News

NAACP Chairman’s Award Goes to a Military Pioneer

NAACP Image Award prestigious Chairman's Award will be presented to Vice Adm. Michelle Howard--a modern day pioneer.

 Read More »

We Must Act Now

The NAACP Environmental and Climate Justice department attended a "pray-in" for climate with several organizations, including Interfaith Moral Action on Climate.

 Read More »

Myrlie Evers-Williams to Deliver Inaugural Invocation

President Obama selects NAACP Chairman Emeritus to participate in his second inauguration.

 Read More »

NAACP Victory: The Wilmington 10 Pardoned

North Carolina Governor, Beverly Purdue, pardons the Wilmington 10.

 Read More »

2013 Image Awards Nominations

Nominees for the the 44th annual NAACP Image Awards were announced in Beverly Hills, CA.

 Read More »

World AIDS Day—The NAACP Educates and Urges Testing

This World AIDS Day, NAACP Chairman Roslyn Brock reflects on the African American community and AIDS.

 Read More »

Pardon the Wilmington Ten

The NAACP has launched a campaign to pardon the Wilmington Ten.  Add your name to the petition.

 Read More »

It’s Not About Politics

The NAACP and the Iowa State Conference met with Governor Terry Branstad’s office to address felony disenfranchisement.

 Read More »

Ben Jealous Awarded the 2012 Puffin/Nation Prize

Prize recognizes NAACP’s Leadership in civil and human rights movement; efforts to “rebrand” the movement for a new generation.

 Read More »

This Election Day, Black Voters Made History

The NAACP polled voters on issues that matter to them in our Election eve Battleground Poll.

 Read More »

NAACP Registers Voters In Record Numbers

This year, NAACP's This Is My Vote Campaign registered a record number of voters across the country. 

 Read More »

Chairman Roslyn Brock Gets Out The Vote In Her Hometown

Chairman Roslyn Brock returned to her hometown of Ft. Pierce, FL to get out the vote.

 Read More »

Texas Southern University Wants You to Vote!

The Texas Southern University college chapter kicked off early voting in Texas with its 3rd annual get out to Vote rally and March to the Polls.

 Read More »

Analysis of the National Democratic and Republican Political Platforms

NAACP Washington Bureau releases their analysis of the two national political party platforms.

 Read More »

Election Protection

The Lawyers' Committee, the NAACP and coalition partners seek volunteer attorneys, paralegals and law students for Election Protection on Election Day.

 Read More »

NAACP Takes a Stand for Disenfranchised Former Offenders

The NAACP took to the Florida State Capitol steps to shine light on felony disenfranchisement and to launch its national campaign against it.

 Read More »

NAACP hosts United Nations Panel on Felony Disenfranchisement and attacks on voter rights

The NAACP travels to Geneva, to urge leaders to investigate racially discriminatory election laws.

 Read More »

Chairman Roslyn Brock and Michael Eric Dyson speak at A Virginia Rally to honor Four Little Girls

The NAACP hosted a voter registration drive in Virginia with Alfred Street Baptist Church and the Northern VA Coalition of Black Civic Participation. 

 Read More »

The Fight against Voter Suppression in Pennsylvania

Yesterday, in Philadelphia, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court heard the appeal of the voter ID law.  Our counsel David Gersch began his argument with a brief discussion about the significance of the setting.

 Read More »

President Jealous and NAACP Leaders Visit John McNeil

This week, the NAACP reiterated their demand for justice for John McNeil at a press conference at the Georgia State Capitol. 

 Read More »

 < 1 2 3 4 5 >  Last ›