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Founded in 1909, the NAACP is the nation's oldest and largest civil rights organization. From the ballot box to the classroom, the thousands of dedicated workers, organizers, leaders and members who make up the NAACP continue to fight for social justice for all Americans.

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NAACP Statement on Missouri Governor’s Decision to Declare a State of Emergency

NAACP Statement on Missouri Governor’s Decision to Declare a State of Emergency

Gov. Nixon declared a state of emergency in Missouri ahead of grand jury decision.

NAACP Statement on Outcome of the 2014 Midterm Elections

NAACP Statement on Outcome of the 2014 Midterm Elections

NAACP is committed to leading the effort alongside other civil and human rights organizations and our newly elected Congress to pass a robust Voting Rights Act

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NAACP Announces Partnership with Prominent African American Fraternal Organizations

NAACP Announces Partnership with Prominent African American Fraternal Organizations

The NAACP is set to collaborate with historic fraternal organizations on social justice programs.

NAACP Launches Justice Tour: Pressing for Equality, Fighting for Fairness

NAACP Launches Justice Tour: Pressing for Equality, Fighting for Fairness

NAACP President/CEO Brooks to go on the road with a "Justice Tour."

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