Entries by lee bailey

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Najee Ali: Civil Rights Activist Calls for Arrest and Prosecution of Jussie Smollett

*Najee Ali, a Southern California based civil rights activist and CEO of Project Islamic Hope, calls for the arrest and prosecution of “Empire” star Jussie Smollet for lying and filing a false police report to Chicago police stating he was the victim of a hate crime by Donald Trump supporters. Press Conference Sponsored by Project Islamic Hope Date: […]

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Derrick Johnson: NAACP Chief Joins King Lecture Series ‘Continuing Black History: Where Do We Go From Here?’

*WASHINGTON – The 2018-2019 Gwendolyn S. and Colbert I. King Endowed Chair in Public Policy Lecture Series, chaired by political strategist and author Donna Brazile, continues this week with its latest program: “Continuing Black History: Where Do We Go From Here?” The discussion features Derrick Johnson, president and chief executive of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). “Continuing […]

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MLK’s Daughter (Bernice King), John Lewis, Andrew Young do Coin Toss at Super Bowl LIII

*With Atlanta’s vaunted Civil Rights legacy on display … Bernice King, the daughter of Martin Luther King Jr., along with Andrew Young and John Lewis, participated in the opening coin toss of Super Bowl LIII this past Sunday (02-03-19). Reverend Bernice King had the honor of actually tossing the coin. The Patriots captain called heads. […]