Remembering Medgar Evers

Source: Naacp.org Medgar Evers Activist and Educator Throughout his short life, Medgar Evers heroically spoke out against racism in the deeply divided South. He fought against cruel Jim Crow laws, protested segregation in education, and launched an investigation into the Emmett Till lynching. In addition to playing a role in the civil rights movement, he served as the NAACP’s first field officer in Mississippi. Evers … Continue reading Remembering Medgar Evers

Nelson Linder: For Justice For All

Nelson Linder, President of the NAACP is Ujima Magazine’s feature story.¬† Mr. Linder has been a advocate and peacemaker in our community for many years. Read about his work with the NAACP and how he impacts our community through advocacy in the area of employment, education, police brutality and more. Dr. Richard Chervitz, a professor with the University of Texas, at Austin, heads a dynamic … Continue reading Nelson Linder: For Justice For All