Derrick Johnson spoke to NewsOne exclusively about receiving the Champion Award and his work to ban menthol cigarettes and flavored cigars. 

“It never ends,” began Nsombi Lambright-Haynes during an exclusive discussion with NewsOne about Mississippi’s Goon Squad members, Brett McAlpin, who filed a notice of appeal this week despite having plead guilty to torturing two Black men, his attorney Aafram Sellers reported. 

The NAACP's Black Policy Agenda highlights the pressing concerns of Black Americans ranging from health care and voting rights to police reform.

Police Brutality

The unarmed Black man was shot in the back six times in Columbus, Ohio.

Robert Kraft and Meek Mill’s interesting relationship was on display at the NAACP 114th National Convention in Boston.

The NAACP issued its travel advisory stating that “Florida has become hostile to Black Americans.” Two weeks later Ajike Owens was killed.

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz caused an uproar with a tweet that claimed the late Dr. King would be "ashamed" of the NAACP's Florida travel advisory. Black Twitter schooled him quickly.

Legislation and policies that disproportionately affect Black people aren't limited to Florida.

The NAACP has issued a travel advisory for the state of Florida in direct response to policies pushed by state lawmakers.

Mark Taylor filmed himself making terror threats.

Black people are being warned about Gov. Ron DeSantis' attack on civil and social rights.