LeBron James To Receive NAACP President’s AwardOver the past year, the 36-year-old James has been outspoken and active on a variety of issues, including police brutality protests and voting advocacy.
CBS Announces Multi-Year Content Partnership With NAACPCBS & the NAACP announced a multi-year deal to create a variety of content across its television and streaming platforms.
7-Year-Old Falsely Accused Of Bringing Gun to School, Mother Demands Apology From Saugus School DistrictThea-Marie Perkins filed a complaint with the district saying her 7-year-old son, Solomon, was bullied and falsely accused by another child of having a gun in his backpack at Tesoro del Valle Elementary School.
List Of Winners For The 50th Annual NAACP Image Awards Jussie Smollett did not show up nor did he win at the 50th Annual NAACP Image Awards but whether he was in the room, or not, he was still on a lot of people's minds.
Rachel Dolezal, Ex-NAACP Chief Who Posed As Black Woman, Pleads Not Guilty To Welfare FraudNkechi Diallo, formerly known as Rachel Dolezal, is charged with welfare fraud and false verification for public assistance.
NAACP Sues Homeland Security Over Haiti Immigration PolicyThe organization says President Trump's disparaging comments about immigrants and their home countries is evidence of racial discrimination that has influenced his administration's decision to end protections for roughly 60,000 Haitians.
California NAACP Wants 'Star Spangled Banner' ReplacedThe group believes that lyric celebrates the deaths of slaves who were fighting along with the British to try to win their freedom from American slaveholders.
Loretta Sanchez Finds Herself In Hot Water After Making Trump-Like Comments About MuslimsTazer Herzallah says the Muslim community has worked closely with Sanchez for two decades.
Dozens Attend Town Hall Meeting In Pacoima To Discuss Race, Police ViolenceThe groups hoped that a dialog between the police and the black community could help calm tensions.
Family Wants Answers After Victorville Man Dies In Deputy CustodyRelatives of a Victorville man who died while in the custody of the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department are demanding an independent investigation into his death.
Compton NAACP Demands Federal Probe Into Beating Of Mentally Disabled Man By DeputiesThe Compton chapter of the NAACP is calling for a federal investigation into the July 14 beating of a mentally disabled man by Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies.
Ex-LA NAACP Head Says Sterling Was 'Really Distraught,' Near Tears After CNN InterviewThe former president of the Los Angeles chapter of the NAACP says Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling was a "wreck" and almost crying after a television interview in which Sterling derided Magic Johnson as a role model.
LA NAACP President Resigns Over Move To Honor SterlingThe president of the Los Angeles chapter of the NAACP resigned Thursday, following scrutiny of his plan to give Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling an award for promoting civil rights.
NAACP To Return Donations From Clippers Owner Over Comments ControversyThe Los Angeles chapter of the NAACP will return donations Clippers owner Donald Sterling has made to the organization in response to alleged racist remarks he made in a recorded conversation.
NAACP: Sterling Will Not Be Awarded Lifetime Achievement HonorInterim President and CEO Lorraine C. Miller addressed racist remarks Sterling allegedly made during a recorded conversation in a statement on the civil rights organization's website.