Posts tagged "naacp"

Julian Bond, Former NAACP Chairman And Civil Rights Leader Dies At Age 75

Julian Bond, former chairman of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People and an important figure in the civil rights movement since the 1960s, died on Saturday night.

Katrin Higher | August 16, 2015 - 2:00 pm

Caption This: Mitt Romney Speaks To The NAACP

Earlier today, Mitt Romney spoke at an NAACP conference — that’s the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, a civil rights organization  — and, well, it did not…

Jessica Wakeman | July 11, 2012 - 3:40 pm

The Good, The Bad & The WTF At The NAACP Image Awards Luncheon & Pre-Show Gala

This past week, the NAACP hosted its annual Image Awards luncheon and pre-awards show gala. Some of the African-American community’s biggest celebs turned out to fete the organization at both…

Julie Gerstein | February 19, 2012 - 11:00 am

Jennifer Hudson Takes Over The NAACP Image Awards

We’re glad to see Jennifer Hudson back in the limelight after the tragedy that rocked her family just a few months ago. Last night, the singer and actress dominated the…

Annika Harris | February 13, 2009 - 6:45 pm