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Rutland Herald
Rutland shows support for the victims of hatethe victims of violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend. Tabith
Rutland Herald / Posted 6 days ago
the victims of violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend. Tabitha Pohl- Moore, president of the Rutland Area NAACP, which hosted the event, told the audience it was her first time leading a rally, but earned an early round of applause... Read more
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Salon.com
What can we learn from 1967’s Summer of Love to help us through our current political nightmare?King publicly and questioned his non-violent strategy. On the other hand, when
Salon.com / Posted 7 days ago
King publicly and questioned his non-violent strategy. On the other hand, when Martin King came out against the war, the NAACP board voted 60-0 to condemn him for that position because they feared pissing off President Johnson. There were splits... Read more
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Inquirier.net
People of color, minorities advised against traveling to Missouri statesaid the report. Having the support of the Missouri delegates of the NAACP, the
Inquirier.net / Posted 18 days ago
said the report. Having the support of the Missouri delegates of the NAACP, the travel notice was forwarded to the national NAACP board for potential ratification in an upcoming October meeting. To help illustrate the dangers, the notice came with... Read more
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The Hindu
A prayer for President Trumpfact: we have lost — we’ve lost the will of the current administration to liste
The Hindu / Posted 23 days ago
fact: we have lost — we’ve lost the will of the current administration to listen to issues facing the black community,” NAACP Board Chairman Leon Russell said in response to the President turning down his invitation. Push-back Ministers in... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
NAACP retools for Trump eraand urgent times, the President has chosen to turn his back on the nation's old
KTXS Abilene / Posted 25 days ago
and urgent times, the President has chosen to turn his back on the nation's oldest and largest civil rights organization," NAACP Board Chairman Leon Russell said in a statement. Trump's decision, he added, "underscores the harsh fact: we've lost... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
NAACP retools for Trump eraand urgent times, the President has chosen to turn his back on the nation's old
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 25 days ago
and urgent times, the President has chosen to turn his back on the nation's oldest and largest civil rights organization," NAACP Board Chairman Leon Russell said in a statement. Trump's decision, he added, "underscores the harsh fact: we've lost... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
NAACP retools for Trump eraand urgent times, the President has chosen to turn his back on the nation's old
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 25 days ago
and urgent times, the President has chosen to turn his back on the nation's oldest and largest civil rights organization," NAACP Board Chairman Leon Russell said in a statement. Trump's decision, he added, "underscores the harsh fact: we've lost... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
NAACP retools for Trump eraand urgent times, the President has chosen to turn his back on the nation's old
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 25 days ago
and urgent times, the President has chosen to turn his back on the nation's oldest and largest civil rights organization," NAACP Board Chairman Leon Russell said in a statement. Trump's decision, he added, "underscores the harsh fact: we've lost... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
NAACP retools for Trump eraand urgent times, the President has chosen to turn his back on the nation's old
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 25 days ago
and urgent times, the President has chosen to turn his back on the nation's oldest and largest civil rights organization," NAACP Board Chairman Leon Russell said in a statement. Trump's decision, he added, "underscores the harsh fact: we've lost... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
NAACP retools for Trump eraand urgent times, the President has chosen to turn his back on the nation's old
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 25 days ago
and urgent times, the President has chosen to turn his back on the nation's oldest and largest civil rights organization," NAACP Board Chairman Leon Russell said in a statement. Trump's decision, he added, "underscores the harsh fact: we've lost... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
NAACP retools for Trump eraand urgent times, the President has chosen to turn his back on the nation's old
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 25 days ago
and urgent times, the President has chosen to turn his back on the nation's oldest and largest civil rights organization," NAACP Board Chairman Leon Russell said in a statement. Trump's decision, he added, "underscores the harsh fact: we've lost... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
NAACP retools for Trump eraand urgent times, the President has chosen to turn his back on the nation's old
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 25 days ago
and urgent times, the President has chosen to turn his back on the nation's oldest and largest civil rights organization," NAACP Board Chairman Leon Russell said in a statement. Trump's decision, he added, "underscores the harsh fact: we've lost... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
NAACP retools for Trump eraand urgent times, the President has chosen to turn his back on the nation's old
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 25 days ago
and urgent times, the President has chosen to turn his back on the nation's oldest and largest civil rights organization," NAACP Board Chairman Leon Russell said in a statement. Trump's decision, he added, "underscores the harsh fact: we've lost... Read more
