jimmy lee scott
1st Vice Chair
2nd Vice Chair
The NAACP’s principal objective is to ensure the political, educational, social and economic equality of minority group citizens of United States and eliminate race prejudice. The NAACP seeks to remove all barriers of racial discrimination through the democratic processes
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The “tragedy” of a job loss will never equate to the loss of life. We cannot undervalue the pain of losing a loved one. The moment we prioritize a job over a human being, we fail as a society. While we believe that the firing of Officer Pantaleo, whom recklessly...
On Wednesday, August 14, 2019, the NAACP hosted a Tele-Town Hall to demand legislative action to combat the rise of gun violence, domestic terrorism, and white supremacy. The event brought leaders and activists together in a conversation on how organizers can fight...
Participants find solace in ancestral tribute during the first day of the Jamestown to Jamestown journey
This week marks 400 years since the first African were forcefully brought to the United States. To memorialize this history, more than 200 African Americans made their way to Virginia, the first leg in a week-long journey retracing the steps of their ancestors dubbed...