NAACP President Cornell William Brooks at Democracy Awakening 2016

The NAACP led more than 300 organizations in a mass mobilization on Capitol Hill April 16-18, 2016 to protect voting rights, get big money out of politics and demand a fair hearing and an up or down vote on President Obama’s Supreme Court nominee.

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NAACP Statement on Fatal Shooting of Terence Crutcher During Police Encounter in Tulsa, OK

NAACP Statement on Fatal Shooting of Terence Crutcher During Police Encounter in Tulsa, OK

Baltimore, MD – NAACP President and CEO Cornell William Brooks today issued the following statement regarding the release of video footage of the fatal shooting of…  Read More
THE 48TH NAACP IMAGE AWARDS TO AIR LIVE ON TV ONE SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2017

THE 48TH NAACP IMAGE AWARDS TO AIR LIVE ON TV ONE SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2017

Telecast will also include a Pre-Show Airing Live from the Red Carpet Los Angeles, CA – August 25, 2016 – The National Association for the Advancement of…  Read More
NAACP Statement on NCAA Canceling Championship Games in North Carolina

NAACP Statement on NCAA Canceling Championship Games in North Carolina

BALTIMORE -- NAACP President and CEO Cornell William Brooks today issued the following statement about the decision by the National Collegiate Athletic Association to…  Read More
NAACP President Joins A.M.E. Church and Black Community Leaders to Mobilize Black Voters in November

NAACP President Joins A.M.E. Church and Black Community Leaders to Mobilize Black Voters in November

WASHINGTON, DC -- Today, NAACP President and CEO Cornell William Brooks met with the leadership of the African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church; Congressional…  Read More
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