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Unemployment compensation, voting restrictions draw large crowds to Moral Monday protest (audio postcard)

Posted By Clayton Henkel On July 2, 2013 @ 12:13 am In Uncategorized | Comments Disabled

Rain did not deter demonstrators who turned out in large numbers Monday to protest the end of extended federal unemployment benefits for North Carolina’s long-term jobless. Many of those at the rally also spoke out against a voter identification bill, which is expected to be placed on the fast-track in the Senate later this week.

For some of the sights and sounds from the ninth Moral Monday demonstration, click below:

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