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3 Aug 2017 NAACP on Wednesday, Aug. He's the president of the Missouri state chapter of the NAACP. Aug 2, 2017 BALTIMORE – The NAACP Travel Advisory for the state of Missouri, effective through August 28th, 2017, calls for African American travelers, visitors and Missourians to pay special attention and exercise extreme caution when traveling throughout the state given the series of questionable, race-based  Aug 6, 2017 There was one more voice we wanted to hear from today, Nimrod Chapel, Jr. Eric Greitens that stiffens requirements for filing discrimination lawsuits. It marks the first time that the civil rights organization has issued such a warning, a move prompted by a new state  You may remember that the NAACP recently issued a travel 25 Oct 2017 "Individuals traveling in the state are advised to travel with extreme CAUTION," the advisory warned. ACLU issues statement on NAACP travel advisory in Missouri. “This is the first time we have ever issued a travel advisory for a state, but the situation in Missouri is so extreme that it warrants it,” said Hilary Shelton, the director of the N. The advisory was announced earlier this summer, after a bill about workplace discrimination rules was  3 Aug 2017 The NAACP has issued a travel advisory for the state of Missouri, citing recent "race-based incidents" and new state legislation that makes it harder for fired employees to prove racial discrimination. “My comment with this is: 'I have always had the policy that I don't travel in Missouri at night unless I'm on I-70 because parts of the  Aug 22, 2017 The NAACP travel advisory issued last month came at the urging of Rod Chapel, head of the Missouri NAACP, after state legislators passed a bill making it harder for employees to make a case for workplace discrimination. "Individuals traveling in the state are advised to travel  3 Aug 2017 The NAACP has issued its first ever travel advisory warning black people to travel at their own risk in Missouri. C. 15 Aug 2017 St. The NAACP advised those groups that their civil rights may be violated while  Aug 2, 2017 The NAACP has responded to Missouri's recent legislation on discrimination by issuing a travel warning for the state. The advisory cites a new state law making it more difficult to sue for housing or employment discrimination. Aug 3, 2017 The NAACP issued a travel advisory about the state of Missouri for women, minorities and LGBT people, asking those travelers to use “extreme caution. 10 Aug 2017 A travel advisory that the NAACP issued warning African Americans to take care when visiting Missouri now has the full support of the organization's St. The advisory was the first of its kind from the country's oldest and largest civil rights  2 Aug 2017 The NAACP has responded to Missouri's recent legislation on discrimination by issuing a travel warning for the state. 3 Aug 2017 The Missouri NAACP issued an advisory that tells travelers to be careful while in the state because of a danger that civil rights won't be respected. Louis' hospitality industry says it's starting to see lost business that's perhaps tied to the NAACP's travel warning to would-be visitors to Missouri. 3 Aug 2017 KANSAS CITY, MO (NBC) - The NAACP has issued a travel advisory for minorities traveling to Missouri and warned of a danger that their civil rights won't be respected. ” The NAACP's first statewide alert comes after Missouri passed a law that the organization says permits legal discrimination. And if you must, be sure to exercise "extreme caution. The group adopted the measure during a national gathering this week. “My comment with this is: 'I have always had the policy that I don't travel in Missouri at night unless I'm on I-70 because parts of the  22 Aug 2017 The NAACP travel advisory issued last month came at the urging of Rod Chapel, head of the Missouri NAACP, after state legislators passed a bill making it harder for employees to make a case for workplace discrimination. " 3 Aug 2017 The NAACP issued a travel advisory about the state of Missouri for women, minorities and LGBT people, asking those travelers to use “extreme caution. Aug 15, 2017 Michelle Tyrene Johnson scrolls back to a Facebook post she made in July with news about the national NAACP supporting a travel advisory in a single state for the first time. It was a confusing kickoff last week for the effort,  2 Aug 2017 The NAACP issued its first-ever travel advisory against a state, warning that there's been an uptick in discrimination and racist attacks in Missouri. A. President Rod Chapel Jr. ” This is the first such advisory  Aug 2, 2017 In a sweeping advisory from June that began gaining traction on a national level last week, members of the NAACP voted to approve the travel warning, which was extended to people of color, women, and the queer community. 27, 2014, image people pray at a church during a Thanksgiving service in Ferguson, Missouri, following violent protests in the aftermath of 18-year-old Michael Brown's deadly shooting. Louis County chapter, which initially opposed the action as potentially hurting black hospitality workers. 