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Moral Monday Arrests

Black LGBT Activist Arrested For Distributing Voting Rights Information

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 09.02.2014 | Politics

Police in Charlotte, North Carolina, arrested a black LGBT activist and former state Senate candidate Monday, saying that he violated a city ordinance...

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Moral Monday Movement Expands To 12 States For Week Of Protests

HuffingtonPost.com | Samantha Lachman | Posted 08.20.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Nearly 51 years ago this week, Martin Luther King, Jr. exhorted the 250,000-strong March on Washington audience to "go back to Mississip...

Moral Monday Protesters Arrested After Staging 10-Hour Sit-In At State GOP Leader's Office

Reuters | Posted 07.28.2014 | Politics

By Marti Maguire RALEIGH, N.C., May 28 (Reuters) - Fourteen protesters were arrested on Wednesday morning after staging a 10-hour sit-...

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Dozens Arrested In 'Moral Monday' Protest In Atlanta

HuffingtonPost.com | Samantha Lachman | Posted 03.19.2014 | Politics

Thirty-nine people were arrested at the Georgia state capitol in Atlanta Tuesday as a coalition of organizations under the "Moral Mondays" banner urge...

'Moral Monday' Group Plans Protest At Georgia State Capitol

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 03.17.2014 | Politics

A coalition of organizations under the "Moral Mondays" banner is planning to protest legislation at the Georgia state legislature in Atlanta on Tuesda...

Moral Monday Protest Over Georgia Gun Control Bill Leads To 23 Arrests

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 02.11.2014 | Politics

Twenty-three people were arrested during a Moral Monday protest over a Georgia gun control bill, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Tho...

Arrests Top 900 In Protests Against State GOP's Agenda

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 07.23.2013 | Politics

Another 73 people were arrested Monday at the North Carolina General Assembly in Raleigh, during the 12th consecutive weekly "Moral Monday" protest ag...

Arrests Continue To Surge In North Carolina Anti-GOP Protests

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 07.16.2013 | Politics

More than 100 protesters, two-thirds of them women, were arrested Monday at the 11th consecutive weekly rally on the grounds of the North Carolina sta...

With Hundreds of Arrests, Reverand Ups Stakes In Showdown With GOP

stateline | Daniel C. Vock | Posted 07.09.2013 | Politics

This piece comes to us courtesy of Stateline. Stateline is a nonpartisan, nonprofit news service of the Pew Charitable Trusts that provides daily repo...

Protest Against N.C. Abortion Bill Ends With 64 Arrests

Reuters | Marti Maguire | Posted 09.07.2013 | Politics

RALEIGH, N.C., July 8 (Reuters) - North Carolina's "Moral Monday" protesters, now in their tenth week, objected to a bill that could limit abortion ...

'Moral Monday' Draws Largest Turnout Yet, 120 More Arrested

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 06.25.2013 | Politics

The "Moral Monday" protests that have taken place at the North Carolina General Assembly building every week for the past two months are continuing to...

Arrests Swell As Demonstrators Continue To Protest State GOP Agenda

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 06.18.2013 | Politics

For the seventh week in a row, protesters crowded into the North Carolina General Assembly building on Monday in a boisterous demonstration against st...

Republican Blasts North Carolina 'Moron Monday' Protest As Dozens More Arrested

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 06.11.2013 | Politics

Swarms of demonstrators gathered outside the North Carolina General Assembly building on Monday, fulfilling their promise to continue weekly "Moral Mo...

Massive Protest Against State's GOP-Led Agenda Results In 151 Arrests

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 06.04.2013 | Politics

Upwards of 1,600 demonstrators amassed outside the North Carolina General Assembly in Raleigh on Monday, railing against the "extreme agenda" of the G...