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The NAACP and anti-fascists are planning to protest Trump's visit to Atlanta for the College football Championship ... The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People said Sunday that wearing white is meant to mock the "snowflake" label Trump's supporters use to describe their opponents.
Norwich - The Norwich branch of the NAACP will host its 33rd annual Martin Luther King birthday celebration with its two traditional events to be held over the next week. The theme of this year's two-day celebration is "Different American Realties - Shared American Dreams." The celebration will begin ...

... a talk entitled What Dr. King Means to Me by Lake County Branch NAACP board member Marsita Ferguson, along with remaks from Lake Erie College President Brian Posler, LAke County Branch NAACP President Albert Jones and a benediction by The Rev. Girard Mirbel from Miracle Revival Ministries, ...
In addition, the NAACP Pathfinder Award was provided to James "Sonny" Bryant for creating a trailblazing path to success as a businessman, despite challenges and in recognition for his devoted service to his family church, community and the NAACP. The award was presented by Banquet Committee ...
The NAACP said it plans to lead a protest against President Donald Trump in Atlanta outside Monday's college football national championship game, which ... "Trump has made a terrible decision and is disrupting (the game) with his presence," the NAACP's local chapter said in a facebook post on Sunday.
Mary Ross offers praise to God for granting her the ability to accomplish things for her community. Ross was one of two recipients of the President's Award during the 2012 Clark County NAACP Freedom Fund Banquet. Ross passed away in June 2017. The NAACP has organized the Mary Ross Memorial ...

On Friday, the NAACP announced it's encouraged by recent meetings with local officials, and the District Attorney's Office said it's working to "expedite this process" in press releases related to the arrests of 60-plus people on Cain Drive early Sunday morning. The NAACP said meetings have been ...
The Alabama NAACP has announced their support for a black teenager who was seriously injured in a police encounter last month. police said Ulysses Wilkerson, 17, was walking near a closed business in Troy on December 23, and ran when officers approached him. Officials with the Troy Police ...
The Alamance NAACP is calling changes to the way judges are elected in North Carolina a racist gerrymander to keep courts from finding Republican moves, such as legislative redistricting, unconstitutional. "Basically what has happened over the last few years is everything that this legislature has tried to ...
PHOENIX - There's turmoil at the top of Maricopa County's National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Maricopa County NAACP President Dr. Ann Hart is being forced out of her position and accused of abusing her power. "She does have a chance to appeal and after the appeal we're ...
The NAACP and conservative groups, such as the American civil rights Union, could together insist that only citizens, currently alive and residing in their claimed jurisdiction, are entitled to vote. Left and right could unite behind the principle that voting is a basic right that must be protected, both from those ...
The NAACP is calling on President Trump to skip the opening of a new civil rights Museum in Jackson, Mississippi. NAACP President Derrick Johnson said, "President Trump's statements and policies regarding the protection and enforcement of civil rights have been abysmal, and his attendance is an ...
Baltimore--The NAACP unequivocally stands in opposition to the recent Senate tax Plan that passed in the early hours of Saturday, which recklessly reclassifies our tax system to the benefit of the nation's wealthiest and to the detriment of hardworking low and middle income communities, women and ...
The top leaders of the NAACP held their final listening tour in the District Of Columbia recently. Leon Russell, chairman of the board of the NAACP and its president and CEO Derrick Johnson, convened an ad hoc meeting of the D.C. NAACP on Dec. 4 at the Dorothy I. Height Library in Ward 7. The meeting ...
NAACP officials in Prince George's County are slated to meet with Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (R) after a probe into the county's public school system revealed at least 59 students, in the past two years, graduated from local high schools after educators changed their grades. The 211-page report, which ...
More: NAACP, protesters to Lee Co. school board: Diversify. More: Lee school board passes over NAACP plan for redistricting. During the closed-door meeting, which is set to start at 4 p.m., members of the NAACP and representatives of the Southern Coalition for social justice will offer recommendations ...
The NAACP New York state Conference Wednesday announced it will launch a social media campaign to promote the election of the first African American Speaker of the New York City Council in history. "We have a chance to make history in New York City and we should not pass it up," Hazel Dukes, ...

