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Nekima Levy Armstrong

American professor and activist


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Nekima Valdez Levy Armstrong is an American lawyer and social justice activist. She served as president of the Minneapolis chapter of the NAACP from 2015 to 2016. She has led a variety of organizations that focus on issues of racial equality and disparity in the Minneapolis–Saint Paul area. Levy Armstrong was an associate professor of law at the University of St. Thomas in Minneapolis from 2003 to 2016. After concluding her term as an NAACP chapter president and leaving her academic post, she had an unsuccessful campaign for mayor of Minneapolis in the 2017 election. She has been a prominent local activist in several protests over the killing of black Americans by police officers.

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University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Public research university in Urbana and Champaign, Illinois, United States

University of Southern California

Private research university in Los Angeles, California, United States

University of St. Thomas

Private Catholic university located in St. Paul and Minneapolis, Minnesota

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#16525 World Rank