In the wake of the shooting death of Michael Brown by a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, the Atlanta NAACP will begin hosting forums on Monday, Sept. 15. The first of several forums is […]
Question: People often talk about the relevance of the NAACP. What exactly do you want them to address? Have you done your part? Is the problem that the people – YOU – are not willing […]
A Madison County Justice Court judge faces accusations that he struck a mentally disabled man and used racial slurs while working as a security guard at an event in Canton.
Numerous Civil rights leaders took to the airwaves of WAOK on Wednesday to give their opinion on the continuing saga of Donald Sterling. Those leaders included, Dekalb County NAACP President John Evans, Judge Dexter Wimbish, and […]
ATLANTA (WAOK)-Atlanta NAACP President Rev. R.L. White said he had a meeting with one of the members of his church not too long ago that caused him to put together an event that will hopefully […]
Fayette County Public Schools and the Fayette County Branch of the NAACP will host the 14th annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Celebration Parade and celebration from 8:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday in Fayetteville. […]
The end of the year is coming and the NAACP is gearing up for new initiatives. One of them is the Atlanta Gun Buy Back happening January 16th . Mary Ross Interim Executive Director of the NAACP […]
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, […]