2 Aug 2017 In a sweeping advisory from June that began gaining traction on a national level last week, members of the NAACP voted to approve the travel warning, which was extended to people of color, women, and the queer community. Rod Chapel Jr. P. The advisory calls for travelers to utilize "extreme caution" in the state due to the likelihood of "discrimination and harassment," CBS News reported Tuesday. The advisory calls for travelers to utilize " extreme caution" in the state due to the likelihood of "discrimination and harassment," CBS News reported Tuesday. St. Gerald Early, the Merle Kling Professor of Modern Letters in Arts & Sciences, will provide opening remarks, followed by a panel discussion that includes Jay  Earlier this summer, the NAACP issued the travel advisory, warning people to be careful while in the state because of the danger their civil rights may not be respected. The NAACP advised those groups that their civil rights may be violated while  2 Aug 2017 The state of Missouri has earned the dubious distinction of being the first-ever state to have a travel advisory issued against it by the NAACP, the warning issued because of a recent string of both directly and indirectly state-sanctioned racist and discriminatory incidents. The warning, issued last month as the civil rights organization's first-ever such advisory, largely hinges on the group's concerns about a state law that soon will  7 Aug 2017 The Missouri NAACP State Conference first issued its travel advisory for the state of Missouri on June 23 in an attempt to pressure Governor Eric Greitens to veto Senate Bill. The Missouri law will make it tougher for women and minorities to successfully sue for workplace and housing  18 Aug 2017 As Travel editor, I often suggest that readers check the State Department website before traveling to a foreign country, in case a warning or alert has been posted. But the warning follows a recent trend of similar alerts issued by other groups for vulnerable people around the United States. ” This is the first such advisory  28 Aug 2017 MO law that sparked NAACP Missouri travel advisory over hazards of racist attacks, discrimination starts near St Louis MO and Southern Illinois. The Missouri conference initially published the advisory in June, and it was recognized nationally at the NAACP's annual convention last week. CCCC's Guiding Principles for Convention Siting and Hostile Legislation state that we "will work to change state or local policies in host convention cities that diverge from  The NAACP is warning people of color to take extra care when traveling about Missouri due to a troubling piece of new legislation. The advisory, issued July 30, warned minorities against traveling to Missouri citing a danger that their civil rights might not be respected. 28. , president of the . Earlier this month, the NAACP issued its own stark travel advisory, warning visitors to Missouri of “looming danger. 24 Aug 2017 The School of Law at Washington University in St. 2 Aug 2017 NAACP officials say their recent travel advisory for Missouri is the first that the civil rights group has issued for any state. He's the president of the Missouri state chapter of the NAACP. State Representative Brandon Ellington says, “People should be  10 Aug 2017 KANSAS CITY, Mo. The NAACP says this is the first travel advisory ever issued by the 2 Aug 2017 BALTIMORE – The NAACP Travel Advisory for the state of Missouri, effective through August 28th, 2017, calls for African American travelers, visitors and Missourians to pay special attention and exercise extreme caution when traveling throughout the state given the series of questionable, race-based  6 Aug 2017 There was one more voice we wanted to hear from today, Nimrod Chapel, Jr. 2 Aug 2017 The NAACP has put out its first-ever travel warning for a state over legislation recently signed by Missouri Gov. 3 Aug 2017 NAACP issues its first statewide travel advisory, for Missouri. 3 Aug 2017 On 2 August 2017, the national board of the civil rights organization the NAACP voted to adopt a travel advisory originally put out by their Missouri chapter warning travelers to exercise caution when traveling to Missouri. ” The NAACP's first statewide alert comes after Missouri passed a law that the organization says permits legal discrimination. The civil rights group issued the warning after incidents of racial discrimination and abuse in Missouri, where Gov. The state NAACP says the measure could make it tougher to hold people accountable for harassment and discrimination. But instead, our national reputation has been seriously tarnished by an NAACP travel advisory warning people of color to approach with caution. The travel advisory, circulated in June by the Missouri  2 Aug 2017 Missouri should be known for bio-medical research and agriculture. 3 Aug 2017 The NAACP says this is the first travel advisory ever issued by the organization, at the state or national level. " The Missouri branch of the civil rights organization released a travel advisory earlier this summer warning  Aug 3, 2017 The NAACP is circulating a statewide travel advisory for Missouri, which the organization says is its first. 3 Aug 2017 NAACP officials confirmed their support this week for a Missouri travel advisory that was recently circulated by a local chapter urging caution due to concerns about civil rights violations. The Missouri law will make it tougher for women and minorities to successfully sue for workplace and housing  Aug 18, 2017 As Travel editor, I often suggest that readers check the State Department website before traveling to a foreign country, in case a warning or alert has been posted. Louis hotels have reportedly lost business because of the travel advisory. Both came under the oversight of Derrick Johnson, the civil rights group's once-interim leader who  15 Aug 2017 Michelle Tyrene Johnson scrolls back to a Facebook post she made in July with news about the national NAACP supporting a travel advisory in a single state for the first time. The advisory was announced earlier this summer, after a bill about workplace discrimination rules was  Aug 31, 2017 It was reviewed and renewed on Aug. The NAACP is moving forward with a travel advisory warning people to be careful while in Missouri because of a danger that civil rights won't be respected. In this Nov. 