The expression goes: “Better late than never,” but what took them so long to realize that they needed to restructure their organization and be more aggressive in their fight for equality?
I knew that years ago after I spent years trying to get the NAACP’s support for my case against William Morris Endeavor Ent. The Hollywood branch in particular wanted nothing to do with fighting institutionalized racism and on-going race-based employment discrimination in Hollywood. It shouldn’t be a surprise to anyone that majority of those employed in decision-making positions at the Hollywood branch aren’t black…They need to be removed as well!
Source: Saba Hamedy. “NAACP Dismisses Its President In ‘Systemwide Refresh.'” CNN. May 19, 2017. http://www.cnn.com/2017/05/19/politics/naacp-dismisses-president-cornell-williams-brooks/index.html.