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Boy, 13, from Georgia Accused of Making Terroristic Threats to NAACP (VIDEO)

by Teddy Grant   Mar 21, 2018

Police arrested a 13-year-old Georgia boy after he was charged with leaving threatening voicemails for the Cobb County Chapter of the NAACP about murdering Black... Read More

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Danny Glover to Receive Prestigious Honor at 49th NAACP Image Awards

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jan 11, 2018

Actor, producer and humanitarian, Danny Glover will receive the prestigious “President’s Award” at this year’s NAACP Image awards. According to a press release announcing... Read More

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Following NAACP Travel Ban, American Airlines Meets with Leaders

by Shantell E. Jamison   Nov 01, 2017

Last week, the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) released a statement warning African-Americans not to patronize American Airlines. The organization cited a... Read More

NAACP Warns Black Passengers About Flying with American Airlines

NAACP Warns Black Passengers About Flying with American Airlines

by Shantell E. Jamison   Oct 25, 2017

The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) has released a statement warning African-Americans not to patronize American Airlines. According to the... Read More

Missouri’s NAACP Actually Had To Issue A Travel Advisory For Black People

Missouri’s NAACP Actually Had To Issue A Travel Advisory For Black People

by Zahara Hill   Jul 31, 2017

Sounds about necessary. Read More

Google Commemorates ‘Silent Parade’s’ 100th Anniversary with Doodle

Google Commemorates ‘Silent Parade’s’ 100th Anniversary with Doodle

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jul 28, 2017

Today marks the 100th anniversary of the Silent Parade, a demonstration where close to 10,000 people silently marched in protest of racism in New... Read More

NAACP Reportedly Expected to Dismiss Cornell William Brooks as President

NAACP Reportedly Expected to Dismiss Cornell William Brooks as President

by #teamEBONY   May 19, 2017

The national board of the NAACP is expected to vote to dismiss its president, The New York Times reports. Cornell William Brooks has occupied the position... Read More

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Roger Wilkins, Civil Rights Activist, Historian and Journalist, Dies at 85

by #teamEBONY   Mar 28, 2017

Roger Wilkins, a historian, journalist, civil rights activist and Justice Department official who wrote Pulitzer Prize-winning editorials for The Washington Post on the Watergate scandal,... Read More

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Video Shows Charlotte Store Owner Choking Black Woman

by #teamEBONY   Mar 13, 2017

A cellphone video that shows an African-American woman being wrestled to the ground by a hair supply store owner, who is Asian, has prompted... Read More

NAACP Members Arrested During Jeff Sessions Sit-in Protest

NAACP Members Arrested During Jeff Sessions Sit-in Protest

by #teamEBONY   Jan 04, 2017

An NAACP sit-in protest opposing the nomination of U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions as U.S. Attorney General ended late Tuesday when six people were arrested... Read More