The purpose and aims of the Missouri City & Vicinity Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People shall be to improve the political, educational, social, and economic status of minority groups; to eliminate racial prejudice; to keep the public aware of the adverse effects of discrimination; and to take lawful action to secure its elimination; consistent with the efforts of the national organization and in conformity with the Articles of Incorporation of the Association, its Constitution and Bylaws and as directed by the National Board of Directors.
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Saturday june 5, 2021 10:30am - 2:30pm
Texas NAACP OPPOSES SB7/HB6 & HB25
The For the People Act (S. 1) would be the most significant democracy reform measure in over half a century. It is the next great civil rights bill and comes in response to the demand for racial justice in our country. It is long overdue and it is urgently needed now.
GUN CONTROL 2021
H.R. 127 Bill
This bill establishes a process for the licensing and registration of firearms. It also prohibits the possession of certain ammunition and large capacity ammunition feeding devices.
Police Shooting of Daunte
NAACP President and CEO, Derrick Johnson, released the following statement in response to the reckless killing of Daunte Wright:
“Daunte Wright was shot and killed yesterday, just north of where George Floyd was suffocated less than a year ago. Both were fathers, both were Black men, both died at the hands of police. Whether it be carelessness and negligence, or a blatant modern-day lynching, the result is the same. Another Black man has died at the hands of police.”
NAACP MISSOURI CITY & VIcinity BRANCH
The NAACP has always been at the forefront of the fight against racial discrimination and economic inequality voting rights and the battles against voter suppression are just as important today as they were during the Civil Rights Movement. Healthcare, Education, and economic opportunity need our action if they are ever to improve.