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View Diary: N.C. Moral Monday #4: 57 arrests at N.C. General Assembly today; 153 arrests so far (32 comments)

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  •  Wish I could (1+ / 0-)
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    MsSpentyouth

    It is son's last week of school and with no backup parent during the week, I have promised him I would not get arrested and leave him in the care of neighbors. We also have a friend's son arriving that week from Japan. I promised to keep the boy safe while he attends a sports camp here, and being in jail would be uncomfortable to explain to my friends.
    I will try to find a way to support the civil disobedience. Something I can do from home, maybe?

    George W. Bush: the worst Republican president SO FAR.

    by Chun Yang on Tue May 21, 2013 at 05:41:10 AM PDT

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    •  Bring Tai and your friend's son to the march (0+ / 0-)

      No chance of arrest; most supporters are outside the General Assembly building. Only a couple hundred come inside. Those who choose to be arrested stay on the second floor; spectators who choose to come inside are generally on the third floor. Everyone else is outside on the Bicentennial Mall by the science museum with signs (signs are forbidden inside the GA).

      Could be a great lesson in civics and history.

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