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The Mo Ivory Show Talks To Ga State President Of The NAACP

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. […]

WAOK-AM–03/12/2013

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Hey Governor! Why So Offensive!

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, […]

WAOK-AM–03/12/2013

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Governor Nathan Deal And Black Leaders Clash In Capitol Meeting

Atlanta(WAOK)-A meeting between Governor Nathan Deal, members of the state arm of the NAACP, the Legislative Black Caucus  and other activist turned heated after what some say was an insensitive comment made by the Governor. […]

WAOK-AM–03/11/2013

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Blacks Becoming More Visible In Obama Administration

President Obama has given two blacks bigger titles within his administration, following criticism from the press about appointing blacks to key positions. Rob Nabors and Danielle Gray will become more visible, according to a news […]

WAOK-AM–01/28/2013

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NAACP President Benjamin Todd Jealous Wans A Black Female Justice

Today on Rob Redding News Review, Rob says that he is shocked but glad that NAACP President Benjamin Todd Jealous said that he wanted to see an African-American woman on the Supreme Court. This comes after President […]

WAOK-AM–01/24/2013

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NAACP Official Seeks To Strip Organization Of Its Nonprofit Status

A suspended NAACP official today began circulating a petition to strip the organization of its nonprofit status. “I am doing it because the NAACP is proclaiming to be helping the people in the community and […]

WAOK-AM–12/11/2012

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EXCLUSIVE: NAACP Tells Official Who Was Threatened By Obama Camp To ‘Shut Up’

The Illinois NAACP president has sent a “cease and desist” letter to a local chapter head who says he was threatened by the Obama for America presidential campaign. “That letter is trying to push me […]

10/08/2012

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Your Power, Your Decision-VOTE!

70th Annual NAACP Georgia State Convention & Civil Rights Conference Theme: “Your Power, Your Decision – Vote!” Atlanta Marriott Northwest at Galleria Hotel ~ Marietta, Georgia 30339 October 11th – October 14th, 2012 The NAACP […]

WAOK-AM–10/04/2012

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NAACP Rallies To Free John McNeil

ATLANTA (WAOK)-National and local NAACP officials will join civil rights activists and local elected officials in Atlanta on Monday to rally for the freedom of John McNeil. McNeil, a successful African American businessman in Cobb […]

WAOK-AM–09/09/2012

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Opinion: Rev. William Owens Confronts Barack Obama On Same-Sex Marriage

Rev. William Owens takes great issue with Obama’s linkage of Dr. King’s civil rights movement of the past to the current gay rights movement regarding same-sex marriage. Owens says that King embraced traditional religion, and he strongly suggests that King would not want his civil rights’ mission altered to include same-sex marriage.

08/03/2012

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