One day after Rush Limbaugh called on W. Mitt Romney to use racist attacks against the President, Romney dispatched campaign surrogate John Sununu to deliver a message to the first African American President of the United States: we will teach you how to be an American.
A day after Mitt Romney gave his speech, Vice President Joe Biden was next on the agenda to talk to the NAACP Convention to address many issues concerning African-Americans, and the upcoming election. As he spoke […]
Romney had an opportunity to open a dialogue with the NAACP. Instead he talked about denying civil rights to a civil rights organization and spoke in condescending and paternalistic terms about being a better president for African Americans than Barack Obama. It was a clear and cynical play for white votes.
Today during the NAACP annual meeting in Houston, Mitt Romney was booed during his nominee address. The booing started after he addressed government spending and President Obama’s new health care plan. In his speech he […]
Today on the Mo Ivory Show, the discussion topic is hot on Mitt Romney’s address to the NAACP. Why is Mitt Romney speaking instead of President Obama? In this discussion the question was also raised , […]
HOUSTON (AP/WAOK) – Mitt Romney will make a pitch to African-Americans at the NAACP’s annual convention in Houston today. Romney’s major speech is an effort to swing black voters, as well as demonstrate that both […]
Since President Obama announced his support for gay marriages, it has caused a division in the black community, especially in the NAACP. Recently a prominent leader of the Iowa/Nebraska branch of the NAACP has resigned from his […]
A former N.A.A.C.P. board member says some chapter presidents who don’t support gay marriages were caught off-guard by the organization’s decision to back President Obama on gay marriage. “They are not happy,” the former board […]
SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — Protesters and civil rights leaders are vowing to continue marching until there is an arrest in the case of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. Thousands of people gathered Saturday outside the Sanford Police Department in […]
Today on Powertalk with Lorraine Jacques-White, we spoke with Chris Braxton a parent of one of the students at Beaver Ridge Elementary School. They gave us the inside knowledge on what really happened in the […]