Rev. Barber to receive more national recognition

Rev. barber 2The impact of the Moral Mondays phenomenon continues to expand and impact the national political and policy scene.

Today, the Campaign for America’s Future, a progressive national nonprofit based in Washington DC announced that it would honor North Carolina NAACP President and Moral Mondays leader Rev. William Barber at a November 6 awards gala at Washington’s Arena Stage theatre.  Barber will be presented the Paul Wellstone Citizen Leadership Award.

The event will feature a keynote speech by Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts.

5 Comments

  1. Frances Jenkins

    August 6, 2013 at 8:32 pm

    Elizabeth Warren is exactly the person to whom voters in NC listen.

  2. Frances Jenkins

    August 6, 2013 at 8:34 pm

    Warren’s opposition to guns will result in NC being red to a greater degree.

  3. James Protzman

    August 7, 2013 at 9:10 am

    I, for one, believe Elizabeth Warren is the most effective politician in the country. It’s sad to see people so blinded by partisan hatred that they can’t recognize an honest women working to represent people instead of corporate interests.

  4. NoGOPinNC

    August 7, 2013 at 9:30 am

    Frances would have everyone believe that NC Citizens are not only sheep, but stupid ones at that…Real North Carolinians are opposed to the clown show in Raleigh and their pay to play back alley politics.

  5. Doug

    August 7, 2013 at 6:41 pm

    Hopefully this dude will continue to be the face of the NCdP. That will be the next best thing for Republicans after getting to draw their own districts.