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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 [1] 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 [2] makes clear, the movement appears to be spreading beyond North Carolina.

 

 


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[1] thousands of people turn out: http://www.citizen-times.com/article/20130806/NEWS/308060023/Protest-packs-Asheville

[2] this story: http://www.carolinamercury.com/2013/08/thousands-attend-mountain-moral-monday-protests-spread-to-chicago-and-oakland/

[3] Moral Monday event will go on today despite censorship efforts by McCrory administration (Video): http://pulse.ncpolicywatch.org/2013/12/23/moral-monday-event-will-go-on-today-despite-censorship-efforts-by-mccrroy-administration-video/

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