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Posts Tagged ‘NAACP’

12 Jul. 2016

“Underground” at NAACP national convention


The 107th NAACP Annual Convention held this July 17-18 in Cincinnati, Ohio will do something unprecedented. They along with creators, writers and executive producers Misha Green and Joe Pokaski, of WGN America’s hit cable TV series “Underground” will co-host NAACP President and CEO Cornell William Brooks’ reception for more than 1,500 NAACP convention delegates, where the cast will […]

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01 Feb. 2016

NAACP, Museum of Tolerance, Feb. 3


“Pictures, Power, Progress – Pathways to Inclusion” The 12th Annual NAACP Hollywood Bureau Symposium Wednesday, February 3, 2014 from 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM  Museum of Tolerance in Los Angeles  NAACP Board and Branches including Chairman Roslyn Brock and President Cornell William Brooks  NAACP Image Awards’ Committee Television Academy Members Local universities and colleges (film […]

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15 Jan. 2015

OWN shines light on SELMA greats


 (L-R) Martin Luther King III and wife Andrea, Dick Gregory, Myrlie Evers Williams, Tyler Perry and Reena Evers-Everette “Oprah Winfrey Presents: Legends Who Paved The Way” airing this Sunday, January 18 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network honoring some of the legendary men and extraordinary women of civil rights, the arts and […]

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28 Apr. 2014

NAACP, Has Money Replaced Racism?


Sunday, April 27, the world had a bird’s-eye view of Oakland, California.  For those of us who call the Bay Area home, we know the beauty of the area–our celebrated cultural and ethnic diversity; our close-to-perfect-year-round weather and; our aesthetic topography.  Rather the attention received lay at the feet and mouth of ugly sentiments spewed […]

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