Moral Mondays http://wunc.org en Protesters Would Not Leave Thom Tillis' Office Last Night; Here's What Happened, Hour By Hour http://wunc.org/post/protesters-would-not-leave-thom-tillis-office-last-night-heres-what-happened-hour-hour <p></p> Wed, 28 May 2014 13:30:24 +0000 Jorge Valencia 36280 at http://wunc.org Protesters Would Not Leave Thom Tillis' Office Last Night; Here's What Happened, Hour By Hour State Lawmakers Adopt New Rules Affecting Protesters http://wunc.org/post/state-lawmakers-adopt-new-rules-affecting-protesters <p>State legislators have redefined the rules laying out how people may gather in protest at the General Assembly.</p><p>They were approved by the Legislative Services Commission on Thursday. The measures are a rewrite of rules last changed in 1987. The updates prohibit activities that cause an "imminent disturbance," and they more clearly define what kinds of signs can be used.</p> Thu, 15 May 2014 19:25:59 +0000 Jessica Jones 35562 at http://wunc.org State Lawmakers Adopt New Rules Affecting Protesters Protesters Greet NC Lawmakers With Pots And Pans On First Day Of Legislative Session http://wunc.org/post/protesters-greet-nc-lawmakers-pots-and-pans-first-day-legislative-session <p></p><p></p> Thu, 15 May 2014 01:52:49 +0000 Jorge Valencia 35519 at http://wunc.org Protesters Greet NC Lawmakers With Pots And Pans On First Day Of Legislative Session Moral Monday Groups Focus On Mobilizing Voters http://wunc.org/post/moral-monday-groups-focus-mobilizing-voters <p></p> Mon, 10 Feb 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Jorge Valencia 30316 at http://wunc.org Moral Monday Groups Focus On Mobilizing Voters Five Reasons People Gave For Saturday's Moral March On Raleigh [WITH PHOTOS] http://wunc.org/post/five-reasons-people-gave-saturdays-moral-march-raleigh-photos <p>Among the thousands of people who marched to the North Carolina State Capitol building and filled five city blocks in front of it, there was no singular cause for gathering. But written on the signs and banners people carried were a handful issues that seemed to repeat themselves every 20 feet in the crowd.</p> Sun, 09 Feb 2014 01:52:53 +0000 Jorge Valencia 30285 at http://wunc.org Five Reasons People Gave For Saturday's Moral March On Raleigh [WITH PHOTOS] Thousands To March Downtown Raleigh In Opposition Of New North Carolina Laws http://wunc.org/post/thousands-march-downtown-raleigh-opposition-new-north-carolina-laws <p></p> Sat, 08 Feb 2014 12:47:31 +0000 Jorge Valencia 30242 at http://wunc.org Thousands To March Downtown Raleigh In Opposition Of New North Carolina Laws Some Moral Mondays Cases Expected To Be Dismissed http://wunc.org/post/some-moral-mondays-cases-expected-be-dismissed <p></p> Thu, 23 Jan 2014 22:53:47 +0000 Jessica Jones 29404 at http://wunc.org Some Moral Mondays Cases Expected To Be Dismissed Bill Moyers Turns His Lens On North Carolina And Politics http://wunc.org/post/bill-moyers-turns-his-lens-north-carolina-and-politics <p>Bill Moyers takes an in-depth look at the changing political climate here in North Carolina this week in a new documentary, State of Conflict: North Carolina.</p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="281" mozallowfullscreen="" src="//player.vimeo.com/video/82605522" webkitallowfullscreen="" width="500"></iframe></p><p><a href="http://vimeo.com/82605522">State of Conflict: North Carolina</a> from <a href="http://vimeo.com/user9013478">BillMoyers.com</a> on <a href="https://vimeo.com">Vimeo</a>.</p><p>Here's how Moyers frames the story:</p> Mon, 06 Jan 2014 15:05:30 +0000 Carol Jackson 28474 at http://wunc.org Bill Moyers Turns His Lens On North Carolina And Politics Moral Monday Leaders Looking To Spend 2014 Advocating For The Uninsured http://wunc.org/post/moral-monday-leaders-looking-spend-2014-advocating-uninsured <p>A judge gave permission Monday to a group that’s been protesting new North Carolina laws to rally on the grounds of the state Capitol building.<br /><br />Wake County Superior Court Judge Allen Baddour’s decision reversed denial of a permit &nbsp;earlier this month. &nbsp;It served as a preamble for the new year of protests, that have become known as Moral Monday, against the Republican-controlled state legislature.<br /> Tue, 24 Dec 2013 04:25:08 +0000 Jorge Valencia 27916 at http://wunc.org Moral Monday Leaders Looking To Spend 2014 Advocating For The Uninsured [Images] Documenting Moral Mondays, Camera And Canvas http://wunc.org/post/images-documenting-moral-mondays-camera-and-canvas <p>They are both named David. <a href="http://www.daveottophotography.com/Dave_Otto_Photography/Gallery/Gallery.html">Dave Otto</a> is a photographer, <a href="http://www.davidctaylorart.com/bio.html">David C. Taylor</a> is a painter. Together, they are providing some of the most stunning visual images related to the Moral Monday protests.</p><p>David Taylor went to one protest by himself. "I just kind of wanted to be a part of it, but I felt like an outsider. I didn’t know where the event was, I wasn't sure how to get close to the speaker. I didn’t even take my camera."</p> Fri, 20 Dec 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Carol Jackson 27706 at http://wunc.org [Images] Documenting Moral Mondays, Camera And Canvas