Gubernatorial Candidate Wants Free Public Higher EducationMaryland Gubernatorial Candidate Ben Jealous says he wants the state to provide public higher education free of charge.
Former NAACP President Asks School To Rescind DeVos InviteA candidate for Maryland governor is calling on a university to rescind its invitation to the nation's education secretary to give a commencement address.
Md. Gubernatorial Candidate Ben Jealous Arrested During Rally Near White HouseMaryland Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ben Jealous was arrested in Washington D.C. Tuesday during a rally, according to a spokesperson.
Sen. Sanders Endorses Ben Jealous For Maryland GovernorBernie Sanders came to Maryland to throw his support behind former NAACP president Ben Jealous.
Md. Gubernatorial Candidate Ben Jealous Says Senator Bernie Sanders Will Endorse HimBen Jealous, who is seeking the Democratic nomination for Maryland governor, says Senator Bernie Sanders will endorse him this week.
Former NAACP Chief Ben Jealous Announces Run For Maryland GovernorFormer NAACP president Benjamin Jealous has announced he is running for governor of Maryland.
Former Head Of NAACP Ben Jealous To Announce Candidacy for Md. Gov.Former President of the NAACP, Ben Jealous, will be announcing his candidacy for governor of Maryland Wednesday for the 2018 election.
Worker Rights Bills Inspire Rally In Md.A rally for civil and immigrant rights bills drew more than 200 people to downtown Annapolis Monday night. Their chants of "Sφ, se puede" and the rough English translation, "Yes, we can," filled the chilly air outside the statehouse.
Outgoing NAACP President Ben Jealous Credited With Boosting GroupA surprise announcement from the president of the NAACP. After just five years, Ben Jealous, who has spear-headed a number of civil rights issues, says he will step down to spend more time with his family.
NAACP Head Gives Keynote At LGBT ConferenceNAACP President Benjamin Jealous said Thursday the civil rights group supports legislation in Maryland to extend rights to transgender residents.
NAACP President Calls For End Of Md. Death PenaltyThe end of the death penalty in Maryland. That's what some lawmakers are hoping to accomplish as the General Assembly prepares to return to work in Annapolis in a matter of hours.