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Parent Involvement Key To Keeping Kids From Crime

The President of the Detroit Branch of the NAACP, says the city has some fine officers who put their lives on the line every day for the public. But, he also thinks parents must play their part.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/25/2011

Courtney Thomas, 18, was charged with ethnic intimidation in connection with racist grafitti found on restroom walls at Brimingham's Seaholm High School. (WWJ Photo/Ron Dewey)

NAACP Believes More Involved In Racial Threat, Offers Reward

The NAACP is offering a $1,000 reward for more information about the racist graffiti found on a restroom wall at Birmingham’s Seaholm High School.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/20/2011

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing, center, watches as Kid Rock greets Detroit NAACP President Wendell Anthony in the mayor's conference room in Detroit, Monday, May 16, 2011. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

Kid Rock Writes Big Checks For Detroit

Kid Rock took his checkbook to Detroit City Hall, Monday, helping out several local charities to the tune of $50,000.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/16/2011

Kid Rock performs in concert. (File photo-CBSnews.com)

Kid Rock Gets Semi-Standing Ovation At NAACP Dinner

NAACP President Wendell Anthony introduced Kid Rock at the dinner Sunday. “We aren’t saluting the flag, but the person,” said Anthony.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/01/2011

Posters highlight some of those to be honored at the NAACP's Fight For Freedom Dinner Sunday night. (Credit WWJ)

NAACP Hosts Dinner Event Sunday Night

The Annual Fight for Freedom Fund Dinner, hosted by the Detroit Branch NAACP will take place Sunday at 5 p.m.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/01/2011

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NAACP Holds Forum Against Hate

It’s a big gathering in Detroit Saturday aimed at stamping out hate. The town hall meeting is being put on by the NAACP at the city’s UAW- GM Human Resources center.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/30/2011

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NAACP Honors Kid Rock For Being Detroit Booster

Kid Rock is to be honored on Sunday with the NAACP Great Expectations Award during the civil rights organization’s annual Fight for Freedom Fund dinner.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/30/2011

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Anthony & Detroit’s NAACP Hold Forum On Hate

Detroit NAACP president Rev. Wendell Anthony says the group’s forum on hate comes as controversial pastor Terry Jones continues to stir up trouble here in metro Detroit.

04/28/2011

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Call for Detroit NAACP President To Resign

It’s all over the decision to honor Detroit rocker Kid Rock at the NAACP’s Fight for Freedom Fund Dinner.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/26/2011

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NAACP Still Defending Honoree Choices

The NAACP’s 56th Annual Fight for Freedom Fund Dinner is just a week away, and there’s still controversy surrounding this year’s recipient of the Great Expectations Award.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/24/2011

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