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Marshall  one of the best films released this year, opened October 13 in 821 theaters. Yet, the film Happy Death Day, released the same day opened in 3,149. This begs the question, why release a film when a studio has such low expectations? On the heels of receiving eight NAACP Image Award nominations and a Grammy nomination, Open Road Films brought the critically acclaimed […]

The NAACP warned people of color against traveling to Missouri after the state legislature passed the "Jim Crow Bill."

The NAACP has issued its first-ever travel advisory for a state.  The organization is warning that discriminatory and racist practices in Missouri make it dangerous for people of color to visit. The civil rights group also highlights recent legislation, The “Jim Crow Law”, that has made discrimination suits harder to win, particularly with regard to […]

An NAACP lawsuit filed Tuesday claims that President Donald Trump's voter fraud commission is guilty of racial discrimination.

The Rev. William J. Barber discusses his efforts to revive the Poor People's Campaign with Roland Martin on NewsOne Now

North Carolina NAACP leader Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II to step down from his post to lead a new moral movement modeled after Dr. Martin Luther King Jr's Poor People's Campaign.

Few are pleased with the comprises made by North Carolina's GOP lawmakers and Democratic governor.

Civil rights leaders met with Attorney General Jeff Sessions to discuss their concerns about the DOJ's direction.

NAACP President Cornell William Brooks and General Counsel Brad Berry met with Attorney General Jeff Sessions Friday about the Justice Department tackling policing, voting rights and suppression affecting African Americans.

A North Carolina school board voted against a requested Confederate flag ban on school campuses.

The NAACP calls for an economic boycott of North Carolina over several pieces of discriminatory legislation and practices.

The NAACP slams Stamford, Connecticut officials. It calls for a full police investigation of the crime.