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His Dream Our Stories

I recently represented the NAACP and its rich history in His Dream, Our Stories, an incredible multimedia project by Comcast and NBCUniversal commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the March and the impact it had on the Civil Rights Movement.


Chairman Brock Asks #MOW50 to Pledge to Vote

NAACP Chairman Roslyn M. Brock delivered remarks at the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington at the Lincoln Memorial, Saturday, August 24. Read the remarks here.


Yes We Will

NAACP President Ben Jealous delivered remarks at the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington at the Lincoln Memorial, Saturday, August 24. Read the remarks here.


NY City Council Overrides the Veto of The Community Safety Act

This week, the New York City Council voted to override Mayor Bloomberg's veto of the Community Safety Act. NAACP President Ben Jealous considers this a victory, and a step in the right direction toward ending racial profiling.


March with Million Hoodies and NAACP

Million Hoodies and New York NAACP are teaming up together to "Get On The Bus" to the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington on Saturday, August 24th.


Digital Evangelist: Using Facebook for Organizing

This week's webinar, Facebook 101 will discuss the benefits of branches using Facebook Fan Pages instead of personal profile pages.


NAACP Remembers and Honors Bill Lynch

Civil rights giant, William “Bill” Lynch passed away last week at the age of 72. The NAACP lost a friend, advocate, mentor, NAACP Life member, and brother—better known to friends and family as the “Rumpled Genius.”


A Win in the Fight Against Racial Profiling

We already knew this to be a moral certainty, but now a federal court agrees: New York's controversial Stop and Frisk policy is a violation of our constitutional rights.


Digital Evangelist: Twitter for Your NAACP Unit

This week’s webinar is Twitter 101—the topic will be “How to Use Twitter Effectively for Your Unit.” The webinar will highlight best practices for organizers using Twitter.


Digital Evangelist: Blogging 101

In this week's webinar, Lauren Wilson will talk about the basics of blogging and how it can be used to position your branch as a thought leader in your community.


Join the Movement for Change

Change doesn't happen by mere idealism, but rather with the concerted effort of others. HIV has become an epidemic impacting the Black community in increasingly disproportionate numbers. The need for responding to this issue has reached the level of urgency.


Watch Live: Google Hangout Discussion on the Civil Rights Movement

Senior Voting Rights Director Jotaka Eaddy joins civil rights leaders to discuss the burgeoning new movement inspired by the Trayvon Martin case.


Digital Evangelist: Mobile Messaging for Organizing

This week, Lauren Wilson will host a webinar about Mobile Messaging, a great tool that can help your branch reach people who do not have immediate access to the internet.


Final Moral Moral Monday Protest

Yesterday marked the final Moral Monday protest at the North Carolina General Assembly.


The Supreme Court and the October Term: What’s Next?

After ending a historic term, what's next for the Supreme Court? The US Supreme Court has agreed to hear McCutcheon v. FEC that will challenge the constitutionality of federal aggregate contribution limits, which caps the total amount of money that individuals are permitted to contribute to all federal candidates, parties, and PACS over the course of an election cycle.


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