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The Washington Times
Colin Kaepernick donates $10K to leading Soros-backed resistance groupthe issues that lie at the heart of the players’ longstanding protests,” said t
The Washington Times / Posted an hour ago
the issues that lie at the heart of the players’ longstanding protests,” said the letter. Other signers included the NAACP, the Women’s March and Campaign Zero, led by Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson. Advancement Project, which has... Read more
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FSView
“Marshall” screening sparks discussion at FSUinclusion, it’s not just about numbers; it’s more than just having people in th
FSView / Posted 3 hours ago
inclusion, it’s not just about numbers; it’s more than just having people in the room,” said Jordan Greer, President of the NAACP chapter at FSU. “This is a good way of having people understand how the events of this movie impacted the foundation of... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
After basketball jerseys shocked the region, the community respondedare talking about what happened and what needs to be done about it. Dora Brons
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 8 hours ago
are talking about what happened and what needs to be done about it. Dora Bronston, president of the Middletown unit of the NAACP, said the incident left her “shocked that any parent, leader in our school districts or in our cities would allow any... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
The Big 10 with Jeff D'Alessio, Jan. 21, 2018History Teachers' Collaborative held a summer institute on the civil rights mov
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 11 hours ago
History Teachers' Collaborative held a summer institute on the civil rights movement. "Julian Bond, the president of the NAACP, and Bobby Seale, one of the founders of the Black Panther Party, spoke about their roles in fighting for voting... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Onslow residents receive Order of the Long Leaf PineChorus and Sneads Ferry Community Chorus. He is also a member of a number of or
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 16 hours ago
Chorus and Sneads Ferry Community Chorus. He is also a member of a number of organizations and a lifetime member of the NAACP. He is married to Jamezetta Hardison and is the proud father of six and grandfather of 11. Charles Martin, M.D. Dr.... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Marchers say minorities, women and freedoms have suffered greatly under Trumpincluding Jefferson City Area Indivisible, Capital Area Missouri NOW, Faith Voi
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 18 hours ago
including Jefferson City Area Indivisible, Capital Area Missouri NOW, Faith Voices of Jefferson City, Jefferson City NAACP, and the Democratic clubs of Cole and Callaway counties. Though the defeat of Trump-endorsed U.S. Senate candidate Roy... Read more
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The Telegraph
Getting down to business: New Alton Rep. Monica Bristow ready for challengeto replace, the following day. Since then, it’s been meetings with precinct com
The Telegraph / Posted 21 hours ago
to replace, the following day. Since then, it’s been meetings with precinct committeemen and local leaders — heads of the NAACP of Alton, NAACP of Edwardsville, 100 Black Men of Alton, area mayors, local police chiefs — to get a feel for the... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Brockton NAACP speakers asks "Where's the Dr. King in you?"Curry, who served as the Boston branch president of the National Association fo
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 22 hours ago
Curry, who served as the Boston branch president of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, or NAACP, until 2016 delivered the keynote address at the Brockton Area NAACP's 32nd annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.... Read more
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Columbia Daily Tribune
City Manager Mike Matthes apologizes for racial bias speech at diversity breakfastbeen criticized by some people who attended the breakfast and said the remarks
Columbia Daily Tribune / Posted yesterday
been criticized by some people who attended the breakfast and said the remarks offended or otherwise upset them. Missouri NAACP President Rod Chapel, who did not respond to messages seeking comment, publicly posted on Facebook that the group was... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
"Where's the Dr. King in you?"Curry, who served as the Boston branch president of the National Association fo
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted yesterday
Curry, who served as the Boston branch president of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, or NAACP, until 2016 delivered the keynote address at the Brockton Area NAACP's 32nd annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
The organization that planned the Women's March is trying to turn the protests into election results in 2018its term-limited governor this year. Civil rights advocates, including Planned
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
its term-limited governor this year. Civil rights advocates, including Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards and NAACP board member Rev. William Barber III, will speak in Las Vegas on Sunday, alongside Nevada's Democratic senator,... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Minorities trash city report on Brockton discrimination casetake out your knife and fork and eat whatever crap is being served to you," sai
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted yesterday
take out your knife and fork and eat whatever crap is being served to you," said the leader of the Brockton Area Branch NAACP. Marc Larocque Enterprise Staff Writer @Enterprise_Marc BROCKTON – Minorities in Brockton reacted to a report... Read more
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Boston Globe
The omnipresent Seth Moulton reluctant to explain his NSA voteand civil rights groups, including the American Civil Liberties Union, the Sunl
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
