BALTIMORE (October 30, 2020) — The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) will be releasing a new PSA with Morgan Freeman TONIGHT on MSNBC’s The Rachel Maddow Show at 9:15 PM EST.
- The NAACP
- Morgan Freeman, Actor and Director
WHAT: Public Service Announcement
WHERE: MSNBC’s The Rachel Maddow Show
WHEN: Friday, October 30, 9:15 PM EST
Founded in 1909 in response to the ongoing violence against Black people around the country, the NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) is the largest and most pre-eminent civil rights organization in the nation. We have over 2,200 units and branches across the nation, along with well over 2M activists. Our mission is to secure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights in order to eliminate race-based discrimination and ensure the health and well-being of all persons.
In media attributions, please refer to us as the NAACP.
NOTE: The Legal Defense Fund – also referred to as the NAACP-LDF was founded in 1940 as a part of the NAACP, but separated in 1957 to become a completely separate entity. It is recognized as the nation’s first civil and human rights law organization, and shares our commitment to equal rights.