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NAACP President: Romney's Speech Was A 'Missed Opportunity'

The Huffington Post | Erin Mershon | Posted 07.12.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney's speech to the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Wednesday was a "missed opportunity," according to the organiza...

Political Correctness Run Amok: NAACP Plays the (Hallmark) Race Card

Michele Langevine Leiby | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michele Langevine Leiby

The NAACP is officially irrelevant. That became crystal clear when the 100-year-old civil rights organization put its credibility in jeopardy in a campaign against... a Hallmark card.

Jeremiah Wright Threw Himself Under the Bus

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

Wright represents a past that Obama has long since shed, and that his presidency had to shed to have any chance of success.

Can the NAACP Survive President Obama?

John Ridley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John Ridley

The election of Obama as president is something of a "careful what you wish for" situation for one of America's oldest civil rights organizations.

NAACP Head: Obama Win Won't End Race As Issue In America

AP | DAN SEWELL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

CINCINNATI — Racial disparity will remain an issue in America, regardless of whether Barack Obama is elected as the nation's first black preside...

Obama Tells NAACP Blacks Must Take Responsibility

AP | GLEN JOHNSON and DAN SEWELL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

CINCINNATI — Democrat Barack Obama received a prideful welcome from the annual NAACP convention Monday night, but in a stirring speech to the na...