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In a news conference at the Anniston City Meeting Center, Glen Ray, president of the Calhoun County chapter of the NAACP; Bernard Simelton, president of the state chapter of the NAACP; and Gerald Rose, founder of an Atlanta-based human rights ...
Eastern Michigan students Jaren Johnson and Darius Anthony received leadership awards at the NAACP's annual Freedom Fund Dinner Sunday, April 23.

As part of the partnership, the NAACP will provide additional information on the issues showcased in Fuse's April 29 documentary, which centers on seven St. Louis college students as they evolve into advocates and activists, demanding change through ...
Lima Mayor David Berger declined the invitation of the NAACP to attend tonight's NAACP debate, instead scheduling his own event in downtown Lima.
Valley NAACP President Greg Johnson Sr. sent the following letter to the Valley Indy after a Woodbridge Democrat referred to state Sen. George Logan as a "token black Republican" in a facebook comment.
FLORENCE, S.C. (AP) - Maryland Congressman Elijah Cummings is the key speaker at an NAACP fundraiser in Florence. The Florence chapter of the NAACP says the Maryland Democrat will speak Friday at its annual Freedom Fund Dinner. The event ...

Seaside >> The Monterey County Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People will hold its monthly general membership meeting on Thursday where participants will hear from guest speakers from the Village Project on topics ...
School 0426wrp The students in the system are taking matters in their own hands. (Photo: Blackcatuk )New Orleans is the nation's largest and most complete experiment in charter schools.
YOUNGSTOWN - The Rev. Elizabeth Powell Scholarship Fund of the Youngstown Chapter of the NAACP will honor graduating seniors in Choffin Career and Technical Center's programs with a luncheon from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m.
The Gulfport NAACP will present its 2017 Mother of the Year Program at 6 p.m. Saturday at the Good Deeds Community Center, 15101 Madison St. The program's theme is "Equality for women is Progress for All.
NAACP President and CEO Cornell William Brooks will deliver the 21st annual W.E.B. Du Bois Lecture tonight at Bard College at Simon's Rock in Great Barrington, Massachusetts.
Addressing the Lafourche Parish Council Tuesday night, Burnell Tolbert, president of the Lafourche Parish NAACP, accused Councilman Corey Perrillioux of having racist posts on his facebook page.
Parents and teachers expressed very strong feelings at an NAACP press conference Tuesday about an email sent by a Campbell Park Elementary school principal.
ORANGE, NJ - The Oranges & Maplewood unit of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) will host its 104th Annual Freedom ...
If there was any hope Berks County's minority community might be open to a plan by Berks County Sheriff Eric J. Weaknecht to certify some of his deputies as federal immigration agents, the head of the NAACP in Reading slammed that door. In a letter to ...
[JURIST] The NAACP [advocacy website] on Monday announced a lawsuit [press release] against the State of Georgia, claiming that state's 2015 voter ...

