Filter by:
Image for NAACP Responds to President Trump’s Latest Comments on Charlottesville White Supremacist Rally

The NAACP, the country’s original and largest social justice organization responds to President Trump’s latest press conference regarding the Charlottesville ‘Unite the Right’ rally this past weekend, where three people were killed. The NAACP issued the following statement.

Image for THE 49TH NAACP IMAGE AWARDS TO AIR LIVE ON TV ONE – TWO HOUR SPECIAL MOVES TO MONDAY, JANUARY 15, 2018, MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY

The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and TV One, a television network dedicated to the best of black culture and entertainment, today announced that the 49th NAACP Image Awards will be nationally telecast live on TV One on Monday, January 15, 2018, the federal holiday marking the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Image for Former NAACP President Ben Jealous Delivered Remarks at 108th National Convention

BALTIMORE (August 1, 2017) – At the 108th National Convention, Ben Jealous, former NAACP president and CEO, delivered remarks on the crucial role that the NAACP plays in fighting for everyone to have a role in our democracy.

Image for NAACP Challenges President Trump’s Advisory Commission on Election Integrity

The NAACP vehemently opposes President Trump’s Advisory Commission on Election Integrity as a thinly veiled attempt to suppress the votes of American citizens, especially those of color.

Image for NAACP Denounces DOJ’s Plans to Curb Diversity Efforts in Higher Ed 

The NAACP, the country’s original and largest social justice organization denounces the U.S. Department of Justice’s plans to investigate and sue higher education institutions whose admission policies promote the inclusion of people of color. The NAACP issued the following statement.