Local NAACP Denounces Trump, Cawthorn
Last updated 1/11/2021 at 3:15pm
From its beginning more than 100 years ago, the NAACP has been a non-partisan organization. This doesn’t mean that we stay out of political matters, but rather that our organization has no permanent political affiliation, only a permanent commitment to liberty and justice for all. In this spirit – and not because the current president is a Republican – we deplore the behavior and denounce the presidency of Donald J. Trump. We equally denounce the actions of our newly-sworn Republican Congressman, Madison Cawthorn.
On Wednesday, Jan. 6, we watched in horror as hundreds of rioters,...