Statement from the Duluth Branch of the NAACP regarding the “Use of Force in Minnesota” forum and the potential purchase of riot gear by the Duluth Police Department

Statement from the Duluth Branch of the NAACP regarding the “Use of Force in Minnesota” forum and the potential purchase of riot gear by the Duluth Police Department

The Duluth Branch of the NAACP has been made aware of an invitation-only community forum planned and led by the FBI, Duluth Police Department, St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office, Superior Police Department, and the U.S. Attorney’s Office, to be held on Friday,...
Social Media Guidelines

Social Media Guidelines

The Duluth Chapter of the NAACP has adopted the same Social Media guidelines as the National office. The NAACP Facebook community is a great opportunity to share and exchange thoughts, ideas, theories and other content in a respectful and unifying manner. We seek to...
Statement from The Duluth Branch of the NAACP Regarding ISD709’s Decision to Remove the Books “To Kill a Mockingbird” and “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” from Its Curriculum

Statement from The Duluth Branch of the NAACP Regarding ISD709’s Decision to Remove the Books “To Kill a Mockingbird” and “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” from Its Curriculum

We formally state that the Duluth NAACP did not request the school district to remove two books ("Huckleberry Finn" and "To Kill a Mockingbird") from its curriculum due to the books' use of racial slurs; although many representatives from the African Heritage...