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Virginia NAACP Responds to Death of Irvo Otieno Ahead of Grand Jury Appearance

The Virginia State Conference NAACP (Virginia NAACP) is outraged by the death of Irvo Otieno on March 6, 2023, while in the custody of the ...
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Virginia NAACP Recognizes Fairfax County Public Schools’ Efforts in Cultivating Underrepresented Students

The Virginia State Conference NAACP (Virginia NAACP) supports Fairfax County Public Schools in its efforts to diversify higher education by boosting traditionally underrepresented students’ chances ...
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Virginia NAACP Hosted its Second Law Enforcement Round Table Discussion

The Virginia State Conference NAACP (Virginia NAACP) hosted its second Law Enforcement Round Table Discussion on Tuesday, March 14, 2023. Sheriffs, Police Chiefs, and University ...
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Virginia NAACP Hosts Post Legislative Briefing

The Virginia State Conference NAACP (Virginia NAACP) hosted on Friday, March 3rd, a Post Legislative Briefing. The press conference recording can be found here. Due ...
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Virginia NAACP Reaffirms Its Opposition of the Mountain Valley Pipeline Despite Statements from Roanoke Branch NAACP President

The Virginia State Conference NAACP (Virginia NAACP) is disappointed by the statements of Roanoke Branch NAACP President Dr. Brenda L. Hale as it does not ...
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Virginia NAACP Opposes Governor Glenn Younkin’s Order to Review College Board’s AP African American Studies

The Virginia State Conference NAACP (Virginia NAACP) is outraged by Governor Glenn Youngkin’s decision to review the College Board’s AP African American Studies assessment. There ...
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Virginia NAACP Congratulates Congresswoman-elect Jennifer McClellan on Her Historic Victory

The Virginia State Conference of the NAACP (Virginia NAACP) congratulates Congresswoman-elect Jennifer McClellan on her historic victory to represent Virginia’s 4th District. Congresswoman-elect McClellan is ...
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Virginia NAACP Hosts “Transit Equity in the Commonwealth”

The Virginia State Conference NAACP (Virginia NAACP) and partners will present “Transit Equity in the Commonwealth” throughout the year to recognize transit equity. This series ...
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Virginia NAACP Reacts to Release of the Police Video in Tyre Nichols’ Case

The Virginia State Conference of the NAACP (Virginia NAACP) is horrified after witnessing another death of a young Black man, Tyre Nichols, at the hands ...
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Virginia NAACP Supports Six Educational Organizations’ Response to January 2023 Draft of Virginia History Standards

The Virginia State Conference of the NAACP (Virginia NAACP) supports the collaborative response of the American Historical Association, National Council for the Social Studies, Virginia ...
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