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Founded 1909, the NAACP is the nation's first and largest grassroots–based civil rights organization. Over 2,000 volunteer-run branches nationwide.
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Dr. Benjamin Chavis Feb 16
Salute to NAACP Chairman Leon Russell for visionary and strategic leadership as the NAACP marks 110 years of fighting effectively for civil rights, freedom, justice, equality and economic empowerment.
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Derrick Johnson 22h
I join you in commending for his leadership and commitment. The is stronger as a result.
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Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. ® 23h
Today, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. and the signed a historic Memorandum of Understanding at the NAACP’s annual meeting in New York City.
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NAACP Feb 16
From Board Meeting: NAACP signs historic partnership with .
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NAACP Feb 16
From Board Meeting: NAACP signs historic partnership with .
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NAACP Feb 16
From Board Meeting: NAACP signs historic partnership with .
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NAACP Feb 16
From Board Meeting: NAACP signs historic partnership with .
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NAACP Feb 16
From Board Meeting: NAACP signs historic partnership with
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NAACP Feb 16
“If we don’t fight and we don’t sharpen our knives, we won’t be ready when it’s time for the war. Sometimes the internal fight is necessary because it is the preparation for the external war.” -
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NAACP Feb 16
“We all have to find that extra energy to just get up, go out, and go do a little bit more. If we all do a little bit, it will add up to a lot.” -
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NAACP Feb 16
“We understand that we have to open our arms and not close our doors. It is bringing folks into our folds that makes us better, not keeping people away.” -
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NAACP Feb 16
“It is time that all of us understand that we have to fight injustice. We have to fight for equity. We have to fight for equality in all spaces. When we fight, we win. This is our time to fight.” -Chairman Russell at our annual NAACP Board Meeting
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NAACP Now Feb 15
We are honored that our Youth and College Organizing Manager, Wisdom Cole was featured by the University of California for his leadership and activism. Keep up the great work ! Read about his achievements here:
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NAACP Feb 15
The racial bias, prejudice, and abuse of power exhibited by regarding the “wall” along the U.S./Mexico border is reprehensible. Immigration policy should not be based on ’alternative facts’ and ’fake news.’
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NAACP Feb 15
Did you know that prior to 1776, “Blacks were leaving the plantation to join the British because the British promised freedom”?
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Derrick Johnson Feb 14
The condemns announcement today as a violation of the rule of law. He is attempting to circumvent Congress that clearly rejected a southern border wall rooted in racism & exclusion. These are not our values and this is not how our democracy works.
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Derrick Johnson Feb 14
A year ago today, the tragic shooting shocked our nation and awakened a generation that rose up to commit to ending gun violence. Today, the honors the memories of the lives lost and will continue to push for real action to end this epidemic.
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NAACP Feb 14
The vile act of lynching was one of the causes that spurred the foundation of the NAACP. Thank you to Senators , and for championing this, long overdue, anti-lynching legislation.
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NAACP Feb 14
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NAACP Feb 14
Yesterday we had the privilege of having and join us for the nominee announcement for the 50th NAACP Image Awards. Be sure to follow and cast your votes at .
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