Julian Bond, a major figure in the 1960s civil rights movement who served as a longtime board chairman of the NAACP, died Saturday night, according to the Southern Poverty Law Center. He was 75.
When Baltimore City State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby decided to run for her current office, she reached out to community activists, politicians and business leaders, eager to share her ideas. Almost all of them, she said, discouraged her from seeking election.
The embattled leader of the NAACP in Spokane has stepped down amid uproar about her race and that she falsely portrayed herself as black for years.
Rachel Dolezal claimed to be an African American woman, though her parents say she’s not.
The Spokane NAACP has postponed a meeting Monday where its president, Rachel Dolezal, was expected to speak about the furor sparked after her parents said she has falsely portrayed herself as black for years though she is actually white.
urprising accusations against an NAACP leader in Washington state. Her parents say she’s white and has been falsely portraying herself as a black woman. Their comments are sparking national debate.
Suspected heroin found inside the Baltimore offices of the NAACP. Court records show the man now facing charges is the son of the organization’s president.
Anne Arundel County Police Chief Kevin Davis says he stands by the department’s decision to charge a man with murder, even though a judge dismissed all charges.
The Anne Arundel County branch of the NAACP is holding a rally to protest the deaths of Missouri’s Michael Brown and Maryland’s Kendall Green.
It’s known as the “Olympics of the Mind.” The NAACP announces the winners of its “ACT-SO” competition.