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Founded in 1909, the NAACP is the nation's oldest and largest civil rights organization. From the ballot box to the classroom, the thousands of dedicated workers, organizers, leaders and members who make up the NAACP continue to fight for social justice for all Americans.

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Civil Rights Organizations’ Statement of Action

Civil Rights Organizations’ Statement of Action

A coalition of civil rights organizations have joined together to seek justice for Michael Brown and racial profiling reform.

NAACP President/CEO Brooks addresses Justice for Michael Brown

NAACP President/CEO Brooks addresses Justice for Michael Brown

NAACP President Cornell William Brooks discusses the NAACP's fight for Michael Brown on MSNBC.

NAACP Statement on the Death of 18-year-old Michael Brown

NAACP Statement on the Death of 18-year-old Michael Brown

NAACP is saddened over the death of Michael Brown, seeking justice in St. Louis.

President and CEO Cornell William Brooks’ Speech to 105th Annual Convention

President and CEO Cornell William Brooks’ Speech to 105th Annual Convention

NAACP President and CEO Cornell William Brooks' fiery speech to 105th Annual Convention in Las Vagas, NV.

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