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Video Highlights  2011-2012

President Jealous previewing the March to End Stop and
Frisk Policing on Melissa Harris-Perry (June 2012)

Sr. Director of the Economic Department Dedrick Muhammad
appearing on Up with Chris Hayes (June 2012)

Vice Chairman Leon Russell on the NAACP's resolution
to endorse marriage equality (May 2012)

President Jealous celebrating Connecticut's
decision to end the death penalty (April 2012)

Sr. Vice President for Campaigns Marvin Randolph discussing
the NAACP's "This Is My Vote" GOTV campaign (May 2012)

President Jealous on Meet The Press discussing
Trayvon Martin and racial profiling (March 2012)

CBS Evening News story featuring the NAACP's
rally for Trayvon Martin (March 2012)

President Jealous discussing the Selma march re-enactment
(April 2012)

Washington Bureau Director Hilary O. Shelton
discussing unjust voter ID laws (February 2012)

President Jealous debating voter suppression on The Kudlow Report (March 2012)

NAACP Chairman Roslyn M. Brock delivering remarks on voter suppression to the United Nations Human Rights Council in
Geneva, Switzerland (March 2012)

NAACP Chairman Roslyn M. Brock interviewed on the red
carpet at the 43rd NAACP Image Awards (February 2012)

NAACP Chairman Emeritus Julian Bond on voter suppression

President Jealous discussing the Stand for Freedom
march against voter suppression (December 2011)

President Jealous discussing Troy Davis on
The Rachel Maddow Show (September 2011)

Washington Bureau Director Hilary O. Shelton at
the 102nd NAACP Annual Convention (July 2011)

Press Credentials

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Contacts

Eric Wingerter, Vice President for Communications and New Media: ewingerter@naacpnet.org, 202.463.2940 ext. 3382

Derek Turner, Director of Communications: dturner@naacpnet.org, 202.463.2940 ext. 3383

Joi Ridley, Communications Associate: jridley@naacpnet.org, 202.463.2940 ext. 3384

Ben Wrobel, Communications Associate: bwrobel@naacpnet.org, 202.463.2940 ext. 3386

Press Kit

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Executive Profiles

Roslyn M. Brock  
Chairman, NAACP National Board of Directors
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Benjamin Todd Jealous
President and CEO, NAACP
Benjamin Todd Jealous Official Headshot

Leon W. Russell
Vice Chairman, NAACP National Board of Directors

Julian Bond
Chairman Emeritus, NAACP National Board of Directors

Myrlie Evers-Williams
Chairman Emeritus, NAACP National Board of Directors

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NAACP History

Founded Feb. 12. 1909, the NAACP is the nation's oldest, largest and most widely recognized grassroots-based civil rights organization. Its more than half-million members and supporters throughout the United States and the world are the premier advocates for civil rights in their communities, campaigning for equal opportunity and conducting voter mobilization.  Read more >>

NAACP Mission

The mission of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is to ensure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights of all persons and to eliminate race-based discrimination.