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Sign the NAACP Pledge against Hate

16 Jul

After speaking out against racist acts committed by fringe members of the Tea Party, the NAACP is under harsh criticism by its opponents. I just signed a pledge to stand up against hate and show my support for the NAACP — you should too.

http://aareports.com/2010/07/sign-naacp-pledge-against-hate.html

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Defending the NAACP against the Tea Party and Fox News

15 Jul

While you can legitmately make the argument that the NAACP has other issues to deal with besides bigotry and hatred in the Tea Party Movement. What you can’t do is make it seem as if the NAACP is irrelevant and does nothing in Black Communities as some have in an effort to defend the Tea Party.

Read more here:
http://aareports.com/2010/07/naacp-is-active-in-black-communities.html

Lebron James, Rev Jackson, NBA, racism, $100, 000 fines, David Stern & Dan Gilbert

13 Jul

Lebron James, Rev Jackson, racism, $100, 000 fines, David Stern & Dan Gilbert:

This whole Lebron James situation has gotten crazy. Lebron left for Miami. Cleveland Caviliers owner Dan Gilbert wrote a nasty letter about him, Jesse Jackson chimed in using the phrase runaway slave and NBA Commissioner David Stern has now had to fine Gilbert $100,000 and speak on Jesse Jackson’s comments. Whew. Read more:

http://aareports.com/2010/07/rev-jackson-racism-100-000-fines-david.html

Black leaders urge swift federal action on poverty

13 Jun

Black leaders urge swift federal action on poverty

Poverty-stricken minority neighborhoods across America are “zones of pain” in a “state of emergency” that deserve a swift federal response, a group of black leaders said during a discussion on economic recovery at the Rainbow/PUSH annual conference Saturday. Read more…

http://aareports.com/2010/06/black-leaders-urge-swift-federal-action.html