The following opinion piece by President Maxwell ran today in the San Diego Union-Tribune:
May 30, 2020 Mayor Kevin FaulconerCity Admin Building11th Floor 202 C StreetSan Diego, CA 92101 Council President GómezCity Admin Building10th Floor 202 C StreetSan Diego, CA 92101 Councilmember CateCity Admin Building10th Floor202 C StreetSan Diego, CA 92101 Councilmember MorenoCity Admin Building10th Floor202 C StreetSan Diego, CA 92101 Councilmember BryCity Admin Building10th Floor202 C StreetSan Diego, […]
The NAACP San Diego Branch has not received the required authorization from National NAACP to organize a march to condemn the murder of George Floyd in Minneapolis, MN. Branch bylaws require written approval from the “President and CEO and General Counsel” of the NAACP. The Branch is, however, already proceeding under its bylaws to take appropriate […]
Many people have contacted us regarding protests of the murder of Mr George Floyd. The NAACP San Diego Branch believes in the peaceful protest. We have received information regarding a protest today in La Mesa. We have not confirmed this information, but are passing it along as is: We encourage anyone who attends a protest […]
This past week, we delivered over 50 suitcases to two different organizations that support foster kids! We are very happy to provide kids under stress with a way to keep their belongings together when they have to move, and so grateful to all the members who made this happen with their compassion and generosity!
May 28, 2020 Chief Walt Vasquez of the La Mesa Police Department has this to say: The La Mesa Police Department works with our community to protect life and property while striving to enhance the quality of life of all our residents. We are curious as to which of these laudable goals is in evidence […]
Like all people of good will, we at the NAACP San Diego Branch are horrified at the wanton murder of George Floyd by officers of the Minneapolis Police Department. We express our deepest condolences to his family and friends, and we hope justice will be done upon the killers. We received a statement from the […]
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