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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.

The Latest News

NAACP Launches Justice Tour: Pressing for Equality, Fighting for Fairness

NAACP Launches Justice Tour: Pressing for Equality, Fighting for Fairness

NAACP President/CEO Brooks to go on the road with a "Justice Tour."

Civil Rights Coalition Urges National Reforms and Recommendations to Address Police Abuse

Civil Rights Coalition Urges National Reforms and Recommendations to Address Police Abuse

A coalition of national civil and human rights organizations and leaders concerned about police abuse commends last week’s announcement by Attorney General Eric H.

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NAACP and WE tv present, ‘Concert for a Cause: A Night to Support Childhood Literacy’

NAACP and WE tv present, ‘Concert for a Cause: A Night to Support Childhood Literacy’

The NAACP in partnership with WE tv will host “Concert for a Cause: A Night to Support Childhood Literacy” in Cramton Auditorium at Howard University.

NAACP Wins Major Early Voting Victory in Ohio

NAACP Wins Major Early Voting Victory in Ohio

Early voting was cut in Ohio, it has now been ruled unconstitutional.

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