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Police Violence Conversation in Charleston

Charleston NAACP hosts conversation about police violence

The Charleston branch of the NAACP put aside its regular business Thursday night to host a public discussion on police violence and its symptoms in black communities. About 30 people participated – three Charleston police officers, representatives of the police department’s Illumination Project and residents.

NAACP Calls For FBI Investigations

NAACP Norfolk Branch calls for FBI investigation into police-involved shootings

The Norfolk Branch of the NAACP has called for an FBI investigation into police-involved shootings since 2010. NEW YORK (AP) – “Late Late Show” host James Corden says he has no interest in taking over for his lead-in on CBS, Stephen Colbert. Colbert’s… Perfect breakfast idea from the Military Produce Group.

Addressing School Violence

Local NAACP calls for stakeholder group to address school violence

WICOMICO CO., Md. – The local NAACP has called on Wicomico County Public Schools to open better dialogue on addressing violence and reported cases of sexual assault in schools. In early April, authorities say a Bennett High School student was charged with attempted rape of another student on school grounds which prompted Wicomico NAACP president Mary Ashanti to email superintendent Dr. John Fredericksen about possible solutions.