Vanden High School Set To Resume Classes After Threat Of ViolenceVanden High School closed Wednesday after the school district received a threat of violence against students.
Report: Black Male Students Suspended At Highest Rate In Sacramento SchoolsOne in five black male students have been suspended in the Sacramento City Unified School District, more than any other district in the state.
Why Did Officers Mute Their Body Cameras After Stephon Clark Shooting?Questions are swirling over why Sacramento Police officers muted their body cameras minutes after shots were fired.
Trump Hails Civil Rights Heroes; Protesters Pan His RecordPresident Trump spent about 30 minutes at the museums, gave a 10-minute speech to select guests inside and then flew back to his Florida estate, skipping the public schedule of the dedication ceremony held outside on a chilly day. He spent more time getting to Jackson than he did on the ground.
NAACP Wants Meeting With NFL Commissioner About KaepernickThe NAACP wants a meeting with the NFL commissioner to discuss the fate of Colin Kaepernick.
Mom Says Playmobil Pirate Set Had Racist Instructions To Shackle Dark-Skinned CharacterThe dark-skinned character with no shoes and tattered pants came with instructions to put some sort of neck piece on him.
Criminal Grand Juries Banned In Officer-Involved Shooting CasesThe ban, which was signed by the governor Tuesday is drawing both praise and criticism.
Sacramento NAACP Calls News & Review's Kevin Johnson Cover RacistThe image depicts Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson reading the weekly newspaper with the headline "K.J. Sues SN&R" with a furrowed brow and two beads of sweat coming from his forehead.
Los Angeles NAACP Chapter President Resigns Over Move To Honor Donald SterlingLeon Jenkins said he is stepping down because of "negative exposure" after Sterling controversy.
California Has Similar 'Stand Your Ground' Wording As Florida Self-Defense LawMcGeorge Law School Professor John Myers says Florida’s self-defense law that led to George Zimmerman’s acquittal is similar to California’s, with nearly identical language.
Opinion: Rev. William Owens Confronts Barack Obama On Same-Sex MarriageRev. William Owens takes great issue with Obama’s linkage of Dr. King’s civil rights movement of the past to the current gay rights movement regarding same-sex marriage. Owens says that King embraced traditional religion, and he strongly suggests that King would not want his civil rights’ mission altered to include same-sex marriage.
Opinion: Learn To Be An AmericanOne day after Rush Limbaugh called on W. Mitt Romney to use racist attacks against the President, Romney dispatched campaign surrogate John Sununu to deliver a message to the first African American President of the United States: we will teach you how to be an American.
Opinion: Romney's Speech To NAACP A Cynical Play For White VotesRomney had an opportunity to open a dialogue with the NAACP. Instead he talked about denying civil rights to a civil rights organization and spoke in condescending and paternalistic terms about being a better president for African Americans than Barack Obama. It was a clear and cynical play for white votes.
Lobbyists To Host Schwarzenegger Farewell PartyGov. Arnold Schwarzenegger is leaving office just as he came in -- with a party paid for by outside interest groups.