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CMSD State of the Schools Address

Posted on October 1st, 2014 · Posted in News and Updates

Cleveland School CEO Eric Gordon spoke about the State of the Schools at the City Club.  View it here:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t8FfI-dHCLo#t=1048

Study: Unlocking Opportunity for African American Girls

Posted on October 1st, 2014 · Posted in News and Updates

A new report from the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund and the National Women’s Law Center seeks to ‘Unlock Opportunities for African American Girls’. Read more on The Root: http://www.theroot.com/articles/culture/2014/09/new_study_seeks_to_unlock_opportunity_for_african_american_girls.html You can also read the Executive Summary of the study here: http://www.naacpldf.org/files/publications/Unlocking%20Opportunity%20for%20African%20American%20Girls%20-Executive%20Summary_0.pdf

MSNBC: Racial Profiling Report

Posted on September 26th, 2014 · Posted in News and Updates

MSNBC – Racial Profiling Report finds not one state with acceptable protections. http://on.msnbc.com/1rg5HJO

NAACP REPORT

Posted on September 26th, 2014 · Posted in News and Updates

NAACP REPORT Stop and Frisk Abuses and the Continued Fight to End Racial Profiling in America. http://naacp.3cdn.net/9312d4a4f8ed7681ff_fnm6b22xw.pdf

Cleveland NAACP Board Election Information

Posted on September 19th, 2014 · Posted in News and Updates

This is a public notice to all members of the Cleveland NAACP interested in seeking office for the upcoming 2015 – 2017 term.  In order to serve you must be a member of the Cleveland NAACP as of April 1, 2014. Please find the official Cleveland NAACP Nomination Form below..
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NAACP President Brooks Speaks About Ferguson

Posted on August 20th, 2014 · Posted in News and Updates

NAACP President and CEO Cornell William Brooks joined radio host Ed Shultz to update us on the latest information to bring justice for Michael Brown. They also speak about what the Department of Justice and President Obama have done to ensure a full investigation. http://www.naacp.org/blog/entry/president-brooks-speaks-about-federal-and-naacp-involvement-in-ferguson

The Case for Reparations

Posted on August 20th, 2014 · Posted in News and Updates

The Cleveland NAACP has partnered with the City Club of Cleveland to bring Ta-Nehisi Coates, author of “The Case for Reparations” to Cleveland on August 22nd at 12:00 p.m. Registration and additional information can be found at https://www.cityclub.org/events/the-case-for-reparations Read “The Case for Reparations” in The Atlantic – http://www.theatlantic.com/features/archive/2014/05/the-case-for-reparations/361631/