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Demonstrators raise their hands as they rally for Michael Brown. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Nevada Activists Protest Missouri Police Shooting

Local activists and leaders of the NAACP in Nevada joined the call on Monday for the immediate arrest of a Ferguson police officer who shot and killed an unarmed 18-year-old Missouri man more than two weeks ago, triggering raucous street protests and police patrols in the St. Louis suburb.

08/25/2014

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Biden Decries Voting Restrictions In NAACP Address

Vice President Joe Biden Wednesday called on members of the NAACP to spread the word about what he called “a hailstorm” of measures to restrict citizens’ ability to vote, trying to rally the Democratic Party’s base before the midterm elections.

07/23/2014

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Vice President Plans Las Vegas Visit

Vice President Joe Biden is making a stop in Las Vegas next week.

07/16/2014

This video still shows the image of an African American man behind a Ku Klux Klan (KKK) robe on exibit at the National Geographic in Washington, DC. (Photo by Karin ZEITVOGEL/AFP/Getty Images)

NAACP-KKK Meeting Believed To Be A First

A secret meeting between a representative of the Wyoming chapter of the NAACP and a Ku Klux Klan organizer ended with the Klan organizer paying $50 to join the civil rights organization, participants said.

09/04/2013

This photo provided by Jameson Hsieh shows a clown wearing a mask intended to look like President Obama at the Missouri State Fair. The announcer asked the crowd if anyone wanted to see Obama run down by a bull, according to a spectator. So then everybody screamed. ... They just went wild, said Perry Beam, who attended the rodeo at the State Fair in Sedalia on Saturday Aug. 10, 2013. / AP PHOTO/JAMESON HSIEH

Live And Local With Kevin Wall 08/15/13: Mary Ratliff, John Lee, Gripe Line

NAACP Missouri Chapter President Mary Ratliff joins Live and Local to discuss the NAACP’s opinions on the Obama Rodeo Clown story. Ratliff called the act a hate crime and believes this should in now way no happen at a taxpayer funded event.

08/15/2013

This photo provided by Jameson Hsieh shows a clown wearing a mask intended to look like President Obama at the Missouri State Fair. The announcer asked the crowd if anyone wanted to see Obama run down by a bull, according to a spectator. So then everybody screamed. ... They just went wild, said Perry Beam, who attended the rodeo at the State Fair in Sedalia on Saturday Aug. 10, 2013. / AP PHOTO/JAMESON HSIEH

NAACP: Obama Rodeo Clown Committed Hate Crime

NAACP Missouri Chapter President Mary Ratliff tells KXNT that its an outrage

FM News 100.5 KXNT–08/15/2013

Attorney General Eric Holder speaks to the National Convention of the NAACP on July 16, 2013 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Tim Boyles/Getty Images)

NAACP Bringing Convention To Las Vegas

Las Vegas has been selected to host the NAACP national convention in July 2014.

07/22/2013

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Joe’s Journal: It Wasn’t About Race Back Then

With the Zimmerman verdict a major topic in America, Joe looks back at a friend he shared discussions with and one was never about race.

FM News 100.5 KXNT–07/17/2013

Rev. Williams Owens (first on right) (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Opinion: Rev. William Owens Confronts Barack Obama On Same-Sex Marriage

Rev. William Owens takes great issue with Obama’s linkage of Dr. King’s civil rights movement of the past to the current gay rights movement regarding same-sex marriage. Owens says that King embraced traditional religion, and he strongly suggests that King would not want his civil rights’ mission altered to include same-sex marriage.

08/03/2012

File photo: Mitt Romney and John Sununu (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Opinion: Learn To Be An American

One day after Rush Limbaugh called on W. Mitt Romney to use racist attacks against the President, Romney dispatched campaign surrogate John Sununu to deliver a message to the first African American President of the United States: we will teach you how to be an American.

07/18/2012

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