Franklin: NC Voter Rights Forum

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The Macon County NC League of Women Voters invites you to a public forum entitled, “Voter Rights in North Carolina: Barriers and Challenges 50 Years After Passage of the Voter Rights Act.” The 90-minute forum will include a presentation by Bob Hall, Executive Director of Democracy-NC, a non-partisan voting rights organization based in Durham, N.C., who will highlight recent analysis

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Winston-Salem March for Voting Rights 2015

I joined over 6000 people at the rally and march for voter rights in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, yesterday. This was organized by the NC NAACP to coincide with the opening of the court case against the 2013 voter law that fundamentally changed the way people vote in this state and arguably was structured to discourage people of color, people of

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Winston-Salem March & Rally for Voting Rights

Several important Moral Monday events will be held in Winston-Salem on July 13 as NC NAACP v. McCrory gets underway there in Federal Court. For those interesting in traveling from WNC, Mountain People’s Assembly will charter a bus from Asheville to Winston-Salem, leaving around 1:30pm with exact pick-up locations and times to be announced. Tickets can be purchased for $25.

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