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Chapel of the Chimes, NAACP Honor Local Heroes on 9/11 Anniversary

Congresswoman Barbara Lee and Rev. Donald R. Scurry of Joshua Christian Church at the Chapel of the Chimes annual clergy appreciation. Photo by Eric...

Oakland NAACP Annual Black History Program

Chapel of the Chimes Oakland is partnering with the Oakland chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) on a...

NAACP Hosts School Board Candidate Forum

The NAACP, in conjunction with Oakland Alliance of Black Educators, Elders of Oakland, Oakland African American Chamber of Commerce and Pastor Gerald Agee, will...

Op-Ed: Black Families Should Demand Good Schools

By Charles Cole Recently, the NAACP called for a moratorium on charter schools, which would deal a blow to African-American families and their right to...

Oakland NAACP Leader Calls on Mayor to “Uphold the Law”

A leader of the Oakland branch of the NAACP is joining efforts of civil rights groups calling on Mayor Libby Schaaf to rescind her...

Obama: People Should Be Punished, But Not Sentenced to Life

Ryan J. Reilly, The Huffington Post   The criminal justice system is "particularly skewed by race and by wealth," President Barack Obama said on Tuesday in...

OP-ED: How Many More Will We Mourn?

By Cornell William Brooks, President/CEO, NAACP   How many more lives of unarmed Black men and women, tragically and senselessly killed by police, will our nation...

Bombing at NAACP Office in Colorado

Courtesy of CNN and news reports The FBI is investigating an explosion outside the office of NAACP chapter in Colorado. A makeshift bomb, or...

Vallejo NAACP Branch Hosts MLK Celebration, Jan. 19

The Vallejo Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People will host a day celebrating King’s life and reiterating the need...

College Bound Brotherhood Celebrates Graduates

Representing high schools from as far away as Pittsburgh and Pebble Beach, some 120 graduating high school students participated Tuesday night at the College...

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