National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Type: Organization
Name: National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
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NAACP Milwaukee: Dontre Hamilton – Moving Forward on Outstanding Issues

By James H. Hall, Jr., President of NAACP Milwaukee Branch The NAACP Milwaukee Branch is pleased with the action that Milwaukee Police Chief Edward Flynn took last week to discharge the officer, Christopher Manney, for violating procedures in connection ... [Published Milwaukee Courier - 4 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

NAACP : The right is making it more difficult for people to vote — and it’s deliberate

Sherrilyn Ifill, president and director-counsel of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund (Moyers & Company)All this talk of voter ID at the polls has some people scratching their heads wondering — what’s the big deal?Bill Moyers guests this week, ... [Published Raw Story - 6 hours ago]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

Civil rights icon speaks to Dayton NAACP

Much has changed since Myrlie Evers-Williams joined the NAACP more than 60 years ago. ... [Published Dayton Daily News - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 2 reports

Wisconsin Supreme Court rejects second look at Voter ID

The Wisconsin Supreme Court won’t take another look at voter ID. The justices rejected reconsidering their July ruling that Wisconsin’s voter ID law is constitutional. The Milwaukee NAACP, League of Women Voters, and Voces de la Frontera had requested ... [Published WHBY AM 1150 - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

NAACP speaker urges law to end criminal history box on job applications

Philadelphia has led the way in requiring all employers, public and public, to strike questions about criminal convictions from job applications."That's spectacular," said Carlton Mayers II, an attorney with the national NAACP, but only a start.Speaking ... [Published Lancaster Online - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

NAACP voters March to the Polls

Rev. Michael Hill leads a group in prayer prior to the start of the local NAACP’s ‘Moral March to the Polls’ on Thursday.Group describes importance of voting, even in a midterm yearStaff reportAcross the state Thursday, numerous registered voters participated ... [Published Lincoln Times News - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 2 reports

Clark County can't get land to build new prison

CLARK COUNTY (KATV) -The time has run out for Clark County, as officials found out, they can longer throw their name in the ring for our state's next prison location. The deadline to apply is tomorrow, but they couldn't secure the land.The county had ... [Published Corrections Connection - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 2 reports

Two Clemson Students Hit By Vehicle in Clemson

40% of American adults face online harassment; study says 40% of American adults face online harassment; study says 40% of American adults face online harassment; study saysUpdated: Friday, October 24 2014 3:42 AM EDT 2014-10-24 07:42:22 GMTRemember that ... [Published WCBD - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 3 reports

State Supreme Court refuses to rehear voter ID

MADISON, Wis. (WSAU) -- There won’t be another Wisconsin State Supreme Court review of the state’s voter ID law.The high court announced yesterday they will not reconsider their own ruling from July, where they ruled Wisconsin’s voter ID law is constitutional. ... [Published 1440 WNFL - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

Local NAACP undergoes shift in leadership

A leadership change at the Fort Wayne chapter of the NAACP has left some of the organization’s membership wonˆ­derˆ­ing when a new presiˆ­dent will be selected.Larry Gist, who was first vice president for the past four years, became the chapter’s interim ... [Published Journal-Gazette - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

NAACP Convention Planning Committee Announces Future Convention Sites

BALTIMORE, M.D. – On Wednesday, October 29, 2014, the NAACP Convention Planning Committee will announce future convention sites.WHO:Roslyn M. Brock , Chairman of NAACP National Board of Directors; Leon W. Russell , Vice Chairman of NAACP National Board ... [Published NAACP - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 3 reports

Maryland State Conference NAACP Kicks Off Its 74th Annual Convention Targeting Justice and Equality In the African-American Community, Oct. 24-25

COLUMBIA, Md. , Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --The Maryland State Conference NAACP (MSC), one of the state's leading champions of civil rights and social justice, will host its 74 th Annual Convention on "All in for Justice and Equality." The event, Oct. ... [Published SearchBug - Oct 23 2014]

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