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NAACP Executive Committee Member Ronnie Dunn, Phd. discusses Philando Castile

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

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 Events

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 Events

 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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NAACP Cleveland Branch President Featured Speaker and Panelist

Posted on February 24th, 2017 · Posted in News and Events

  Embrace The Process 2nd Annual Testimonial Prayer Brunch Michael Nelson- Guest Speaker February 25th @11:00am Our Lady of Mt Carmel 6928 Detroit Ave   Panel Discusson with Chief of Police & others Michael Nelson- Featured Panelist Saturday, February 25th @1:30pm Church in the Circle 1919 East 107th Street

National NAACP Honors Cleveland Cavalier LeBron James

Posted on February 2nd, 2017 · Posted in News and Events

NAACP Honors LeBron James Tonight in Cleveland with Jackie Robinson Award

NAACP waits for judges ruling on release of Tamir Rice grand jury transcripts

Posted on January 31st, 2017 · Posted in News and Events

NAACP Cleveland Branch demands transcripts of the grand jury proceedings from the tragic Tamir Rice case be released. The community deserves to know the truth. See the full story at the link below.  

NAACP steps in to represent 20yr old black male against false charges from police

Posted on January 31st, 2017 · Posted in News and Events

NAACP REPORT ​As the relationship between the Cleveland Division of Police and communities that they are sworn to protect and serve evolves, a recent incident involving a young Black man speaks volumes about the problems that exist in Cleveland’s Black community. Shase Howse, a 20 year old African American male..
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