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Rachel Dolezal controversy

Colorado prosecutors drop child sexual assault charges against brother of former NAACP chapter president Rachel Dolezal - @nytimes

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President Obama criminal justice reform efforts

President Obama at NAACP convention: 'There's a long history of inequity in the criminal justice system in America... In too many cases, our criminal justice system ends up being a pipeline from underfunded, inadequate schools to overcrowded jails' - @markknoller, @WhiteHouse

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President Obama criminal justice reform efforts

More: President Obama says he'll have more to say about criminal justice reform in his speech tomorrow at the NAACP National Convention in Philadelphia - @markknoller

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Confederate flag debate

NAACP national board of directors passes emergency resolution ending 15 year South Carolina boycott - @NAACP

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Confederate flag debate

More: NAACP, NCAA plan to end boycott of South Carolina with removal of Confederate flag - @postandcourier

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Confederate flag debate

NAACP on South Carolina House voting to remove the Confederate flag: 'The confederate battle flag as a symbolic stain of racism has been dismissed from the state capital grounds and may now be deposited to a museum. This flag should be studied and no longer honored.' - @NAACP

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National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

NAACP announces President Obama will address its 106th National Convention next week in Philadelphia; Attorney General Loretta Lynch to also speak - @markknoller

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Confederate flag debate

NAACP identifies Brittany Ann Newsome, who removed Confederate flag from pole, as a Black Lives Matter activist: 'As well as supporting the permanent removal of the flag legislatively, we commend the courage and moral impulse of Ms. Newsome as she stands for justice like many NAACP activists including Henry David Thoreau, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and numerous Americans who have engaged in civil disobedience' - @ABCNews4

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Confederate flag debate

Report: Louisville, Ky., NAACP branch to ask Kentucky State Fair not to allow confederate flag dealers - @ConnieLeonard

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Shooting at Charleston, SC, church, June 17, 2015

Kentucky gubernatorial candidate Matt Bevin to donate $500 to the Warren County NAACP scholarship fund, the amount he got from white supremacist Earl Holt in 2013 - @TheoKeith

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American Civil War

Rev. Joe Darby of NAACP: 'This is a good day because the Civil War began in Charleston, SC, and we want the Civil War to end in Charleston, SC' - @brindge

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Confederate flag debate

Reverend Joe Darby of NAACP says move to remove flag at South Carolina capital happened 16 years ago, got it halfway down - @policereporter

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Shooting at Charleston, SC, church, June 17, 2015

NAACP president Cornell Brooks on reports shooting suspect Dylann Roof had made racist comments in past: 'A little bit of racism is a dangerous thing'

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Shooting at Charleston, SC, church, June 17, 2015

NAACP President Cornell Brooks says Charleston shooting 'was an act of racial terrorism and must be treated as such' - @postandcourier

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Shooting at Charleston, SC, church, June 17, 2015

NAACP president calls for removal of Confederate flag from state capitol building in Columbia, SC

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Shooting at Charleston, SC, church, June 17, 2015

Photo: NAACP President Rev. Cornell Brooks speaks in Charleston in the wake of Wednesday's deadly church shooting - @SarahBlakeWBTV

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Shooting at Charleston, SC, church, June 17, 2015

NAACP National President Cornell Brooks in Charleston: 'This is a crime perpetuated against us and we are all as such victims'

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Shooting at Charleston, SC, church, June 17, 2015

Official NAACP statement on Charleston shooting: 'The NAACP was founded to fight against racial hatred and we are outraged that 106 years later, we are faced today with another mass hate crime. Our heartfelt prayers and soul-deep condolences go out to the families and community of the victims at Charleston's historic Emanuel AME Church ... The NAACP South Carolina State Conference and Charleston Branch have been working on the ground-with police and the community to bring this case to a close. We remain vigilant while the local police and FBI investigate this hate crime and bring the shooter to justice'

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Shooting at Charleston, SC, church, June 17, 2015

NAACP President and CEO Cornell William Brooks on Charleston, SC, church shooting: 'There is no greater coward than a criminal who enters a house of God and slaughters innocent people engaged in the study of scripture. Today I mourn as an AME minister, as a student and teacher of scripture, as well as a member of the NAACP' - statement via @NAACP

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William Barber II

Video: NAACP's Rev. William Barber among those arrested at North Carolina General Assembly during rally - @steveswncn

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