"Her courage ... it’s contagious," the former first lady said of the Georgia Democrat, who received the NAACP's first-ever Social Justice Impact Award.
The music icon earned four wins for the 2021 event.
The lawsuit was filed by the NAACP on behalf of House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Bennie Thompson (D-Miss.).
Wallen covered the Grammy-winning singer songwriter's song "Cover Me Up" on his sophomore record, “Dangerous: The Double Album.”
The civil rights organization called out the president for saying Colin Kaepernick was unpatriotic for peacefully protesting racism.
President Donald Trump is "openly seeking to disenfranchise Black voters," citing baseless claims of election fraud, the lawsuit argues.
“Our lives quite literally depend on it," the actor warns in a new ad for the NAACP.
The Aug. 28 event will mark the 57th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech at the 1963 March on Washington.
Food Industry Action is a new fundraiser bringing together people in the restaurant world.
The groups in the “#StopHateforProfit" campaign say the social network isn’t doing enough to curtail racist and violent content on its platform.