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Dolezal Was Asked if She Tried to Mislead Howard University

Court documents show former NAACP leader Rachel Dolezal was asked more than a decade ago if she tried to pose as an African-American when she applied to historically black Howard University.

06/17/2015

Rachel Dolezal (r) and Baltimore State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby. (Photo credit: Spokane NAACP)

NAACP Leader Sued Howard University Alleging Discrimination

The former head of the NAACP’s Spokane chapter who stepped down amid a furor over claims she was a white woman posing as black filed a racial discrimination suit against a historically black college in 2002.

06/15/2015

Rachel Dolezal (r) and Baltimore State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby. (Photo credit: Spokane NAACP)

NAACP Head Steps Down After Race Controversy

Howard University graduate and leader of the NAACP in Spokane Rachel Dolezal is facing calls to step aside after her parents said the 37-year-old activist falsely portrayed herself as black for years.

06/15/2015

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Judge Awards Court Fees in Racial Profiling Case

A Maryland judge has granted full court costs and attorney fees to plaintiffs in a case seeking records of racial profiling complaints against the Maryland State Police.

12/23/2014

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NAACP Calling For Gun Control Measures Following Shooting Deaths Of 2 NYPD Officers

The NAACP is calling for gun control measures following the shooting deaths of two New York police officers.

12/22/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie. (credit: Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Christie: ‘I Would Rather Die Than Be In The United States Senate’

Gov. Chris Christie’s appearance at the NAACP’s annual state conference has drawn mixed reviews.

10/14/2014

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NAACP to Hold Rally on Missouri Police Shooting

The Anne Arundel County branch of the NAACP is holding a rally to protest the deaths of Missouri’s Michael Brown and Maryland’s Kendall Green.

08/21/2014

Members of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). (credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

NAACP: Baltimore Convention Not a Done Deal

The NAACP says the site of its 2016 national convention, reported to be Baltimore, has not yet been selected.

08/01/2014

Members of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). (credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

NAACP to Hold National Convention in Baltimore

The NAACP says it will hold its 2016 national convention in Baltimore.

07/23/2014

Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki testifies at a May 15 hearing before the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee about wait times veterans face  to get medical care. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

NAACP: We Notified Shinseki, McCain About Phoenix VA Hospital Last Year

Rev. Oscar Tillman says his letters, written over a year ago, went unanswered.

05/29/2014

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