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School board names building after late Oklahoma NAACP leader The Oklahoma City School Board will name its future administration building after the woman who organized civil rights sit-ins to integrate city businesses.
KTEN.com | Nov 14, 2018 6:35 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Denison, Texas
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OKC School Board Votes To Name Center After NAACP Leader Clara Luper The Oklahoma City School Board unanimously voted to name their new administration building after NAACP leader Clara Luper Tuesday.
News9.com | Nov 14, 2018 02:29 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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Former NAACP President Phil Tyler announces run for City Council President SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane activist, and former NAACP President Phil Tyler, announced Tuesday morning that he plans to run for Spokane City Council President in 2019. Tyler posted on his Facebook Page a quote from John F. Kennedy: "One person can make
KHQ Right Now | Nov 13, 2018 6:53 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Spokane, Washington
Looming Seattle City Council vote on police labor contract generates political friction right down to the wire Burgess, Chief Carmen Best lobby for council to ratify the proposed contract; Seattle King County NAACP joins police commission and civil-rights groups who worry it undermines police reforms.
The Seattle Times | Nov 13, 2018 12:20 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Seattle, Washington
Victim's dad, NAACP criticize handling of black man's death HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) A court fight over first responders' DNA has broken out in the case of a black Connecticut lawyer found shot to death in his overturned SUV.
The Daily Sentinel | Nov 12, 2018 3:21 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Nacogdoches, Texas
Victim's dad, NAACP criticize handling of black man's death HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) A court fight over first responders’ DNA has broken out in the case of a black Connecticut lawyer found shot to death in his overturned SUV. The lawyer’s father, Dr. Abraham Dabela, has accused police of covering up a murd
The Seattle Times | Nov 12, 2018 3:20 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Seattle, Washington
Civil rights group says deputy shouldn't speak at conference TULSA, Okla. (AP) Civil rights leaders are calling for a detectives group to rescind a speaking invitation to a white Oklahoma officer acquitted for fatally shooting an unarmed black man. The NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund sent a letter Friday t
KSBY 6 Action News | Nov 9, 2018 11:57 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from San Luis Obispo, California
Justices say murder case needs relook The Arkansas Supreme Court on Thursday offered some post-conviction relief to a Pine Bluff man whose death sentence for a robbery-turned-murder has attracted national attention, legal assistance from a state representative and outside help from the NAACP.
Arkansas Online | Nov 9, 2018 08:45 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Little Rock, Arkansas
Honors ring out at NAACP event THE NAACP Toledo Branch 103 Freedom Fund Banquet raised more than $30,000. The event, held at Stranahan Hall, supports the local chapter’s Youth ACT-SO program. The mission of the NAACP is to ensure the political, educational, social, economic equal
ToledoBlade.com | Nov 8, 2018 12:45 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Toledo, Ohio
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Euclid NAACP holds emergency rally The Euclid NAACP is holding an emergency rally due to the mayors "unwillingness to meet simple demands to ensure that residents, citizens and others alike are safe," the organization said.
NewsNet5.com | Nov 5, 2018 11:29 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Cleveland, Ohio