NAACP Kansas City

COVID KNOW MORE

To continue to fight COVID-19, it’s important that we put facts over fears and inform the Black community about the virus’ impact, vaccines, and next steps. Learn more

FIGHTING FORWARD: VOTING RIGHTS

Rev. Dr. Rodney E. Williams, President NAACP Kansas City, MO Branch On August 6, 1965, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the 1965 Voting Rights Act into law, expanding the right…

WHY WE SUPPORT THE KANSAS CITY EARNINGS TAX

Rev. Dr. Rodney E. Williams, President NAACP Kansas City, Missouri Branch The Kansas City earnings   tax   better known as the “e-tax is vital to the proper functioning and delivery of…

WHY WE MUST VOTE

Rev. Dr. Rodney E. Williams, President NAACP Kansas City, Missouri Branch Public education has been in a permanent state of crisis since before the Supreme Court’s 1954 decision in Brown…

NAACP OPPOSITION TO SENATE BILLS 53 and 60

Rev. Dr. Rodney E. Williams, President NAACP Kansas City, Missouri Branch The Kansas City Missouri Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) is adamantly against…

NAACP KC’s statement on the killing of George Floyd

“It is certain, in any case, that ignorance, allied with power, is the most ferocious enemy justice can have.” James Baldwin The Kansas City Missouri Branch of the NAACP has…

Why We Must Vote

Once again we have been called upon to exercise our right to vote. At the present moment the pillars of our democracy economic justice, voting rights and educational equality are…