Posted on April 14, 2008

NAACP in Detroit to Host Obama’s Embattled Ex-Minister Wright

Suzette Hackney, Detroit Free Press, April 10, 2008

Controversial minister Jeremiah Wright will speak at the Detroit branch of the NAACP 53rd Annual Fight for Freedom Fund dinner.


The Fight for Freedom dinner, which annually attracts about 10,000 people, will be held April 27 at Cobo Hall. The gathering is a key fund-raiser for the Detroit Branch NAACP, and is billed as the largest sit-down dinner in the country.