NAACP

Missouri shooting
9:06 am
Mon September 8, 2014

WSW: After Ferguson, a chance for dialogue?

Protests in Ferguson, Missouri following the shooting death of Michael Brown
Credit Bill Boyce, The Associated Press

The President of Metropolitan Kalamazoo Branch of the NAACP says the shooting death of a teenager by a policeman in Ferguson, Missouri can lead to more discussion of important issues. 

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Arts & More
1:36 pm
Mon September 1, 2014

Local Teens of Color Shine in ACT-SO Competition

Front Row: Imara Bowers-Vocal Contemporary; Jasmine Small-Painting; Second Row: Sariah Metcalfe-Poetry; Ray Reason-Short Story; Jamila McKenzie-Biology
Credit Metropolitan Kalamazoo Branch of the NAACP

A while ago, Loy Norrix High School student Sariah Metcalfe was desperately trying to do her AP European History homework. But all of these thoughts kept getting in the way.

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Julian Bond
7:32 am
Wed January 29, 2014

WSW: Civil rights icon Julian Bond

Julian Bond (left) and Martin Luther King Jr. casting ballots for Bond in the Georgia House of Representatives in 1965
Credit The Associated Press

Long-time civil rights activist Julian Bond will speak at Albion College on Thursday. 

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