Moral Monday

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Top 10 Local News Stories Of 2013

(CBS Charlotte) — Where local news is concerned, 2013 was a busy year — full of breaking news stories, shootings, protests, and much more. Here is our recap of the Top 10 News Stories in […]


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‘Moral Monday’ Protests Head To Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A Moral Monday demonstration is headed to a downtown Charlotte park. Monday’s protest is the latest stop for the movement that has drawn thousands of people to weekly demonstrations in Raleigh. […]


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‘Moral Monday’ Protests Heading To Asheville

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — With the North Carolina General Assembly finished for the year, protesters are bringing their Moral Monday demonstrations on the road. The NAACP and other liberal groups plan to protest Monday at […]

CBS Charlotte–08/05/2013

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Chief: 101 Arrested Protesting NC GOP Actions

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — About 100 people were arrested Monday after their singing and clapping protest outside the state Senate chamber was declared an unlawful assembly, in what has become a weekly demonstration against Republican […]

CBS Charlotte–07/16/2013

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NC Legislature Protests Spur Debate About Tactics

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — About 60 people were arrested inside the North Carolina legislature Monday night, bringing the total number of protesters taken to jail in recent weeks to well over 700. Nearly all of […]

CBS Charlotte–07/09/2013

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9th ‘Moral Monday’ Focuses On Unemployment Cuts, 75 Arrested

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — At least 75 people submitted to arrest at this week’s ‘Moral Monday’ protests to call attention to the immediate loss of federal unemployment benefits for 70,000 North Carolinians due to the […]

CBS Charlotte–07/02/2013

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Study: Arrested Protesters Are Nearly All From N.C.

A Civitas Institute study of Moral Monday protesters finds that 98 percent of those arrested at the state legislature are from North Carolina.



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