86 days ago
"They were the crème de la crème for African-Americans in the 1950s," said Porter G. Peeples, longtime president of the Urban League.
91 days ago
But his role in economic issues surrounding civil rights has not gotten just due, said Marc Morial, president and CEO of the National Urban League, an organization Young led as executive director...
102 days ago
"Although the civil rights establishment, from the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People to the Urban League and Sharpton, squarely back Obama's desire to tackle immigration,...
149 days ago
The perception that "people don't want you to vote" motivated many blacks to turn out, said Chanelle Hardy, executive director of the National Urban League.