and civil rights groups, including the American Civil Liberties Union, the Sunlight Foundation, Human Rights Watch and the NAACP, sent a letter to Congress outlining their strong opposition to the reauthorization. The bill, they wrote, “would... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Rich and powerful choose sides in Maryland governor's race200 people connected to Venable. He received more than 100 maximum contribution
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
200 people connected to Venable. He received more than 100 maximum contributions and has $1.3 million on hand. • Former NAACP president Ben Jealous, another Democratic challenger, had more than 70 maximum contributions. They include: $12,000... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Local NAACP members, church leaders stay encouraged in light of hospital closingLocal NAACP and church leaders said they are encouraged by “assurances” by Prem
Dayton Daily News / Posted yesterday
Local NAACP and church leaders said they are encouraged by “assurances” by Premier Health in the wake of the planned closing of Good Samaritan Hospital. A community forum on the issue set for Feb. 10 at Mt. Zion Baptist Church is one reason for that... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Good Samaritan Hospital: NAACP, church leader want ‘pathway forward’in the region and has raised concerns about the future of the northwest Dayton
Dayton Daily News / Posted yesterday
in the region and has raised concerns about the future of the northwest Dayton neighborhood. TY GREENLEES / STAFF Local NAACP and church leaders said they are encouraged by “assurances” by Premier Health in the wake of the planned closing of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Wise words from Oprah, the pope of the 'Nones'side of the road," Winfrey said. "They threatened to kill her if she ever told
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
side of the road," Winfrey said. "They threatened to kill her if she ever told anyone, but her story was reported to the NAACP, where a young worker by the name of Rosa Parks became the lead investigator on her case. ... But justice wasn't an... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Don't fret, Gen. Lee has 'National Chess Day'and unreconstructed Southrons were peeved they had to share their beloved Lee h
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
and unreconstructed Southrons were peeved they had to share their beloved Lee holiday with Dr. King," Vann said. "And the NAACP, NUL, NAN, AAPC, and NBWJI where angry about sharing their hard-won King holiday with "Marse Robert," the genteel... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Baltimore police leader fired after record year in homicidestimes during his career as an elected official that a police commissioner was r
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted yesterday
times during his career as an elected official that a police commissioner was replaced. Sherrilyn Ifill, president of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, tweeted that she was perplexed by the leadership change. In a statement, she said... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Baltimore police leader fired after record year in homicidestimes during his career as an elected official that a police commissioner was r
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted yesterday
times during his career as an elected official that a police commissioner was replaced. Sherrilyn Ifill, president of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, tweeted that she was perplexed by the leadership change. In a statement, she said... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Baltimore police leader fired after record year in homicidestimes during his career as an elected official that a police commissioner was r
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted yesterday
times during his career as an elected official that a police commissioner was replaced. Sherrilyn Ifill, president of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, tweeted that she was perplexed by the leadership change. In a statement, she said... Read more
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TribLIVE
Baltimore police leader fired after record year in homicidestimes during his career as an elected official that a police commissioner was r
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
times during his career as an elected official that a police commissioner was replaced. Sherrilyn Ifill, president of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, tweeted that she was perplexed by the leadership change. In a statement, she said... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Baltimore police leader fired after record year in homicidestimes during his career as an elected official that a police commissioner was r
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted yesterday
times during his career as an elected official that a police commissioner was replaced. Sherrilyn Ifill, president of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, tweeted that she was perplexed by the leadership change. In a statement, she said... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Baltimore's new police leader faces numerous challengestimes during his career as an elected official that a police commissioner was r
Darien News-Review / Posted yesterday
times during his career as an elected official that a police commissioner was replaced. Sherrilyn Ifill, president of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, tweeted that she was perplexed by the leadership change. In a statement, she said... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Baltimore's new police leader faces numerous challengestimes during his career as an elected official that a police commissioner was r
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted yesterday
times during his career as an elected official that a police commissioner was replaced. Sherrilyn Ifill, president of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, tweeted that she was perplexed by the leadership change. In a statement, she said... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Demands for widespread action following officer's racist Facebook commentsof Metro Louisville understand those comments in no way represent the rest of t
