Tag: NAACP

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File Photo: Wilipedia/loavesofbread The reaction to a grand jury decision not to indict Ferguson, Missouri officer Darren Wilson...

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Actor Stephen Bishop (Mary Jane, Moneyball) attends the NAACP Theatre Awards in Beverly Hills, California. Photo Credit: Cory...

Los Angeles CLippers owner Donald Sterling with Black Business Association President Earl "Skip" Cooper at the 2009 NAACP...

Angela H. Polk Program Manager, Community Development for Ford Motor Company Fund       presented a $10,000 grant to Director Bill Duke, Founder of the Duke Media Foundation. Photo Credit: Photo credit: Louis "Kengi" Carr
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The Best Man Holiday star Monica Calhoun along with Bill Duke and more than 300 Hollywood entertainers, members...

Photo courtesy of Fox Searchlight Much have been said about “12 Years a Slave.” The epic slave film,...

The McClain Sisters: Sierra, China and Lauryn McClain at the NAACP Image Awards Nominee luncheon in Hollywood. Photo:...

Howard University is just one of many historically black colleges and universities hit with harsh financial realities. photo...

50 years after the seminal event of the civil rights era, the work is still unfinished By Sherrilyn...

Demonstrators walk through downtown Los Angeles calling on the federal government to bring charges against George Zimmerman. Photo:...

Commentary  By M. Starita Boyce Ansari, Ph.D. (Black News)-Fifty years ago, Americans from community after community came together...

Willis Edwards was a major power player in the NAACP, especially being instrumental in the NAACP's Image Awards....

The victims are different. The results are almost always the same. Oscar Grant. Sean Bell. Yusuf Hawkins. Amadou...

By Dennis J. Freeman There are so many doubts surrounding the execution of Troy Davis. There are many...

Rev. Dr. William Barber is leading the fight against those who seek to suppress voting rights of people...

By Dennis J. Freeman There are a lot of haters. More than a few doubters have bashed the...

Judith Browne-Dianis, co-director of the Advancement Project, speaks during a panel discussion on redistricting and the black vote....

NAACP President and CEO Benjamin Todd Jealous speaks at a press conference kicking off the organization's annual convention./Dennis J. Freeman/news4usonline.com
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By Dennis J. Freeman Los Angeles-NAACP President and CEO Benjamin Jealous came out swinging for the fences at...

African-American homeowners discriminated against in their efforts to retrieve monetary assistance in rebuilding their homes ravaged by Hurricane...