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NAACP convention: Focused on defeating the hate vote

Annual NAACP under way to determine people's opinions.

    The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) is the most influential civil rights organization in the US.

    Its annual convention is happening now, and it is an opportunity for African Americans to consider the upcoming midterm elections.

    Al Jazeera's Heidi Zhou-Castro reports from San Antonio, Texas.


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