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Rants & Raves

...punished by a turncoat. IT DOES NOT MATTER whatever deal we made with Iran because they will not honor their part. IF THE NAACP DOES not stop its misguided attacks on monuments to Southern history and heritage, it will send race relations back 100 years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-27/rants-raves
Head of Atlanta NAACP chapter wants Confederate symbols taken off all Georgia state property

ATLANTA - The president of the Atlanta NAACP says the group wants Confederate symbols...Civil War-era leaders. However, Atlanta NAACP President Richard Rose and others have...in the metro Atlanta area, the Atlanta NAACP's call to remove the flag and memorials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-14/head-atlanta-naacp-chapter-w
NAACP joins call for probe of North Charleston Police

CHARLESTON, S.C. - NAACP leaders are joining the call for a federal investigation of the North...more than three months ago.Sherrilyn Ifill, the president of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund wrote U.S. Attorney General Loretta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-13/naacp-joins-call-probe-north-charle
NAACP OKs resolution ending economic boycott of South Carolina after Confederate flag removed

COLUMBIA - The NAACP approved a resolution Saturday lifting its 15-year economic boycott of South Carolina...moral, political, civic and democratic repercussions all across the country," NAACP President Cornell William Brooks said.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-11/naacp-oks-resolution-ending-economi
Georgia debates Confederate carving set in stone and state law

...battle flag in photos that were posted online before the attack. Authorities say he was motivated by racial hatred.The Atlanta NAACP called this month for the carving's removal along with dozens of Confederate monuments on government property around the state...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-25/georgia-debates-confederate-
White Aiken NAACP president says organization isn't about skin color

...president of Aiken County Branch of the NAACP.He also happens to be white.In the...Dolezal, the former Spokane, Wash., NAACP branch president who is white but disguised...media. "There is a place for whites in NAACP, and you don't have to hide it."When...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-19/white-aiken-naacp-president-s
A monumental mistake

...flag from the South Carolina statehouse grounds, the militant wing of the politically correct Thought Police ? the Atlanta NAACP ? is demanding removal of all monuments to the Confederacy. They want a list of them all, just to make sure.And they want...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-07-16/monumental-mistake
Harper Lee's new novel, 'Go Set a Watchman,' is a story of lost innocence

...the South has every right to object to interference from the NAACP and others."Can you blame the South for resenting being told...against compulsory integration. ... So I would say to the NAACP and all the organizations who would compel immediate and unconditional...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2015-07-11/harper-lees-new-novel-go
Gov. Nikki Haley says church shooting will forever change her outlook

...announcement June 22, she met with legislators and community leaders, including Lonnie Randolph, the president of the state NAACP chapter, which has long fought to remove the flag.Randolph said Haley had little choice. With the world watching, he said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-05/gov-nikki-haley-says-church-s
New Augusta NAACP leadership prompts optimism for chapter's future

Newly elected Augusta NAACP President Beulah Nash-Teachey is planning...educators, local media. She wants NAACP members to invite neighbors and friends...President Charles Smith, whom the Georgia NAACP banned from the organization for life...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-06/new-augusta-naacp-leadership