House Votes to Limit Powers of Head of Library of Congress

The powers of the head of the Library of Congress were recently curtailed by the U.S. House of Representatives, with Reps. John Conyers (D-Mich.)...

Cornell W. Brooks Proudly Outlines His NAACP Accomplishments

(Updated 5/26/2017) Cornell William Brooks is not leaving the NAACP quietly. Brooks, 56, who serves as the NAACP’s President and CEO, was notified last week...

Fed. Appeals Court Deals Blow to Trump’s Revised Administration Travel Ban

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's revised travel ban "speaks with vague words of national security, but in context drips with religious intolerance, animus...

NAACP President to Leave Office as Group Undertakes Changes

NAACP President Cornell William Brooks will not be returning as the leader of the nation’s oldest civil rights organization after his contract expires this...

Dr. Byrd Fans Racial Hate

On May 20 Richard Wilbur Collins was killed by an alleged White supremacist on the University of Maryland’s College Park campus. The below article...

Second Voting Rights Case Won in North Carolina

The Supreme Court recently ruled North Carolina packed its Black voters into two districts in order to lessen their political influence elsewhere. This is...

Supreme Court Strikes Down 2 NC Congressional Districts

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court struck down two congressional districts in North Carolina Monday because race played too large a role in their...

AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s Fake Facts Record While Abroad

WASHINGTON (AP) — Here's a new U.S. export: President Donald Trump's exaggerations about his record. In his speech in Saudi Arabia on Sunday during his...

Huge Cuts to Food Stamps Part of Trump’s Budget Proposal

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's budget would drive millions of people off of food stamps, part of a new wave of spending cut...

Callers Threaten Black Texas Congressman Who Seeks Trump Impeachment

"When a person talks about lynching you, we think that's a pretty serious threat," HOUSTON (AP) — A Black Texas congressman said Saturday that he's been...

NAACP Chairmen: ‘Today is the First Day of our Next 100 Years’

When the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) was founded in 1909, there were a number of undeniably stark realities facing...

Sources: NAACP President, Cornell Brooks, Won’t Be Returning as Leader

WASHINGTON (AP) — NAACP President Cornell William Brooks will not be returning as the leader of the nation's oldest civil rights organization, sources told...