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I AM March 2018

By Derrick Johnson, NAACP President and CEO Last weekend, NAACP Youth and College members joined the thousands who gathered in Washington DC to say, ENOUGH! Led by...

Charity in honor of Philando Castile pays school district’s entire lunch debt

by Kiara Alfonseca When a child at J.J. Hill Montessori Magnet School couldn’t afford lunch, Philando Castile apparently never hesitated to pull out his wallet...

Here’s the release date for Michelle Obama’s memoir so you can plan to take...

By Kia Morgan Smith Michelle Obama will be booked this fall on tour once her upcoming memoir drops on Tuesday November 13, according to the...

Kamala Harris calls for Capitol Honor for Shirley Chisholm

By The Grio Senator Kamala Harris and Rep. Yvette Clarke, both Democrats, are now sponsoring legislation to put up a statue of Shirley Chisholm who...

OPINION: Gun Safety Is about Freedom

By Derrick Johnson (President and CEO, NAACP) Fear at school was something the Little Rock Nine knew all too well. Facing vitriol, racism, and merciless...