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Alabama Man, 83, Executed For Judge's 1989 Mail-Bomb Slaying

ATMORE, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama inmate convicted of the mail-bomb slaying of an Atlanta federal judge during a wave of Southern terror in 1989 was executed by lethal injection Thursday, becoming the oldest prisoner put to death in the U.S. 780 more words

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The ‘Trump Effect’ Is Blamed For A Spike In Racial Bullying Among Students

Utah’s NAACP is trying to combat the problem.

President Donald Trumps’ embrace of White supremacists and his racially hateful rhetoric has ignited a wave of racial bullying in schools across the nation. 340 more words

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Miami Beach Residents And Business Owners Come Together For "Unity In The Community" Talk

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MIAMI BEACH (CBSMiami) – Miami Beach residents and business owners and the NAACP came together for a discussion called “Unity in the Community.” 245 more words

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Moral March hammers against voter suppression

Originally published in The Western Carolina Journalist

With the Voting ID requirement is taking effect for March’s primary, the NAACP’s biggest protest event of the year on Feb. 819 more words

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Ida B. Wells: The Foul-Mouthed "Princess of the Press" who spoke out against the South's horrific lynchings

Something I’ve noticed reading story after story about women throughout history is that so many accounts base the women they feature off of the actions of another woman. 1,431 more words

NAACP

Starbucks Will Close 8,000 US Stores On May 29 For Racial-Bias Training

(CNN Money) — Starbucks says it will close its 8,000 company-owned stores in the United States for one afternoon to educate employees about racial bias. 439 more words

Business

NAACP Calls For Starbucks Manager To Be Fired After Controversial Arrests

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) The NAACP is speaking out following the controversial arrests of two black men at a Starbucks in Rittenhouse, Pennsylvania last week. 792 more words

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