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News 8000
NAACP retools for Trump eraand urgent times, the President has chosen to turn his back on the nation's old
News 8000 / Posted 25 days ago
and urgent times, the President has chosen to turn his back on the nation's oldest and largest civil rights organization," NAACP Board Chairman Leon Russell said in a statement. Trump's decision, he added, "underscores the harsh fact: we've lost... Read more
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KECI Missoula
NAACP retools for Trump eraand urgent times, the President has chosen to turn his back on the nation's old
KECI Missoula / Posted 25 days ago
and urgent times, the President has chosen to turn his back on the nation's oldest and largest civil rights organization," NAACP Board Chairman Leon Russell said in a statement. Trump's decision, he added, "underscores the harsh fact: we've lost... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
NAACP calls for end to for-profit charter schoolsAfter leaders heard from African-American parents who wanted the option of send
Baltimore Sun / Posted 26 days ago
After leaders heard from African-American parents who wanted the option of sending their children to charter schools, the NAACP board launched a seven city listening tour to hear about the types of schools parents want to see in their... Read more
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The Charlotte Post
NAACP names Derrick Johnson interim presidentcivil rights organization in the U.S. The executive committee of the board is c
The Charlotte Post / Posted 26 days ago
civil rights organization in the U.S. The executive committee of the board is comprised of 14 people. On May 19, the NAACP board announced the contract of Cornell William Brooks, the outgoing president, would not be renewed. Brooks' contract... Read more
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New America Media
NAACP Names Interim President and CEOevery day. We remain steadfast and immovable, and stand ready on the front line
New America Media / Posted 26 days ago
every day. We remain steadfast and immovable, and stand ready on the front lines for the fight for justice.” Leon Russell, NAACP board chairman, said Johnson is the right person to lead the organization through this important transition. Johnson... Read more
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Black Press USA
NAACP Names Derrick Johnson as Interim Presidentcivil rights organization in the U.S. The executive committee of the board is c
Black Press USA / Posted 28 days ago
civil rights organization in the U.S. The executive committee of the board is comprised of 14 people. On May 19, the NAACP board announced that the contract of Cornell William Brooks, the outgoing president, would not be renewed. Brooks’... Read more
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Boston Globe
NAACP to embark on listening tour to plan its futureout what the future of the nation’s oldest civil rights organization should be.
Boston Globe / Posted 29 days ago
out what the future of the nation’s oldest civil rights organization should be. Derrick Johnson, the vice chairman of the NAACP board of directors, will serve as interim president and chief executive officer, officials said Saturday at the 108th... Read more
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ajc.com
Georgia NAACP president steps down with an eye toward politicscan't look at young folks and say you're going to be the leaders of the future,
ajc.com / Posted 29 days ago
can't look at young folks and say you're going to be the leaders of the future,” said Leon Russell, chairman of the NAACP board of directors. “You have to give them the opportunity to lead now and that's what the NAACP believes." During... Read more
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ajc.com
Georgia NAACP President Francys Johnson steps down with possible eye on congresscan't look at young folks and say you're going to be the leaders of the future,
ajc.com / Posted 29 days ago
can't look at young folks and say you're going to be the leaders of the future,” said Leon Russell, chairman of the NAACP board of directors. “You have to give them the opportunity to lead now and that's what the NAACP believes." During... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Meeting in Baltimore, NAACP revamping for a faster-paced political climatesay it needs to change with the times — but no clear consensus has emerged on h
Baltimore Sun / Posted 30 days ago
say it needs to change with the times — but no clear consensus has emerged on how. Leon W. Russell, chairman of the NAACP board, said leaders have embarked on a “listening tour” to gather ideas for “bringing our operation into the 21st... Read more
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ABC News
NAACP to embark on listening tour to plan its futurein this age of great political and social uncertainty," said Derrick Johnson, c
ABC News / Posted 30 days ago
in this age of great political and social uncertainty," said Derrick Johnson, chair of the convention and vice chair of the NAACP Board of Directors. The NAACP has in recent years been overshadowed at street-level advocacy by groups like Black... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
NAACP To Embark On Listening Tour To Plan Its Futurein this age of great political and social uncertainty,” said Derrick Johnson, c
CBS Baltimore / Posted 30 days ago
in this age of great political and social uncertainty,” said Derrick Johnson, chair of the convention and vice chair of the NAACP Board of Directors. The NAACP has in recent years been overshadowed at street-level advocacy by groups like Black... Read more
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The Hill
Trump declines invitation to address NAACPwould happily take place, and we would certainly like to be able to continue to
The Hill / Posted 1 months ago
would happily take place, and we would certainly like to be able to continue to do that,” Sanders said. ADVERTISEMENT NAACP Board Chairman Leon Russell told the Associated Press that he questioned Trump’s commitment to black Americans after... Read more
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