's Washington bureau and the group's senior vice president for policy and advocacy. 2 Aug 2017 The travel advisory also comes after the passage of the new "Jim Crow Bill" that makes it harder for victims of discrimination to take legal action. Louis will host a panel discussion Friday, Sept. Eric Greitens recently signed a bill making it harder to win workplace discrimination lawsuits. "Race, gender, and color based crimes have a long history in Missouri. , president of the  20 Aug 2017 “Actions like this can result in legislators reconsidering their action,” said NAACP member Marla Marantz of Springfield. The travel advisory, circulated in June by the Missouri  Aug 3, 2017 NAACP officials confirmed their support this week for a Missouri travel advisory that was recently circulated by a local chapter urging caution due to concerns about civil rights violations. It's the first time the national civil rights organization has issued a travel warning for an entire state, the  3 Aug 2017 The Missouri NAACP issued a travel advisory, warning visitors that their civil rights could be violated if they enter the state. The Conference on College Composition and Communication takes seriously the concerns that are included in the NAACP Missouri Travel Advisory. 2 Aug 2017 "Individuals traveling in the state are advised to travel with extreme CAUTION," the organization wrote. Louis County chapter of the NAACP criticized a "travel advisory" issued by its national conference for Missouri, the local branch has 4 Aug 2017 LOCAL. 1, to address the NAACP travel advisory in Missouri. Aug 3, 2017 The Missouri NAACP issued a travel advisory, warning visitors that their civil rights could be violated if they enter the state. 26 Oct 2017 The NAACP did not issue a travel advisory for its first 108 years. 3 Aug 2017 If you're not a straight white man and you plan to travel to Missouri in the coming weeks, the NAACP has an urgent message for you: Don't go. It recently issued a travel warning for the state of Missouri. With tourism already at a high in Missouri destinations such as the Lake of the Ozarks, Table Rock Lake, Kansas City and Saint Louis, the organization's  2 Aug 2017 The NAACP has issued a travel advisory for the entire state of Missouri, cautioning people of color that they may face heightened discrimination, threats, and harassment while traveling there. Aug 4, 2017 NAACP officials say their recent travel advisory for Missouri is the first that the civil rights group has issued for any state. 4 Aug 2017 NAACP officials say their recent travel advisory for Missouri is the first that the civil rights group has issued for any state. " As for the American Airlines advisory, the NAACP cited several incidents, including one in which an African American woman who  7 Aug 2017 Just days after the St. In his statement Thursday, Mayor James said that  2 Aug 2017 The travel advisory for Missouri is the first of its kind issued in the organization's 108-year history. - Kansas City Mayor Sly James has issued his response to the NAACP travel advisory on Missouri. Since August, it's issued its first two: one warning against travel to the state of Missouri and another, on Wednesday, for American Airlines. "Race-, gender- and color-based crimes have a long history in Missouri. 31 Aug 2017 It was reviewed and renewed on Aug. Aug 10, 2017 For the first time in its history, the NAACP has issued a travel advisory for a single state. In the case of American Airlines, "the growing list of incidents suggesting racial  22 Sep 2017 The Missouri chapter of the NAACP is holding its 2017 conference in Springfield on Friday and Saturday. The NAACP is moving forward with a travel advisory warning people to be careful while in Missouri because of a danger that civil rights won't be respected. of  25 Oct 2017 The travel advisory issued Tuesday is the latest from the nation's oldest and largest civil rights organization, which saw its Missouri chapter in June issue a similar advisory for that state after various accusations of discrimination. 2, 2017, issued a travel advisory for Missouri. of  The NAACP has issued the warning following the passing of Senate Bill 43, which makes it more difficult to sue for housing or employment discrimination. "Race, gender, and color based crimes have a long history in Missouri. (JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty  The NAACP has issued the warning following the passing of Senate Bill 43, which makes it more difficult to sue for housing or employment discrimination. " Aug 20, 2017 “Actions like this can result in legislators reconsidering their action,” said NAACP member Marla Marantz of Springfield. 's Washington bureau and the group's senior vice president for policy and advocacy. It is the first such warning the organization has issued for a state in its 108-year history. 29 Aug 2017 The NAACP's travel advisory for Missouri, which urges African-Americans to exercise “extreme caution” when in the state, remains in effect. The organization is circulating a travel advisory after the state passed a law that Missouri's NAACP conference says allows for legal discrimination. The advisory was the first of its kind from the country's oldest and largest civil rights  Aug 2, 2017 "Individuals traveling in the state are advised to travel with extreme CAUTION," the organization wrote