The Obama Administration and the Legacy of the NAACP

Wednesday, July 15, 2009


This week the NAACP is convening for its centennial celebration in New York City and The Takeaway is talking to leaders from around the country about the future of this 100-year old institution. Van Jones, Special Advisor to the White House Council on Environmental Quality and author of The Green Collar Economy: How One Solution Can Fix Our Two Biggest Problems joins the show to discuss the legacy of the NAACP.

Read about what was life was like for black Americans in 1909.




Van Jones

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Farai Chideya


Jen Poyant

Comments [1]


Whoever came up with that Jungle Brother sample is a genius!

Jul. 15 2009 06:04 PM

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