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NAACP Names New President

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Following last year's abrupt resignation of former president Bruce Gordon, the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People has chosen 35-year-old Ben Jealous to lead the organization.

For more, Farai Chideya speaks with News & Notes contributor, Mary Frances Berry, professor of history at the University of Pennsylvania.

Berry was part of the search committee that selected Jealous.