As you’re making your weekend plans, don’t forget about Saturday morning’s sixth annual HK on J rally. The “Historic Thousands on Jones Street” people’s assembly will gather at 9:30am at Shaw University before marching to the North Carolina General Assembly.
NAACP President and CEO Benjamin Todd Jealous says the mass demonstration is an opportunity for citizens to “come together to challenge persistent poverty, unequal education and voter suppression in North Carolina.”
Now if you’re still unsure you want to lace-up your Nikes and leave your warm home on a Saturday morning, N.C. Policy Watch’s Rob Schofield offers seven reminders from the past legislative session that should offer you some motivation:
Reminder #1 –Thom “Divide and Conquer” Tillis – The following is a direct quote from the Speaker of the North Carolina House of Representatives. He said it out loud at a public meeting last fall. Read More…