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted yesterday
of Metro Louisville understand those comments in no way represent the rest of their law enforcement community." Louisville NAACP President Raoul Cunningham and others say better training is needed. He called on officers to root out racists in their... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Baltimore's new police leader faces numerous challengestimes during his career as an elected official that a police commissioner was r
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted yesterday
times during his career as an elected official that a police commissioner was replaced. Sherrilyn Ifill, president of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, tweeted that she was perplexed by the leadership change. In a statement, she said... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Baltimore's new police leader faces numerous challengestimes during his career as an elected official that a police commissioner was r
The New Canaan News / Posted yesterday
times during his career as an elected official that a police commissioner was replaced. Sherrilyn Ifill, president of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, tweeted that she was perplexed by the leadership change. In a statement, she said... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Baltimore police leader fired after record year in homicidestimes during his career as an elected official that a police commissioner was r
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted yesterday
times during his career as an elected official that a police commissioner was replaced. Sherrilyn Ifill, president of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, tweeted that she was perplexed by the leadership change. In a statement, she said... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Baltimore police leader fired after record year in homicidestimes during his career as an elected official that a police commissioner was r
KXXV Waco / Posted yesterday
times during his career as an elected official that a police commissioner was replaced. Sherrilyn Ifill, president of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, tweeted that she was perplexed by the leadership change. In a statement, she said... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Discussion continues on expanding school into North Heightson the bus stop, kids in other communities are still in bed," said Floyd Anthon
KXXV Waco / Posted yesterday
on the bus stop, kids in other communities are still in bed," said Floyd Anthony, president of the Amarillo Chapter of the NAACP. Some parents in North Heights do not want to bus their children outside of their neighborhood to go to school and are... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Discussion continues on expanding school into North Heightson the bus stop, kids in other communities are still in bed," said Floyd Anthon
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
on the bus stop, kids in other communities are still in bed," said Floyd Anthony, president of the Amarillo Chapter of the NAACP. Some parents in North Heights do not want to bus their children outside of their neighborhood to go to school and are... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Discussion continues on expanding school into North Heightson the bus stop, kids in other communities are still in bed," said Floyd Anthon
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted yesterday
on the bus stop, kids in other communities are still in bed," said Floyd Anthony, president of the Amarillo Chapter of the NAACP. Some parents in North Heights do not want to bus their children outside of their neighborhood to go to school and are... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Discussion continues on expanding school into North Heightson the bus stop, kids in other communities are still in bed," said Floyd Anthon
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted yesterday
on the bus stop, kids in other communities are still in bed," said Floyd Anthony, president of the Amarillo Chapter of the NAACP. Some parents in North Heights do not want to bus their children outside of their neighborhood to go to school and are... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Discussion continues on expanding school into North Heightson the bus stop, kids in other communities are still in bed," said Floyd Anthon
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
on the bus stop, kids in other communities are still in bed," said Floyd Anthony, president of the Amarillo Chapter of the NAACP. Some parents in North Heights do not want to bus their children outside of their neighborhood to go to school and are... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Baltimore police leader fired after record year in homicidestimes during his career as an elected official that a police commissioner was r
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 2 days ago
times during his career as an elected official that a police commissioner was replaced. Sherrilyn Ifill, president of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, tweeted that she was perplexed by the leadership change. In a statement, she said... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Baltimore police leader fired after record year in homicidestimes during his career as an elected official that a police commissioner was r
KWWL Iowa / Posted 2 days ago
times during his career as an elected official that a police commissioner was replaced. Sherrilyn Ifill, president of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, tweeted that she was perplexed by the leadership change. In a statement, she said... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Baltimore police leader fired after record year in homicidestimes during his career as an elected official that a police commissioner was r
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 2 days ago
