But that does not mean that we will pander to their self-appointed leaders. The association will continue this mission through its policy initiatives and advocacy programs at the local, state, and national levels. For nearly one hundred years, it has been the talent and tenacity of naacp members that has saved lives and changed many negative aspects of american society. His speech paid tribute to obama’s accomplishment of becoming the country’s first african-american leader: “whatever our differences, we are fellow americans. Faith, our party and our country.
The muted announcements–mccain supports the proposed ban, obama opposes it–will have little if any bearing on the presidential contest in california, but the ramifications are serious elsewhere. At the federal level, courts have greater resources and uniform rules. Supporters rail against activist judges.