Building a just society that values the inherent dignity of all people

What We Do

The Center provides media consulting and helps build the organizing capacity of advocacy organizations at the state, local and national levels.
CNC supports organizations, journalists and academics by conducting investigative research and producing free resources in the form of reference guides, backgrounders, and in-depth reports.

November 23, 2015On Saturday, voters in Louisiana soundly crushed Sen. David Vitter’s (R-LA) hopes to become their next governor. As results came in and it became apparent that he would lose to Democratic challenger John Bel Edwards, Vitter also announced that he would not seek another term in the U.S. Senate. “I am going to refocus on the important […]
November 18, 2015Roanoke Mayor David Bowers should immediately apologize for the disrespectful and short-sighted use of Japanese internment as a justification for closing the city’s doors to Syrian refugees fleeing violence and persecution. Additionally, the Mayor should showcase the city’s commitment to human and civil rights by welcoming Syrian refugees—and all refugees—to Roanoke, VA. The internment of Japanese […]