National Association For The Advancement Of Colored People Activist Group Floats Another Plan To Change Columbus City Council By Jim Letizia • Nov 1, 2019 WCBE files A group that has tried three times to change the size of Columbus City Council and the council electoral process plans to try again. Activist Group Calls For Firings Of Police Chief And Cop Seen On Video Kicking Handcuffed Suspect By Jim Letizia • Apr 13, 2017 columbusjcc.org The local activist group called the People’s Justice Project has called for Columbus Police Chief Kim Jacobs to be fired. Activists Want Grand Jury Proceedings In Henry Green Case Released By Jim Letizia • Mar 29, 2017 Civil rights activists are calling for answers in the police shooting death of Henry Green. Columbus Launching Disparity Study Of Minority-Owned Business Contracts By Jim Letizia • Jan 31, 2017 columbus.gov The City of Columbus is launching a study to determine whether minority- and women-owned businesses are getting their fair share of municipal contracts. Cleveland NAACP Has New Leader By Jim Letizia • Jan 15, 2013 The Cleveland chapter of the NAACP has a new leader for the first time in two decades.