Louisville NAACP President Raoul Cunningham http://wfpl.org en Noise and Notes: Louisville NAACP Raoul Cunningham on The State of Civil Rights http://wfpl.org/post/noise-and-notes-louisville-naacp-raoul-cunningham-state-civil-rights <p><iframe src="http://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F75656786&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true&amp;color=aaaa99" frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" width="100%"></iframe></p><p>NAACP President Raoul Cunningham has been involved with civil rights since he was a 14-year-old activist protesting against Jim Crow in downtown Louisville.</p><p>Still, Cunningham says that in 2013 there are still many pertinent issues and some will be before the Supreme Court this year, such as cases dealing with affirmative action and gay marriage.</p><p>The most important question the justices will face deals with a key provision of the Voting Rights Act that could unravel the historic legislation. For Cunningham, this will be a defining moment for the Roberts Court on matters of civil rights. Sun, 20 Jan 2013 04:11:20 +0000 Phillip M. Bailey 3515 at http://wfpl.org Noise and Notes: Louisville NAACP Raoul Cunningham on The State of Civil Rights