits with the knowledge they need to become confident advocates. Our staff attorneys conduct workshops and…
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Join the Fight Our courts are the last line of protection against an administration that is putting people’s lives at risk through its abusive and radical actions. It’s up to us to take a stand. Join the fight to ensure that our judiciary respects our constitutional rights and liberties. Check…
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Our Impact

AFJ has been a leader in galvanizing the largest and most diverse coalition of progressive advocates in our nation’s history and energizing millions of people from all walks of life to prioritize the courts. Our Bolder Advocacy program has trained thousands of nonprofits and foundations on how to advocate for their missions. Alliance for Justice is working toward a brighter and more just future. We hope you will join us.

Five Takeaways From The Dobbs v. Jackson Oral Arguments
On Wednesday, December 1, 2021, the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral argument in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, a case brought against Mississippi for a law banning abortion after 15 weeks of pregnancy.

Supreme Court’s Conservative Majority Eager To Gut Abortion Rights
WASHINGTON, D.C., December 1, 2021 – This morning the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, a challenge to Mississippi’s 15-week abortion ban. The case strikes at the heart of a person’s constitutional right to an abortion, with Mississippi asking the Court to overturn the nearly 50 years of precedent establishing this right in Roe v. Wade and Planned Parenthood v. Casey.

Senate Judiciary Committee Vets Panel Of Diverse Judicial Nominees
This morning the Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing to consider several new judicial nominees, all exceptionally qualified for their respective posts.

Member Spotlight: National Partnership for Women & Families
Each month Alliance for Justice has a series of blog posts highlighting our members. This month we highlight National Partnership for Women & Families, which focuses on the issues of gender and racial equity in the workplace, improving access to affordable, quality health care that meets the needs of all women and families, and reproductive freedom and justice.