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Stories tagged Barbis NAACP slight

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Barbis pledges to work on anger issues as Norwalk NAACP fights to oust him

NORWALK, Conn. – As the NAACP keeps the pressure on, demanding that Norwalk Board of Education Chairman Mike Barbis... (Read more)

11 / 18 / 2019

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Norwalk NAACP: ‘Enough is enough’

Updated, 2 p.m.: Comment from Heidi Keyes, more information.  NORWALK, Conn. — The controversy over comments made by Norwalk... (Read more)

11 / 12 / 2019

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Opinion: Mike Barbis should resign

The Norwalk Federation of Teachers is engaged in difficult work with families and students every day, and we need... (Read more)

11 / 12 / 2019

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Duff calls on Barbis to ‘do the right thing’

NORWALK, Conn. – State Senate Majority Leader Bob Duff (D-25) has released a statement calling on Norwalk Board of... (Read more)

11 / 8 / 2019

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Norwalk NAACP leader condemns Barbis anew; Barbis apologizes, accuses Rilling camp

Editor’s note: this story includes the content of an offensive email and references to offensive language. NORWALK, Conn. –... (Read more)

11 / 3 / 2019

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Norwalk BoE women, no BoE men, expected at NAACP banquet

NORWALK, Conn. – The annual NAACP Freedom Fund banquet, which last year reflected a deep rift between the Board... (Read more)

10 / 2 / 2019

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Norwalk political notes: A Duff forum, no Barbis-NAACP meeting and no primaries

Updated, 3:41 p.m.: Forum moved to community room. NORWALK, Conn. – Some Norwalk political happenings: Duff sets up forum... (Read more)

8 / 8 / 2019

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Barbis rejects discussion of Norwalk BoE/NAACP standoff, blames Curtis

NORWALK, Conn. – Norwalk Board of Education Chairman Mike Barbis has reversed course and refused to meet with Norwalk... (Read more)

4 / 12 / 2019

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NAACP plans to press case to Norwalk BoE, in absence of sit down

Updated, 8:43 a.m.: Copy edits; 8:02 a.m.: Copy edits, information added NORWALK, Conn. – Calls for Norwalk Board of... (Read more)

3 / 19 / 2019

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NAACP presses Norwalk BoE to ‘take action’ after more emails revealed

Updated, 9:44 a.m.: Clarification about proposed meeting between Mike Barbis and Brenda Penn-Williams; 8:09 a.m.: Copy edits NORWALK, Conn.... (Read more)

3 / 6 / 2019

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Barbis, Penn-Williams set to discuss differences as NAACP presses on with demand that he resign

NORWALK, Conn. — The Norwalk NAACP is again rallying supporters to attend a Board of Education meeting, in protest... (Read more)

3 / 4 / 2019

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Norwalk BoE, sans Barbis, takes heat over NAACP snub

Updated, 8:26 a.m.: Copy edits NORWALK, Conn. – NAACP members had strong words for empty chairs Tuesday as they called for... (Read more)

2 / 20 / 2019

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Opinion: BoE Chairman Barbis should resign from the Board

This is a statement read Tuesday by multiple Norwalk Branch NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People)... (Read more)

2 / 20 / 2019

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Opinion: NAACP slight shows NPS administration’s self-defeating tendency toward groupthink

This statement was read by Norwalk Federation of Teachers President Mary Yordon at Tuesday’s Board of Education meeting. It was... (Read more)

2 / 20 / 2019

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Duff isn’t ‘standing up for us’

Sen. Duff’s public rebuke of Norwalk’s Board of Education Chair for a letter has no precedent and raises disturbing... (Read more)

2 / 16 / 2019

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Barbis e-mail revealed pettiness, lack of understanding

The following is an open letter to Mike Barbis, Chairman of the Norwalk Board of Education. We, as the... (Read more)

2 / 9 / 2019

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Duff blasts Board of Ed Chairman; Penn-Williams: he should ‘step down’

Updated, 8:15 a.m.: Copy edits, revised headline NORWALK, Conn. – Multiple Norwalk Dems on Thursday blasted fellow Democrat and Board... (Read more)

2 / 8 / 2019

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BoE Chair discouraged members from attending NAACP event; NPS denied Penn-Williams sub work

Updated, 12:53 p.m.: Additional information, revised headline; 9:06 a.m.: revised headline; 8:36 a.m.: Copy edits, revised headline NORWALK, Conn.... (Read more)

2 / 6 / 2019

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