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75TH ANNUAL NC  STATE CONVENTION SCHEDULE

FRIDAY, DEC. 7th

7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. REGISTRATION

 7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Labor & Industry Breakfast

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. First Legislative Session

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Romulus O. Murphy CLE

9:10 a.m. – 10:40 a.m. Second Legislative Session

10:45 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Necrology & Memorial Service

11:15 a.m. – 12:25 p.m. GOTV Strategies

12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Carolyn Q. Coleman Membership Luncheon

2:15 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. Environmental Justice

2:15 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. Criminal Justice Reform

2:15 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. Innovate NC-Economic Development

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Delegates Reception

9:00 p.m. Film: Al: My Brother

SATURDAY, DEC. 8th

7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. REGISTRATION

7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Intergenerational Breakfast

8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Third Legislative Session

9:45 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. President’s State of the State on Civil Rights

11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. W.I.N. Workshop12p

11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Growing NC NAACP Regions

12:15 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. Plenary Session III

1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Political Action Luncheon

3:15 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Wrap-up Q &A

6:00 p.m. Doors Open for Freedom Fund Banquet

7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Freedom Fund Banquet

north carolina NAACP in The News

‘Genteel apartheid’ – that’s how new NC NAACP leader describes Southern race relations

January 8, 2018 : Rev. Dr. T. Anthony Spearman, the new leader of the N.C. NAACP gives his views on race relations in the South and his thoughts about U.S. President Donald Trump during an interview at the News & Observer in Raleigh

Rev. Spearman on Thomas Farr's Confirmation

March 05, 2017: The Rev. Dr. T. Anthony Spearman,  spoke out against Mr. Trump nominating Thomas Farr to US Eastern Middle District Court.

Voting rights advocates plan ‘citizen action day’ at legislature for fair courts

December 20, 2017: Lawmakers who return Jan. 10 for a special session will be met by voting rights advocates and members of the public planning to make their voices heard in the fight for fair courts.

NC NAACP Opposed the Nomination of Thomas Farr

February 28, 2018 : The NC NAACP opposed the confirmation of the Thomas Farr,

Rev. Barber at ECU

October 28, 2017: The Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II spoke as part of the Distinguished Lecture Series on Religion and Culture, a free offering from ECU’s Religious Studies Program.

NC NAACP Opposed the Nomination of Thomas Farr

February 28, 2018 : The NC NAACP opposed the confirmation of the Thomas Farr,

NC NAACP Statement on the Recent Tax Bill

December 4, 2017: The NC NAACP stands with and defends all who are colored by the sin of discrimination.
Those who have created and lobbied for the US Senate Tax “Reform” Bill–including Acting-President Trump–are guilty of not one, but three sins: (1) oppression, (2) willful ignorance, concealment of facts, and self-delusion and (3) outright lies.

Living in sanctuary ‘like jail,’ Raleigh man facing deportation says

Jose Chicas spends a lot of time on a porch of a home run by St. John’s Baptist Church in Durham, looking out on a street where he dares not walk. read more

Waiting for God in Sanctuary

Pastor José aches at the order of Immigration and Customs Enforcement that he abandon his family, community, and congregation. read more

Voting rights advocates plan ‘citizen action day’ at legislature for fair courts

Lawmakers who return Jan. 10 for a special session will be met by voting rights advocates and members of the public planning to make their voices heard in the fight for fair courts. read more

On the Record: Rev. T. Anthony Spearman

On the Record talks with the Rev. T. Anthony Spearman about his call on politicians to better protect the African-American community in North Carolina. read more

NAACP Chapter in an Unlikely Place

Mitchell County remains one of the whitest counties in the state. It’s also one of the most conservative—close to 80 percent of voters there supported Donald Trump in the 2016 presidential ... read more

Rev. Barber at ECU

The Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II spoke as part of the Distinguished Lecture Series on Religion and Culture, a free offering from ECU’s Religious Studies Program. read more

TAKE ACTION

NC NAACP is hiring

Engagement Coordinator (Link) 

April, 11, 2018 Deadline

Apply to: Jobs@naacpnc.org

 

Quality Control Specialist (Link) 

Open until positions are filled

Apply to: Jobs@naacpnc.org

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