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.
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., April 05, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Ocwen Financial Corporation (NYSE: OCN) and the NAACP announced today that they have renewed their successful “Help & Hope for Homeowners” borrower outreach events for 2016. “Help & Hope for Homeowners” offers struggling borrowers the opportunity to receive in-person, individualized mortgage counseling to help them better afford and remain in their homes.
Civil Rights Organizations Renew Their Call for a Pattern or Practice Investigation of the North Charleston Police Department
The NAACP and the Christian Ministers Alliance are collecting items for victims of last week’s tornado that struck north Tulsa.
Former NAACP President Ben Jealous Endorses Donna Edwards’ Senate Bid Friday, April 01 2016 Associated Press ANNAPOLIS (AP) — Former NAACP head Ben Jealous has endorsed Maryland Rep. Donna Edwards in her bid for a U.S. Senate seat.
Minneapolis NAACP President Nekima Levy-Pounds says ‘justice was not served’ after it was announced that two police officers involved in the shooting death of 24-year-old Jamar Clark will not be charged.
Gabrielle Lurie/SF Examiner file photo California’s multibillion-dollar medical cannabis industry is largely a white man’s game. It’s rare to see a person of color owning a marijuana dispensary or running a major cannabis business; most black and brown people you see in the industry are working security or maybe behind the budtenders’ counter.
The president of the state chapter of the NAACP and the former minister of The Riverside Church in New York City are announcing a revival tour that they say intends to change the meaning of morality in American politics. The Rev. William Barber and the Rev.