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Tue June 11, 2013

'Moral Mondays' Protest Agenda Of N.C. Legislature

Originally published on Tue June 11, 2013 6:20 pm

In North Carolina, NAACP leaders are planning a seventh week of protests at the state legislature. The demonstrations have grown in size and number of arrests every week since they started back in April. Protest organizers oppose the social, economic and voting policies of the Republican-led General Assembly, and they want lawmakers to take notice. But it's not clear whether legislators will change their policies as a result of the protests.