by Latifah Muhammad onFebruary 18, 2012
We talked to Viola Davis, Ben Jealous and more about black history, Obama and, of course, Whitney.
by Claudio E. Cabrera onFebruary 18, 2012
The Help dominated the ceremony, which also included a moving tribute to Whitney Houston.
January 18, 2012
Blogging the Beltway: Stefanie Brown of the NAACP will be charged with energizing and mobilizing African-American voters.
by Michael E. Ross onJanuary 16, 2012
Before a South Carolina rally, its president told The Root of plans to fight the laws and educate young black voters.
by Claudio E. Cabrera onJanuary 5, 2012
NAACP President Ben Jealous slams Rick Santorum after he denies making remark about "black people's lives."
by Lynette Holloway onDecember 11, 2011
Protesters marched to the United Nations on Saturday and spoke out against the GOP's attack on voting rights across the nation.
by Paul Delaney onDecember 3, 2011
The former candidate isn't an embarrassment to the race, just himself. My, how far we've come.
November 22, 2011
Blogging the Beltway: A new bill would prohibit cops from targeting suspects based on race.
by Leonard Pitts Jr. onJuly 31, 2011
Leonard Pitts of the Miami Herald evaluates the NAACP's push to end the nation's "flawed drug policy."
by Jenée Desmond-Harris onJuly 29, 2011
The civil rights organization's new resolution is really about racial disparities in enforcement.
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