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Moral Monday crowds swell, thousands of demonstrators denounce cuts to public education (audio postcard)
Posted By Clayton Henkel On July 29, 2013 @ 9:23 pm In Uncategorized | Comments Disabled
Demonstrators marched from the Legislative Building to the state Capitol during the 13th wave of Moral Monday protests. The crowd was dominated by educators angry over a state budget that funded private school vouchers, yet cut teaching assistants, instructional materials, and failed once again to provide any raises.
To hear some of those teachers in their own words, click below:
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 Image: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rhiceh_QV7M
 Education cuts, voting restrictions spark latest Moral Monday demonstration (audio postcard): http://pulse.ncpolicywatch.org/2013/07/22/education-cuts-voting-restrictions-spark-latest-moral-monday-demonstration-audio-postcard/
 Moral Monday draws largest crowd yet; protesters blast plans to cut jobless benefits (audio postcard): http://pulse.ncpolicywatch.org/2013/06/24/moral-monday-draws-largest-crowd-yet-protesters-blast-plans-to-cut-jobless-benefits-audio-postcard/
 Unemployment compensation, voting restrictions draw large crowds to Moral Monday protest (audio postcard): http://pulse.ncpolicywatch.org/2013/07/02/unemployment-compensation-voting-restrictions-draw-large-crowds-to-moral-monday-protest-audio-postcard/
 Tracking the Cuts: The Dismantling of Our Public Schools: http://pulse.ncpolicywatch.org/2013/08/12/tracking-the-cuts-the-dismantling-of-our-public-schools/
 Editorial pages offer scathing words for education cuts: http://pulse.ncpolicywatch.org/2013/07/24/editorial-pages-offer-scathing-words-for-education-cuts/
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