NAACP Picks Boston To Host 2020 ConventionMayor Walsh says the decision is a testament to the city’s “commitment to achieving racial equality for all."
Keller @ Large: Boston NAACP President On Representation In Education, PoliticsPresident of the Boston Chapter of the NAACP Tanisha Sullivan sat with WBZ-TV's Jon Keller to discuss representation in education and politics.
Keller @ Large: NAACP Boston Branch Head On Boston Free Speech RallyThe NAACP Boston Chapter President Tanisha Sullivan talked to WBZ political analyst Jon Keller about last weekend's rally and massive counter-protest.
Keller @ Large: NAACP Boston Chapter President Tanisha SullivanWBZ political analyst Jon Keller sat down with the new head of the Boston chapter of the NAACP, attorney Tanisha Sullivan, to discuss the issues she will be dealing with in her new role.
Massachusetts Officials React To 'Senseless' Attacks On Dallas Police OfficersMassachusetts officials and police departments reacted in shock Friday morning to the news of sniper attack on police in Dallas that left five officers dead and several others injured.
Keller @ Large: Boston NAACP President Talks Body CamerasBody cameras on police officers are “just a piece of the solution” for criminal justice reform, the president of Boston’s NAACP chapter says.
Keller @ Large: Boston NAACP President Talks Baker, I-93 ProtestsMichael Curry said that, so far, Baker is honoring his campaign pledge to be available to communities of color.
Boston Herald Executive, NAACP To Meet About 'Watermelon Toothpaste' CartoonA Boston Herald editorial cartoon has been criticized as racist, showing a man asking President Obama if he has tried "new watermelon flavored toothpaste."
Opinion: Rev. William Owens Confronts Barack Obama On Same-Sex MarriageRev. William Owens takes great issue with Obama’s linkage of Dr. King’s civil rights movement of the past to the current gay rights movement regarding same-sex marriage. Owens says that King embraced traditional religion, and he strongly suggests that King would not want his civil rights’ mission altered to include same-sex marriage.
Opinion: Learn To Be An AmericanOne day after Rush Limbaugh called on W. Mitt Romney to use racist attacks against the President, Romney dispatched campaign surrogate John Sununu to deliver a message to the first African American President of the United States: we will teach you how to be an American.
Opinion: Romney's Speech To NAACP A Cynical Play For White VotesRomney had an opportunity to open a dialogue with the NAACP. Instead he talked about denying civil rights to a civil rights organization and spoke in condescending and paternalistic terms about being a better president for African Americans than Barack Obama. It was a clear and cynical play for white votes.