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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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NAACP Launches ‘America’s Journey for Justice’

NAACP Launches ‘America’s Journey for Justice’

On March 5th, the NAACP launched a new and innovative campaign, titled “America’s Journey for Justice."

NAACP President/CEO heads to Selma to Commemorate 50th Anniversary

NAACP President/CEO heads to Selma to Commemorate 50th Anniversary

NAACP is headed to Selma to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the events that led to the historic voting rights march to Montgomery.

NAACP Victory: Ban the Box Passes in Georgia

NAACP Victory: Ban the Box Passes in Georgia

Governor Nathan Deal issued an Executive Order banning the box in Georgia.   

NAACP Statement on DOJ’s Decision Not to File Civil Rights Charges Against George Zimmerman

NAACP Statement on DOJ’s Decision Not to File Civil Rights Charges Against George Zimmerman

NAACP Statement on DOJ’s Decision Not to File Civil Rights Charges Against George Zimmerman

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