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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 Victory—Ohio Early Voting Hours To Be Expanded With Settlement

NAACP Victory—Ohio Early Voting Hours To Be Expanded With Settlement

Ohio voting rights victory, symbol of fight across the country.

Justice for Walter Scott, NAACP tells the story

Justice for Walter Scott, NAACP tells the story

NAACP tells the Walter Scott story to Yahoo News.

NAACP Statement on Death of Walter Scott

NAACP Statement on Death of Walter Scott

The video evidence of the death of Walter Scott shocked the nation. The South Carolina NAACP releases statement.

NAACP Releases Healthcare Industry Report, Diversity Lags

NAACP Releases Healthcare Industry Report, Diversity Lags

The NAACP’s Report Card graded the six largest healthcare systems, identifying opportunities for diversity.

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