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Are Historical Civil Rights Organizations Selling Us Out?

Civil Rights Organizations: If They Don’t Like Being Called Sellouts? Then Don’t Sell Out!

The National Association for the Advancement of Coloured People (NAACP) and… 1,251 more words

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Tennessee GOP Member Wants To Found NAAWP & We're Really Over These Stories

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A Tennessee GOP member is raising eyebrows over a comment she made on her Facebook. Rep. Sheila Butt of Maury County made many jaws dropped over her response to an open letter from the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) imploring Republican leaders to have their future presidential candidate reach out and “engage Muslim voters” and “reject Islamphobia.” … 494 more words

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Making the "Merry," Go Round! (Gwynn Oak Park)

When I were young my dad would take the family to an amusement park in the city called Gwynn Oak. Saturday morning before leaving home, my mom would pack sandwiches and an assortment of goodies; we would all load up in my father’s blue Chevrolet station wagon and off we go! 359 more words

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NAACP honors those who contribute to black and Hispanic culture in Meriden

MERIDEN–More than 150 showed up tonight at an arts theater in Meriden to honor members of the art community who contribute to the black and Hispanic cultures. 83 more words

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Thousands expected in Selma for Bloody Sunday anniversary

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Thousands of people are expected in Alabama this time next week for a historical moment.

March 7 is the 50th anniversary of Bloody Sunday. 211 more words

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SCSU NAACP chapter will host Juvenile Justice and Youth Expo in March

Jessica Pellegrino - General Assignment Reporter 

Southern’s chapter of the NAACP will be hosting its first annual Juvenile Justice and Youth Expo on March 12, 2015 in the Adanti Student Center Ballroom. 539 more words

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Race in the Media

Race in the media has always been a difficult topic to discuss. Let’s face it, it’s a tricky topic that can make those who are not minorities seem racist or prejudice. 505 more words