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  • Colorado NAACP Bombing: FBI, ATF Release Sketch of Suspect; $10k Reward Offered

    Jan 11, 15 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *(Via 7 News Denver) – Federal and local agents released a composite sketch of the person who may have set off an improvised explosive outside an NAACP office in Colorado Springs. They shared the sketch during a Friday afternoon press conference involving the FBI, ATF, El Paso County Sheriff, Colorado Springs Police Chief and Fountain […]

  • FBI Officials Investigating Explosion at Colorado NAACP Office

    Jan 8, 15 by EurPublisher 2 Comments

    *(Via CNN) – The FBI is investigating an explosion outside a local NAACP chapter in Colorado. A makeshift bomb, or improvised explosive device, detonated Tuesday morning but failed to ignite a gasoline can placed alongside it. No one was injured, but the incident left some shaken in Colorado Springs. “All of a sudden I heard […]

  • NAACP Statement on the Death of Missouri Teen Antonio Martin

    Dec 24, 14 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *The NAACP has released the following statement on the death of Missouri teen Antonio Martin: From Cornell William Brooks, NAACP President and CEO: “The NAACP abhors all loss of life and unequivocally condemns violence.  As we await the results of the investigation into the shooting death of Antonio Martin, we ask that the community exercise peaceful […]

  • NAACP Condemns Senseless Killing of NYPD Police Officers

    Dec 22, 14 by EurPublisher 3 Comments

    *BALTIMORE, MD — The NAACP condemns the violent and senseless deaths of NYPD Officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos. We extend our deepest condolences to the families of these officers and also pray for a speedy recovery of the third victim who was shot in Maryland yesterday by the same shooter. In no way does the […]

  • Al Sharpton Meets with Sony Chief Amy Pascal over Racist Emails

    Dec 18, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *The Rev. Al Sharpton on Thursday said that “the jury is still out on where we go” with embattled Sony Pictures Entertainment Co-Chairman Amy Pascal, who came under pressure after a cyberattack exposed her racist email exchange with a Hollywood producer. However, Sharpton stopped short of calling for Pascal’s resignation, reports the Los Angeles Times. […]

  • Racists Greet Ferguson Marchers With Fried Chicken, Melon, 40 Oz (Watch)

    Dec 4, 14 by EURPublisher01 37 Comments

    *A group of Ferguson protesters, part of the NAACP-organized “Journey for Justice” march, ran into a vocal counter-protest as they walked from Ferguson to Jefferson City, Missouri. From the Columbia Missourian: About 200 people met the marchers as they reached Rosebud around noon, activists said. A display of fried chicken, a melon and a 40-ounce beer […]