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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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Here’s What You Need for the Journey for Justice

Here’s What You Need for the Journey for Justice

Saturday, November 29th is the start of the Journey for Justice: Ferguson to Jefferson City.  And here's what you need to know:


 

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.

NAACP Statement on Missouri Governor’s Decision to Declare a State of Emergency

NAACP Statement on Missouri Governor’s Decision to Declare a State of Emergency

Gov. Nixon declared a state of emergency in Missouri ahead of grand jury decision.

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