...a faction within the NAACP’s leadership that wishes to utilize the organization’s hundred year history and reputation to promote their own agenda and to this end oppose true organizational transparency.
[Gladys] Shipman may be the president, but does she have a shadow president who is really calling the shots?
Skip Alston out front
and Roy Carroll behind the curtain.
...It is ironic that an organization which has historically been a courageous champion, giving voice to the voiceless, should turn a deaf ear to its own members.
...If a few board members are allowed to use the organization for their own selfish purposes, this branch risks losing its longstanding credibility and its community support will fade into nonexistence."