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    For the fifth year in a row, the Commission has surpassed its previous records for amount of damages and penalties. The Commission also expanded its commitment to restorative justice, applying novel remedies to repair harm experienced by both individuals and communities.
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Mosaic of young artists

    Art in all of its forms is a powerful avenue of self-expression. The Commission is inviting young people ages 13-18 to submit artwork that explores social issues in their communities. Accepted artworks will be displayed online in a virtual art exhibit in Fall 2020.

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Important Office Update

    Beginning March 16, 2020, the Commission’s offices in Manhattan and all of our borough Community Service Centers are closed and staff are working remotely. Staff are working diligently to transition all existing appointments to be conducted over the phone or through video conference. To schedule any new appointments, please contact 311 and ask for the Commission on Human Rights.
The Census ends on September 30, 2020

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