The Greater Terre Haute NAACP Branch will host its 2017 Freedom Fund Awards Banquet Dec. ... awards ceremony, followed by dinner and special program are planned by the Freedom Fund committee to celebrate the civil rights work of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.
civil-rights activists are praising American Airlines' plan to train employees to counteract bias in treating passengers. Nevertheless, the NAACP is still warning African-Americans about flying on the airline. The NAACP has not lifted the October "travel advisory" it issued after what it called a pattern of ...
HAMPTON, Va. - Hampton City schools will rename the Performance Learning Center Campus at Lee, the Hampton Branch of the NAACP said Tuesday. Gaylene Kanoyton, president of the Hampton Branch, released the following statement: We are happy that Hampton City Schools have renamed the ...
A proposed Anti-Discrimination policy that would allow students to select their own name, race or gender without parental knowledge and/or consent is an affront to the civil rights movement, the Central Delaware branch of the NAACP said Monday. La Mar Gunn, the group's president, issued a statement ...
San Antonio -- San Antonio will be hosting the 109th annual National Association for the Advancement of Colored People convention next year. Founded in 1909, the NAACP is the nation's oldest and largest civil rights organization, according to its website. The goal of the annual convention is to ...
The San Francisco NAACP is urging the city school board to declare a state of emergency to spotlight the city's stark racial gap in student ...
With a very critical election on December 12, 2017, the Bullock County NAACP is encouraging all citizens eligible to vote to register and vote.
Jimmy Buxton, Fayetteville NAACP branch president, at an event in May 2016. [Shannon Millard/The Fayetteville Observer] ...
MOULTRIE, Ga. -- The Colquitt County Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) will host its ...
Representatives from the NAACP, activists, and a man alleging abuse at the hands of a Dunn police officer gathered Tuesday afternoon in front ...
The local branch of the NAACP voted Sunday against endorsing instant runoff elections as Memphis City Council member Edmund Ford Jr.
Bishop Talbert W. Swan II, president of the Springfield Chapter of the NAACP, raised concerns at Monday night's Springfield City Council ...
The Phenix City-Russell County NAACP held a news conference ... The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People has ...
Members of the education committee of Jacksonville's NAACP Monday asked why the school district is still disproportionately suspending black ...
Former Missouri NAACP president Mary Ratliff and First Ward Councilman Clyde Ruffin are among four winners of Missouri human rights ...
Baltimore, MD- The NAACP is outraged at Homeland Security officials' announcement that the Trump administration has decided to revoke ...
When the most prominent African American civil rights group recently issued a nationwide warning against flying on American Airlines, it was a ...
The NAACP Image Awards celebrates the accomplishments of people of color in the fields of television, music, literature and film, and also ...
Better schools, a more diverse police force and housing dominated discussions at the NAACP's race relations symposium last week, but ...
The California NAACP is seeking to replace "The Star-Spangled Banner' as the national anthem of the United States due to concerns over its ...
Djuwana Washington, of Kingston, accepts the Audrey Spence Community Service Award at the Wilkes-Barre NAACP Freedom Fund Banquet ...
JERSEY CITY -- The Jersey City police officers' Benevolent Association and the city's branch of the NAACP joined forces at a rally outside City ...
American Airlines said its top executive had a "positive" meeting Tuesday with civil-rights leaders who have accused the airline of racial bias, ...
Local NAACP leader Minister Rodney Muhammad told the Philadelphia Tribune last week there is nothing to hide and no blurring of the lines ...
Portsmouth NAACP President James Boyd, center, stands with organization members and family of Pamela Riddick during a press conference ...
On the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, the North Carolina chapter of the NAACP holds a rally for racial justice in Chapel Hill, ...
The Georgetown branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People welcomed 40 residents from around the county for ...
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla - The Collier County Chapter of the NAACP is not giving up its fight to stop the school district from having class on ...
WATCH: The NAACP and family of Pamela Riddick hold a news conference in Portsmouth. App users can tune in here.
Q&A: Newly elected NAACP president talks Trump, voting rights and NFL ... of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People ...
The Savannah Branch NAACP held its 100th anniversary ... for their contributions to the mission and principle objectives of the NAACP.
Derrick Johnson, the newly elected president of the NAACP, has recently overseen advisories warning African Americans about traveling to the ...
Florida (WTXL) - The Florida NAACP is asking the U.S. Department of Justice to investigate "systematic misconduct" by the Florida ...


 

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