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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 Deeply Disappointed Grand Jury Decided Not to Indict Officer Daniel Pantaleo

NAACP Deeply Disappointed Grand Jury Decided Not to Indict Officer Daniel Pantaleo

A grand jury decided not to indict Officer Daniel Pantaleo for the death of Eric Garner.

Here’s What You Need for the Journey for Justice (Updated)

Here’s What You Need for the Journey for Justice (Updated)

Marchers will convene at the anchor churches--Tuesday, December 2nd in St. Louis and Wednesday - Friday in Jefferson City. 

NAACP Announces March, “Journey for Justice: Ferguson to Jefferson City”

NAACP Announces March, “Journey for Justice: Ferguson to Jefferson City”

The NAACP, including members of the Youth and College division and other organizations, is embarking on a “Journey for Justice”.

NAACP is Deeply Disappointed a Missouri Grand Jury Opted Not to Indict Officer Darren Wilson

NAACP is Deeply Disappointed a Missouri Grand Jury Opted Not to Indict Officer Darren Wilson

A St. Louis County grand jury declined to indict officer Darren Wilson for killing Michael Brown, Jr.

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