NAACP Pennsylvania State Conference Pays Tribute To John LewisThe NAACP Pennsylvania State Conference paid tribute to John Lewis late Saturday night.
CBS Announces Multi-Year Content Partnership With NAACPCBS & the NAACP announced a multi-year deal to create a variety of content across its television and streaming platforms.
'Our Future Is Truly At Stake': Pittsburgh Leaders Working To Increase Black Voter Participation In Upcoming ElectionThe Pennsylvania NAACP is launching a project called "Wake Up Black Vote."
Pittsburgh Branch Of NAACP Creates 'We Are Done Dying' CampaignThe Pittsburgh branch of the NAACP is calling for change and reform.
NAACP Suing Pennsylvania, Claiming Method Of Counting Prisoners Dilutes African-American Political CloutPennsylvania is facing a new lawsuit from the NAACP over the way prisoners are counted.
NAACP Leaders: Pittsburgh-Area Police Departments Need More TrainingState and local NAACP officials held a town hall meeting Friday to discuss the killing of Antwon Rose.
Former Head Of NAACP Facing Welfare Fraud ChargesRachel Dolezal, the white woman who represented herself as black for years and once headed a local chapter of the NAACP in Washington state, is facing charges of welfare fraud.
NAACP Warns Blacks Against Traveling On American AirlinesThe NAACP is warning blacks that if they fly on American Airlines they could be subject to discrimination or even unsafe conditions.
Pa. School District Upset By Team's 'I Can't Breathe' ShirtsA western Pennsylvania school district is considering disciplining girls' basketball players for wearing T-shirts with the words "I Can't Breathe."
NAACP Leader Urges Violence Not The Answer After Ferguson DecisionConnie Parker, President of the Pittsburgh chapter of the NAACP said violence was not the answer to fixing "a broken down criminal justice system."
NAACP President Addresses Voter ID Law On Visit To PittsburghWith Election Day is just over two months away and Pennsylvania’s new voter identification law still hanging in the balance, the national president of the NAACP was in Pittsburgh Sunday to discuss voter issues.
Opinion: Rev. William Owens Confronts Barack Obama On Same-Sex MarriageRev. William Owens takes great issue with Obama’s linkage of Dr. King’s civil rights movement of the past to the current gay rights movement regarding same-sex marriage. Owens says that King embraced traditional religion, and he strongly suggests that King would not want his civil rights’ mission altered to include same-sex marriage.
Opinion: Learn To Be An AmericanOne day after Rush Limbaugh called on W. Mitt Romney to use racist attacks against the President, Romney dispatched campaign surrogate John Sununu to deliver a message to the first African American President of the United States: we will teach you how to be an American.
Opinion: Romney's Speech To NAACP A Cynical Play For White VotesRomney had an opportunity to open a dialogue with the NAACP. Instead he talked about denying civil rights to a civil rights organization and spoke in condescending and paternalistic terms about being a better president for African Americans than Barack Obama. It was a clear and cynical play for white votes.
NAACP President Criticizes DA's Decision In Jordan Miles CaseThe National NAACP president criticized Allegheny County District Attorney Stephen Zappala for not prosecuting the three police officers accused of beating up Jordan Miles.