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Illinois NAACP leader pressured to resign after comparing immigrants to 'savages'

Posted on AllSides December 13th, 2023
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The president of the Illinois chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is facing heavy backlash for comparing immigrants to savages, and several people are calling for her to step down or apologize. Illinois State Conference NAACP President Teresa Haley made the controversial comments this fall during a conference call with branch presidents from across the state, according to Patrick Watson, former DuPage County Branch NAACP president. SHADOW OF DOUBT: HOW 2020 ELECTION CHALLENGES IN ARIZONA AND GEORGIA ENDED Watson told the Chicago Tribune that he...

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