DECATUR – An initial forum on reducing gun violence also covered allegations of offensive police behavior during a traffic stop. But that was OK with organizers, who see improving relations between law enforcement and the community as a critical first step.
FLORENCE, S.C. – Madie Robinson, president of the Florence Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, hopes this year’s Freedom Fund Dinner will encourage people to become active in election efforts. She said she hopes keynote speaker Bakari Sellers will help motivate people.
By Jeff Bash Youngstown State University’s NAACP is helping bring relief to the victims of the Flint, Michigan water crisis by having a lip sync battle known as “Sing for Flint” to raise awareness and funds for the city. The event, “Sing for Flint,” will be a lip-synch battle planned by the NAACP.