A replica of the General Lee car from “The Dukes of Hazard” TV show led the procession.
President of the Detroit branch of the NAACP, the Reverend Wendell Anthony, says they’re here to continue Dr. King’s work.
Two local leaders say the FBI has informed them that their names have shown up on a “hit list” of a suspected white supremacist.
The Detroit branch NAACP, along with local clergy and attorneys for “Stand Up for Democracy” are asking federal officials to force the state to place on November’s ballot a petition that would repeal Michigan’s emergency manager law.
The Detroit Chapter of the NAACP and the Michigan Welfare Rights Organization have taken court action against the termination of state welfare cash benefits.
NAACP President Wendell Anthony introduced Kid Rock at the dinner Sunday. “We aren’t saluting the flag, but the person,” said Anthony.
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.
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.
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.
Kid Rock is among the honorees who will receive awards at this year’s NAACP’s Fight for Freedom Fund Dinner at Cobo Hall