#YCLive - July

#YCLive - June

Join the NAACP Youth & College Division as they discuss the news and issues affecting young people of Color and important Association updates, June 12, 2014 7pm EST.

Brown vs. Board 60th Anniversary Google+ Hangout on Air

The Supreme Court rendered a decision on Brown v. Board of Education on May 17, 1954. We discuss the NAACP's legacy in the case and the pursuit for equality in education, 60 years later.

Social Justice, Advocacy and Leadership with Michael Skolnik

Join us for a conversation with Michael Skolnik, advocate and panelist for the NAACP's 10th annual Leadership 500 Summit. #L500

NAACP United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva

Watch the NAACP delegation to Geneva discuss important updates from the UN Human Rights Council.

Youth & College Live

Join the national NAACP Youth & College Division staff as they breakdown the current work of the Division and discuss hot topics affecting youth and young adults of Color.

History is Now: Arts & Activism

The 45th NAACP Image Awards will be presented February 22. To promote the show, we will discuss the responsibility of celebrity influencers to support and engage in philanthropic efforts outside of their work.

Gun Violence and Our Communities

We will explore the current state of gun violence in African American communities. How is it affecting your communities? What is and isn’t working? What can everyday people do to stem the tide?

The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross | W.E.B. DuBois | PBS

The work of W.E.B. DuBois is discussed by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and historians David Levering Lewis and Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham. DuBois was the first African American to earn a doctorate at Harvard and a co-founder of the NAACP.

Live Chat Replay: Health Insurance Marketplace

The Health Insurance Marketplace is a step towards affordable, high-quality healthcare for all Americans. Watch our live chat replay that discusses the marketplace and more.

Live Chat Replay: Abolishing the Death Penalty in America

Maryland abolished the death penalty, but there are 32 states that still observe this practice. Watch our chat and join the movement to end the death penalty in America.

Live Chat Replay: Young Voices—The Voting Rights Act

Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act could be eliminated. Find out all you need to know prior to the February 27 SCOTUS hearing.in Washington

Live Chat Replay: This is My Vote: Voter Rights Victories in America

From Michigan, Florida and across to Texas, voter surpression is being erased one victory at a time. Aurora Vasquez, NAACP Senior Manager, Voting Rights Initiative, analyzed the building momentum of these victories across the country and the future impact.

Live Chat Replay: This is My Vote: Kemba Smith Pradia & Felony Disenfranchisement

Kemba Smith Pradia was sentenced to 24.5 years in federal prison. President Bill Clinton commuted her sentence to time served--six years, and Kemba was released. Today, Kemba's voting rights are in jeopardy due to felony disenfranchisement. Watch her story and find out how the rights of many Americans are being deprived across the country. 

Live Chat Replay: This is My Vote—Your Rights. Your Responsibility.

Watch Jotaka Eaddy, discuss everything you need to know about your voting rights, the attacks on these rights, the Novemeber election, and your responsibiliy to vote. Jotaka is an a former leader in the Youth & College Division. She now serves as the Special Assistant to the NAACP President & CEO and Senior Director of the Voting Rights Initiative.

Live Chat Replay: Michelle Williams

NAACP ACT-SO Alum and Superstar, Michelle Williams joins to discuss her career and answer your questions, LIVE.

Live Chat Replay: Young Women in Business

To celebrate Women's History Month, Angel Laws (Concrete Loop) and Jessica Johnson (The Scholarship Academy) joined NAACPConnect to discuss entrepreneurship, civic engagement, voting rights, Trayvon Martin and much more. Do you have a guest you would like to see on our live chats? Let us know by clicking "Share Your Story" at the top of the page.

Live Chat Replay: Black Millennials in 2012

Watch Jamilah Lemieux, Digital News and Lifestyle Editor for EBONY, and Jasiri X, Hip-Hop Artist and Activist  discuss Black Millennials in 2012. Topics include voting rights, civic engagement, digital and traditional organizing and much more. 

Live Chat Replay—Edwina Findley

On the heels of her Sundance Film Festival feature film debut, Edwina joined us to give tips and advice for aspiring actors, artists and entrepreneurs. "Everyone should know their purpose" says Edwina who is currently filming season 3 of HBO's hit series Treme.

Live Chat Replay: Stefanie Brown

Stefanie Brown, NAACP's National Field Director/Director, Youth & College Division, joins us as our inaugural guest for our live video chat session. Stefanie talks civil rights, the NAACP's role today, leadership and life balance.

If there's a NAACP ACT-SO or Youth & College Alum you would like to chat with, click Share Your Story at the top of the page and make your request.