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NAACP Joins Civil Rights Coalition to Highlight Need for Executive Action on Immigration

NAACP joined with civil rights organizations to bring attention to the need for immigration reform.


NAACP in Action: Affordable Care Act Education and Enrollment Tour


White House Addresses Women and Girls of Color: Challenges and Expanding Opportunity

The White House Council on Women and Girls released a report entitled “Women and Girls of Color: Addressing Challenges and Expanding Opportunity."


Vote Watch: NAACP Gets Out the Vote, Addresses Voting Issues

NAACP took action during this year's mid-term election.


Standing Up for the Voters of Georgia

The Georgia NAACP and partners are standing up to voter suppression in the state.


NAACP President/CEO Discusses the mid-term election on Melissa Harris Perry

NAACP President/CEO Cornell William Brooks joined a panel to discuss the important upcoming mid-term election.


Voting Rights Battles Across the Country

There is a fight against voting rights around the country, from early voting restrictions, voter ID laws and polling place closings--the battle is real.


It’s Time to Get HYPE!

The NAACP is the nation’s oldest pre-eminent civil rights organization. In existence for nearly a century, the NAACP is responsible for a number of victories in the struggle for justice and equality in America.


What Does the Affordable Health Care Act and Food Day have in Common?

Often organizations struggle with what they define as “hard to reach communities”, but I believe there is no such thing. This is a definition for those organizations that “don’t know how to reach communities” and tries to address one community issue at a time. Organizations must learn how to authentically engage with communities, which requires more listening and learning than doing.


NAACP Victory—Haitian Reunification Program To Be Established By the Dept. of Homeland Security

The US Department of Homeland Security has announced that beginning early next year, it will set up a Haitian Family Reunification Parole Program (FRPP).


NAACP Youth & College Division launches #IMATTER Campaign

I MATTER is the NAACP Youth and College Division’s campaign to address gun violence, police brutality and racial profiling.


NAACP’s Current Fight Against Racial Profiling Nationwide

NAACP branches are working hard against racial profiling incidents across the country.


NAACP President/CEO discusses Youth Activism and Ferguson

NAACP national President and CEO Cornell William Brooks discusses the importance of the youth role in the Association and the latest info on NAACP action in Ferguson/racial profiling.


NAACP Criminal Justice Re-entry Google+ Hangout on Air, Part II

NAACP Criminal Justice holds next part of Re-entry toolkit trainings.


NAACP Kicks off the Justice Tour

NAACP President and CEO Cornell William Brooks is on the road and he’s coming to a town near you.


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