MONROE TWP. -- During this time of enormous political change, many of us are wondering how to best devote our efforts and focus toward action.
HIGH POINT - The local chapter of the NAACP is continuing a series of meetings to talk about issues facing the community, including a recent spike in violence ...
MANSFIELD - Geron Tate and Willie Haynes Jr. will be inducted as lifetime members at the NAACP life membership banquet Saturday at Holiday Inn, 116 Park ...
Many of these problems were on display in New Orleans when the NAACP, which last year called for a moratorium on charter schools until issues of accountability and transparency were addressed, held a community forum in New Orleans on charters.
The legal redress chairman of the NAACP of Lane County spoke out Tuesday in response to the demonstration between white supremacists and anti-fascists.
During the Aiken County Branch of the NAACP's 36th annual Freedom Fund Banquet on April 21 at USC Aiken, the branch's second vice president, Jack Knox, left, presents an award to the branch's immediate past president, Philip Howell, for his years of ...
Dayton, Ohio (WKEF/WRGT)- The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office, Dayton police and the NAACP are teaming up to fight the heroin epidemic.
WASHINGTON - NAACP President Cornell William Brooks on Wednesday called on African-Americans and Jews to unite against the rise of racism and anti-Semitism in the United States, which he said has been propagated by the White House and Steve ...
The Jersey City chapter of the NAACP will host a regular meeting Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the Bethune Center on Martin Luther King Drive.
Joint activism between blacks and Jews is critical to maintain a long-standing relationship, according to National Association for the Advancement of Colored People CEO and President Cornell Brooks at an event hosted by the Georgetown Center for Jewish ...
"We will not be silent." It was a message that began in February for U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., when she was silenced and kicked out of the Senate after reading a letter from Coretta Scott King to illustrate why Jeff Sessions should not be ...
Dollie Edwards Manigo loves talking to people about all of the good work that the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People does. On Sunday, she won a special position to do just that after she was crowned Mother of the Year for the ...
After eight years with the first African American elected as president, people in the community have to come together to make sure progress isn't halted and the best cure for complacency in today's electorate is President Donald Trump, said the Rev ...
On Friday night, video emerged of an American Airlines flight attendant allegedly hitting a woman with her baby's stroller, then challenging a passenger who attempted to intervene to "hit me.
GALESBURG - DeVone Eurales grew up in Cairo - a now-small town in the southernmost tip of Illinois that has seen the ravages of neglect and poverty.
National radio talk-show host Joe Madison got to the heart of a Mississippi controversy during his keynote address at Friday's Moss Point-Jackson County NAACP Freedom Fund Banquet at the Hilton garden Inn. He declared his support for the efforts of ...
WXYZ Detroit - U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren and U.S. Congresswoman Maxine Waters will headline the Detroit Branch NAACP's 62nd Fight for Freedom Fund Dinner. The annual gathering will take place at the Cobo Conference and Convention Center this ...
Tonight in Jackson County a huge crowd turned out for the local NAACP chapter's annual Freedom Fund banquet. Freedom Fund banquets are held by every ...
"If it ain't broke don't fix it, and if it ain't broke don't destroy it," states the national president of the NAACP, Cornell Brooks, in the Atlantic City Council Chambers as he speaks out against the state takeover of the city. Thursday April 20, 2017 ...
Joseph Wiedl, on left, manager of the Sears, Roebuck & Co. store when it was in the Queensbury Plaza, spoke in March 1969 to the Glens Falls NAACP branch about equal opportunity hiring practices. Vera Sullivan, center, was branch secretary at the time.
MANSFIELD - Longtime labor leader Andre Washington will address the Mansfield chapter of the NAACP at its upcoming banquet.
"The initial thought was shock," said St. Petersburg NAACP President Maria Scruggs. "As I think the language I used with you, I had to just practically pick myself off of that floor of my car when I read this because I'm thinking, just trying to ...
On Wednesday, the NAACP released a Diversity Matters report card, grading school districts on minority spending, advertising, and employment diversity.
Prior to Pruitt's meeting with state officials, the NAACP called on the EPA to do more to help affected residents. NAACP President Cornell Brooks, members of his organization's Indiana chapter and East Chicago community leaders wrote a list of demands ...
Rogers Johnson, president of the Seacoast NAACP, said the group "annually recognizes an individual who has and continues to serve many communities.
The City of Daytona Beach received an "A'' for employment diversity but an overall grade of an F in a report card released this week by the Florida NAACP. The 2017 Diversity Matters Report Card graded some private corporations, school districts and ...
The Sedalia-Pettis County Branch of the NAACP will host its annual Freedom Fund Banquet next weekend, which will focus on respect and on individuals ...
Council President Marty Small, left, and Council member Kaleem Shabazz, right, stand behind the national president of the NAACP, Cornell Brooks, middle, as he states, "We have no intent on bringing bottled water from someplace else," comparing Atlantic ...
The UMass Dartmouth NAACP Chapter, which was approved in February, will host the New Bedford Branch NAACP's monthly meeting at 7 tonight at the Foster Administration Building on campus.
Liberal sweetheart and Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren will deliver the keynote address to an expected crowd of 10,000 Sunday at the Detroit Branch NAACP's 62nd annual Fight For Freedom Fund Dinner at the Cobo Center. It will be Warren's first time ...
A heated meeting Thursday night in Sylvester. Worth County NAACP leaders invited parents and students of Worth County high school to meet with a civil rights ...
The Rev. Al Williams, the moderator, addresses the crowd during the Lancaster City Council Candidate Forum hosted by the NAACP at Ray's Temple in Lancaster Tuesday April 18, 2017. Lancaster City Council Candidate Forum - Diaz. Buy Now.
A group of 12 civic organizations want to stop Indiana's governor from signing a bill they believe will make it more difficult for former inmates to become gainfully employed members of society.


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