NAACP Archives

‘Harsh Punishment’ – Trump and DeVos Push Back of Student Protections Is Sending Black Kids to Jail

April 23, 2018

Shutdown of Texas Schools Probe Shows Trump Administration Pullback on Civil Rights By Annie Waldman ProPublica Beside a highway in Bryan, Texas, tucked between a motorcycle bar and the county jail, stands a low-slung, sprawling complex with tinted windows, sandstone walls…

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HAPPENING NOW: NAACP Members Arrested After Sit-In Protesting Trump Nominee

January 3, 2017

These NAACP leaders know what they have to do to prevent Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions from becoming Donald Trump’s attorney general. And, after seven hours, they were arrested for refusing to leave Sessions’ office. and the naacp has good reason…

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‘Unacceptable Record’: Over 1100 Law Professors Pound Trump’s AG Pick With Defiant Letter

January 3, 2017

Trump’s Attorney General Pick Is Becoming A Lightning Rod Donald Trump’s pick for the next Attorney General of the United States is Jefferson Bureaugard Sessions III, named after the president of the Confederacy and a Confederate general. Sessions was the…

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Trump’s Pathetic ‘Voter Fraud’ Tantrum Is Just More Coded Racism From A Bigoted Candidate

October 18, 2016

Racism, Disguised As Voter Fraud Panic Donald Trump is losing – and is poised to lose “big league,” so of course he’s starting to cry about “voter fraud” and a “rigged election.” This is what small men do when faced…

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Trump Sycophant Mayor Urged To Resign Over Uber-Racist ‘Barry, This Rope Is For You’ Posts (VIDEO)

September 30, 2016

Here’s the thing about being a racist Donald Trump supporter on the social media: You post something on Facebook or Twitter, and a ton of people read it. And they may or may not like what you post. Racist mayor…

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Trump’s Black Outreach Colorfully Crushed As ‘Nothing But A Scam’ (VIDEO)

September 3, 2016

On Friday Donald Trump went to Detroit to speak at the Great Faith Ministries Church. It was billed by the campaign as an attempt to reach out to African-American voters. However, most Americans saw it as a disingenuous political stunt…

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WTF? White Cops Pepper Spray 84 Year Old Black Woman In Her Own House For CRAZY Reason (VIDEO)

September 2, 2016

Recent video footage released by Oklahoma police shows an elderly black woman being pepper-sprayed by an officer after law enforcement entered her house to look for her son. Did police really need to pepper spray this elderly woman? The footage…

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Finally! These Universities Join 21st Century, Remove Racist Symbol (VIDEO)

August 30, 2016

While it’s an emblem of battle, for many of us, it’s also a symbol of racism — and fortunately, several Mississippi universities have joined the 21st Century and are taking down the Confederate flag. Universities are taking the lead in removing…

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Armed White Supremacists Beseige Houston NAACP HQ Chanting ‘White Lives Matter’, Spewing Hate

August 22, 2016

A small group of white, armed, and Confederate flag-waving protesters identified themselves as “White Lives Matter” as they protested outside of the Houston Headquarters of the NAACP. The organizer of the event, Ken Reed–proudly wearing a Donald Trump ’16 hat–…

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Rainbow Nooses: Art, Or ‘Hate Symbolism’ – University Not Taking Chances (VIDEO)

April 19, 2016

Six colored nooses forming a rainbow were discovered on campus Monday at Austin Peay State University, in Clarksville, Tennessee, presenting a scene officials from the university call “deeply disturbing,” but which may, in fact, be an explosive art installation. The…

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