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The NAACP No Longer Speaks For Me

Matt87 Wrote: Jul 17, 2012 1:09 AM
I grieve with you, and for you, Mr. Jackson. Many are those that are easily led to destruction. I pray this destructive slide ends quickly, and that the NAACP leadership returns to pursue the organization's original charter.

July 12, 2012 marked the end of the NAACP’s annual meeting and 103 years of faithful service to the black community. Members and their families gathered from around the world. Their annual pilgrimage celebrates the work of WEB Dubois, Medgar Evers, and thousands of patriots who believed in the American dream. When I personally think about the greatest years for the nation’s oldest civil rights organization, I think of the legacy of Harvard trained Charles Hamilton Houston. Houston became the NAACP chief counsel in 1935.

As the Howard University law school dean, he revolutionized the training of black lawyers - raising...