PRESS THE VISIT BUTTON On July 13, 1995, Historian, Scholar And Educator, Dr. John Hope Franklin, Received The 80th NAACP Spingarn Medal. Read More About One Of The Foremost Authorities On American And African American History,
ROSA PARKS - received national recognition, including the NAACP's 1979 Spingarn Medal, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the Congressional Gold Medal, and a posthumous statue in the United States Capitol's National Statuary Hall. Upon her death in 2005, she was the first woman and second non-U.S. government official to lie in honor at the Capitol Rotunda.
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The NAACP on Friday called for what it described as "the first steps of an international economic boycott" of North Carolina over the state's legislative attacks on voters, workers, and the LGBTQ community.The organization said it would not hold its convention in the state, and called on over 200 other organizations to join the economic boycott.
Congressional Black Caucus vs. NAACP. -------------------------------------------------- The mindless robots of the CBC, doing what their masters in the Democrat Party tell them, voted for controversial IRS regulations that will remove 501(c)(4) status from thousands of tax exempt groups. The target is conservative groups, of course, but the NAACP is screeching, “Hey, you’re missing the target and hitting us!”
In what is believed to be a first, representatives of the NAACP & the Ku Klux Klan met in Casper, Wyo., over the weekend. The meeting between Jimmy Simmons, president of the Casper NAACP, & John Abarr, a KKK organizer from Great Falls, Mont., took place at a hotel in Casper, Wyo., under tight security. "It's about opening dialogue with a group that claims they're trying to reform themselves from violence," Simmons said.