Posts tagged: NAACP - Diverse
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Running for Maryland Governor, Ben Jealous Puts Focus on Education

by | May 15, 2018 At 45, Ben Jealous is looking to make history by becoming Maryland’s first Black governor, ma Read more

Incidences of Campus Racial Intolerance Spark Calls for Change

by | May 10, 2018
Recent highly publicized incidences of racial intolerance at Duke, Yale, Colorado State and oth [...] Read more

Linda Brown, Kansas Girl at Center of 1954 Brown V. Board of Education Ruling, Dies

by Associated Press | March 26, 2018
TOPEKA, Kan. – Linda Brown, the Kansas girl at the center of the 1954 U.S. Supreme Court [...] Read more

Urban League’s Morial: Educational Equity Essential to Economic Empowerment

by | February 28, 2018
Marc H. Morial, former mayor of New Orleans and current president and CEO of the National Urban [...] Read more

New NAACP Youth Leader a Skilled Organizer

by Pearl Stewart | February 21, 2018
Tiffany Dena Loftin arrived this month as the NAACP’s new director of the Youth & College Div [...] Read more

Accused of Smearing Body Fluids on Roommate’s Stuff, Coed Seeks Probation

by Associated Press | January 31, 2018
HARTFORD, Conn. — A White former Connecticut university student accused of smearing body flui [...] Read more

Organizations Call for DeVos to Halt Student Loan Policy Changes

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | September 19, 2017
The regulatory changes being pursued by U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos in the student [...] Read more

Interim NAACP President says Civil Rights Group Remains Relevant

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | August 29, 2017
Arguing that President Donald J. Trump has emboldened white supremacists to “walk in public w [...] Read more

Former Obama Official Helps to Expand the Civil Rights Agenda

by Gia Savage | August 9, 2017
Vanita Gupta is the new president and CEO of the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Right [...] Read more

NAACP President to Leave Office as Group Undertakes Changes

by Jesse J. Holland, Associated Press | May 21, 2017
WASHINGTON — NAACP President Cornell William Brooks will not be returning as the leader of th [...] Read more

Rights Activists: Fight Just Getting Started

by Catherine Morris | January 22, 2017
Speakers said that mobilizing for protests and marches is critical, but sustained activism woul [...] Read more

Civil Rights Stalwart Jack Greenberg Dies

by Diverse Staff | October 13, 2016
Jack Greenberg, the last surviving lawyer of the Thurgood Marshall-led team that argued Brown v [...] Read more

Race Amity Over Enmity Focus of Recent Conference

by David Pluviose | November 29, 2015
Expert says, although history books and contemporary media are replete with accounts of enmity [...] Read more

NAACP’s Leader Seeks to Tap into Energy of Youth

by Jamal Eric Watson | September 16, 2015
Cornell William Brooks is helming the civil rights organization at a time when the group is gra [...] Read more

Julian Bond, Giant of Activism and Education, Dies

by Jamal Eric Watson | August 16, 2015
If anyone knew the importance of a college education, it was Julian Bond. [...] Read more
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