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A Look Back on a Wonderful Event

Posted on August 8th, 2017 · Posted in News and Updates

Take a look back on a wonderful night. Click Here to watch the video.

NAACP Files Excessive Use of Force Suit

Posted on July 26th, 2017 · Posted in News and Updates

NAACP CLEVELAND BRANCH 16400 Miles Ave., Cleveland, Ohio 44128 | Phone 216-231-6260 | Fax 216-283-0115 | email: ClevelandNAACP@yahoo.com| website: http://clevelandnaacp.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA ADVISORY CLEVELAND NAACP FILES EXCESSIVE USE OF FORCE COMPLAINT AGAINST CLEVELAND POLICE Contact person(s): Michael L. Nelson, Sr. mnelson@mln-associates.com 216-857-0340 James Hardiman 216-256-6544 attyjhard@aol.com July 25,..
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WIN Thanks You

Posted on July 14th, 2017 · Posted in News and Updates

The ladies of WIN (Women In the NAACP) would like to thank everyone that attended their SPIN with WIN event. The event was well attended and a wealth of information was shared about healthy eating habits and exercise tips.  Take a look for yourself!   

Dr. Dunn Lends His Expertise

Posted on July 3rd, 2017 · Posted in News and Updates

In a recently released study from Stanford University regarding police stops in twenty states, the data shows that African Americans and Latinos are more likely to be stopped, ticketed, and arrested than white drivers. Dr. Dunn was able to lend his expertise to the Atlanta Black Star as they attempted to..
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NAACP Executive Committee Member Ronnie Dunn, Phd. discusses Philando Castile

Posted on June 23rd, 2017 · Posted in News and Updates

This week on CounterSpin: The release of police dash cam video of the killing of Philando Castile after the verdict finding the officer who killed him not guilty is just the latest turn in this bewildering and upsetting story, now sparking protests around the country. What does the Castile case..
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Community Gathers to Celebrate 105 Years of Fighting for Freedom with the Cleveland Branch NAACP

Posted on June 6th, 2017 · Posted in News and Updates

On Saturday, June 3rd, 2017 over 800 community members, leaders, elected officials, activists, and business leaders came together to Celebrate the NAACP Cleveland Branch for 105 years of Fighting for Freedom. In a keynote address delivered by Hill Harper, attendees were encouraged to utilize their energy, passion, reason, and courage..
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Cleveland Branch NAACP Meeting: Youth Violence- Our Future is at Stake

Posted on March 30th, 2017 · Posted in News and Updates

 The Cleveland Chapter of the NAACP will host a community conversation on youth violence, entitled “Youth Violence: Our Future is at Stake,” at its April meeting, which will be held at the Historic Greater Friendship Baptist Church on Thursday April 6, 2017 at 7p.m. Featured speakers will be legendary Ginn..
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