This week Atlanta Up Close is helping bring awareness to Sickle Cell Disease. September is the national month of Sickle Cell Awareness. Cynthia will have Gerald Mansfield, operations manager of The Sickle Cell Foundation of Georgia, […]
The Georgia NAACP is calling for a federal investigation into the death of a Valdosta teenager found inside a rolled-up wrestling mat in his school gym.
The NAACP Atlanta will be holding their annual Jondelle Johnson Freedom Fund Dinner, honoring outstanding leaders all over the nation for their philanthropic work. The dinner will be hosted by Frank and Tanya Ski Saturday, […]
Baltimore (Metro Network) The head of the NAACP is stepping down at the end of the year. The civil rights group says Benjamin Jealous is leaving the president’s post on December 31st. Jealous, who was just […]
The Georgia State Conference NAACP is launching a campaign to restore sections of the Voting Rights Act that have been struck down by the U.S. Supreme Court.
The NAACP DeKalb County Branch and Commissioner Larry Johnson will hold its Annual Back to School Health Fair Saturday August 3, from 11am to 4pm at the Gallery at South DeKalb Mall located at 2801 […]
Things got real heated as Governor Nathan Deal ment with leaders of several civil rights organizations, which includes the NAACP, over the dismissal of 6 DeKalb School Board members. The governor made a comment that some feel was […]
A meeting between Governor Nathan Deal and civil rights organizations including the GA NAACP became explosive when Gov. Deal told them to find “good black people to run” for school board seats in upcoming elections. […]
On Power Talk with Lorraine Jacques- White we talked about the comments made by Gov. Nathan Deal, “find some good black folks to run for office!” We had President of Georgia State NAACP, Edward Dubose, […]