Articles Tagged 'NAACP'
ANTI-AMERICAN NAACP seeks to abolish ‘Star-Spangled Banner,’ calling it ‘racist’
The California chapter of the NAACP has a solution for the NFL take-a-knee flap: Get rid of “The Star-Spangled Banner.”
The organization is urging Congress… READ MORE
California NAACP Calls for Removal of ‘The Star-Spangled Banner’ as National Anthem
It has been a staple of American culture throughout the nation’s history, but the NAACP in California say it needs to go.
The organization says… READ MORE
Hillary Panders to NAACP: Tells Police How to Do Their Jobs
Hillary Clinton on Monday said recent attacks on law enforcement represent an assault on all Americans, and she told civil rights leaders that the “madness”… READ MORE
NAACP: DOJ, SECRET SERVICE SHOULD INVESTIGATE RODEO CLOWN
On Tuesday, the Missouri State National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) issued a statement asking for federal involvement in the case of a rodeo clown who wore an Obama mask and then asked the crowd if theyâ€™d like to see Obama run down by a bull. â€œThe activities at the Missouri State Fair targeting and inciting violence… READ MORE
NAACPâ€™s Julian Bond: Itâ€™s OK for IRS to target â€˜racistâ€™ tea party
Julian Bond, with the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, said during a Tuesday interview on MSNBC that itâ€™s only right and just… READ MORE
NAACP Required Photo I.D. to See Holder Speak in State Being Sued Over Voter ID
By Katie Pavlich, Townhall.com
Attorney General Eric Holder addressed the NAACP Nation Convention at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, Texas. What did… READ MORE
Pelosi: Romney wanted to be booed by NAACP
By SEUNG MIN KIM | Politco
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) is hinting that all those boos toward Mitt Romney on Wednesday at the… READ MORE
Holder calls Texas voter ID law a ‘poll tax’
By Joe Holley, Chron.com
A day after a federal three-judge panel in Washington, D.C., began hearing a lawsuit involving aÂ Justice DepartmentÂ challenge to Texas’ voter identification law, Attorney GeneralÂ Eric HolderÂ told the 103rd annual convention of theÂ NAACPÂ on Tuesday that “we will not allow political pretext to disenfranchise American citizens of their most precious right.”
In his… READ MORE
NAACP announces support of same-sex marriage, shoring up Obama’s base
The NAACP announced Saturday the 103-year-old black civil rights group is supporting same-sex marriage.
The group’s board of directors made the decision at… READ MORE
NAACP condemns Sharpton’s call for escalation in civil disobedience…
Author:Â Erik von Ancken, clickorlando.com
SANFORD, Fla. -The Rev. AlÂ Sharpton said FridayÂ his National Action Network will “move to the next level” if George Zimmerman is not arrested in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin.
Sharpton called for an escalation in peaceful civil disobedience and economic sanctions, although he did not say what those sanctions might be.
Turner Clayton,… READ MORE