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Conservative state leaders awaken a sleeping giant
Posted By Rob Schofield On August 6, 2013 @ 8:42 am In Uncategorized | Comments Disabled
If yesterday’s Mountain Moral Monday is any indication, North Carolina’s conservative political leadership may be beginning to feel a little uneasy about the movement they have awakened in this state.
When thousands of people turn out  in the dog days of summer to protest the actions of lawmakers who’ve already adjourned for the year, you have to believe that this new movement for change really is here to stay. Moreover, as this story  makes clear, the movement appears to be spreading beyond North Carolina.
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URLs in this post:
 thousands of people turn out: http://www.citizen-times.com/article/20130806/NEWS/308060023/Protest-packs-Asheville
 this story: http://www.carolinamercury.com/2013/08/thousands-attend-mountain-moral-monday-protests-spread-to-chicago-and-oakland/
 Reproductive rights activist/Moral Mondays protester shares her story: http://pulse.ncpolicywatch.org/2013/07/15/reproductive-rights-activistmoral-mondays-protester-shares-her-story/
 National website posts photo/video essay on Moral Mondays: http://pulse.ncpolicywatch.org/2013/06/28/national-website-posts-photovideo-essay-on-moral-mondays/
 “Witness Wednesday” offers another moving protest against reactionary legislation: http://pulse.ncpolicywatch.org/2013/06/12/witness-wednesday-offers-another-moving-protest-against-reactionary-legislation/
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