times during his career as an elected official that a police commissioner was replaced. Sherrilyn Ifill, president of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, tweeted that she was perplexed by the leadership change. In a statement, she said... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Baltimore police leader fired after record year in homicidestimes during his career as an elected official that a police commissioner was r
KHQ Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
times during his career as an elected official that a police commissioner was replaced. Sherrilyn Ifill, president of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, tweeted that she was perplexed by the leadership change. In a statement, she said... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Baltimore police leader fired after record year in homicidestimes during his career as an elected official that a police commissioner was r
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
times during his career as an elected official that a police commissioner was replaced. Sherrilyn Ifill, president of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, tweeted that she was perplexed by the leadership change. In a statement, she said... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
DA recuses in case regarding Troy arrest, hospitalization of boyto CNN, Wilkerson's father said his son had brain swelling and a cracked eye so
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 2 days ago
to CNN, Wilkerson's father said his son had brain swelling and a cracked eye socket. The Pike County branch of the NAACP has called for the police body cameras to be released, though that has not happened and says it will review the police... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The organization that planned the Women's March is trying to turn the protests into election results in 2018its term-limited governor this year. Civil rights advocates, including Planned
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
its term-limited governor this year. Civil rights advocates, including Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards and NAACP board member Rev. William Barber III, will speak in Las Vegas on Sunday, alongside Nevada's Democratic senator,... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Amarillo College hosting community development forumthe community. Forum topics will include community development, fair housing a
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
the community. Forum topics will include community development, fair housing and social justice. Leaders from Amarillo NAACP, Amarillo College, University of Texas and several other organizations will be present. The forum will be held on... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The organization that planned the Women's March is trying to turn the protests into election results in 2018its term-limited governor this year. Civil rights advocates, including Planned
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
its term-limited governor this year. Civil rights advocates, including Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards and NAACP board member Rev. William Barber III, will speak in Las Vegas on Sunday, alongside Nevada's Democratic senator,... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
What It Meant To Celebs To Attend The NAACP Image Awards On MLK Day Representing the dream was the theme of this year’s NAACP Image Awards, appro
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted 2 days ago
Representing the dream was the theme of this year’s NAACP Image Awards, appropriately held on Martin Luther King day this past Monday. We spoke to celebs on the red carpet to ask... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Minorities slam city report on Brockton discrimination casetake out your knife and fork and eat whatever crap is being served to you," sai
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 2 days ago
take out your knife and fork and eat whatever crap is being served to you," said the leader of the Brockton Area Branch NAACP. Marc Larocque Enterprise Staff Writer @Enterprise_Marc BROCKTON – Minorities in Brockton reacted to a report... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Corruption, violence marred Baltimore Police Commissioner Davis' final yearReferring to ongoing investigations, she said: “The chips will fall where they
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Referring to ongoing investigations, she said: “The chips will fall where they may.” Sherrilyn Ifill, president of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said Davis had an “unyielding commitment to the important consent decree process... Read more
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Daily Press
Newport News looking to add two superintendent search hearingshearing what they want and making our decisions based on that.” According to S
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
hearing what they want and making our decisions based on that.” According to Sample-Jones and Hunter, the Newport News NAACP asked for paper copies of the survey to distribute to areas of the city that may not have access to the electronic... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Baltimore police leader fired after record year in homicidesU.S. Justice Department due to widespread discriminatory and unconstitutional p
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 2 days ago
U.S. Justice Department due to widespread discriminatory and unconstitutional policing. Sherrilyn Ifill, president of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said Davis had shown "unyielding commitment" to those reforms and they trust that... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Minorities in Brockton react to city report on Lopes casetake out your knife and fork and eat whatever crap is being served to you," sai
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 2 days ago
take out your knife and fork and eat whatever crap is being served to you," said the leader of the Brockton Area Branch NAACP. Marc Larocque Enterprise Staff Writer @Enterprise_Marc BROCKTON – Minorities in Brockton reacted to a report... Read more
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