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Last Thursday (May 7) here at Daily Kos, I published the first public disclosure of a shocking collapse of the state's voter registration system here in North Carolina under Republican Gov. Pat ...
by DocDawg
Comment Count 143 comments on Tue May 12, 2015 at 05:58 AM PDT with 389 Recommends
What most of Netroots Nation 14 missed. Since around here at Daily Kos if you're not crystal clear about what you're saying, too many people get all funky and keyboard spew before fully reading or ...
by shanikka
Comment Count 352 comments on Tue Jul 22, 2014 at 07:51 AM PDT with 312 Recommends
Despite predictions of freezing rain, a record number of people of all ages came today to Raleigh for the Moral March (aka HKonJ) to protest the corrupt Republican Legislature and Governor that ...
by NCJim
Comment Count 82 comments on Sat Feb 08, 2014 at 01:46 PM PST with 307 Recommends
ThinkProgress reports ‘Moral Mondays’
by Denise Oliver Velez
Comment Count 121 comments on Sat May 17, 2014 at 07:45 AM PDT with 244 Recommends
Reverend William Barber visited Netroots Nation and provided an inspirational speech that electrified the entire room. Most importantly, Rev. Barber gave a history lesson on moral fusion movements.
by Egberto Willies
Comment Count 130 comments on Sat Jul 19, 2014 at 10:30 PM PDT with 226 Recommends
There: we're fixing it. This is Part 4 of a 6-part series. Collect the whole set: 1 (10/27),
by DocDawg
Comment Count 122 comments on Fri Oct 31, 2014 at 12:09 PM PDT with 201 Recommends
"I didn't know who he was." "I went to something else that was scheduled at the same time." "I am not interested in anything a minister has to say." I heard a long list of reasons why people ...
by TrueBlueMajority
Comment Count 223 comments on Thu Jul 24, 2014 at 11:00 AM PDT with 191 Recommends
Ben wipes blood from sister Flora's mouth with Rebel battle flag in Birth of a Nation after she leaps from a cliff to save herself from rape by a black soldier. I t was all innocent like, no ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 204 comments on Fri Mar 29, 2013 at 09:43 PM PDT with 172 Recommends
Where I live in Georgia, license plates with the phrase “In God We Trust” are ubiquitous. Though I am a follower of Jesus Christ, I will not put such a license plate on my car. Intended as a ...
by Bill Day
Comment Count 77 comments on Mon May 05, 2014 at 07:25 PM PDT with 109 Recommends
Every year Netroots Nation is arguably the most important annual event in the progressive community and a telling barometer of what is on the minds of, as Howard Dean put it, "the Democratic wing of ...
by jeff bryant
Comment Count 191 comments on Fri Jul 25, 2014 at 05:41 AM PDT with 108 Recommends
Rev. Dr. William Barber II, the leader of the Moral Mondays movement in North Carolina gave a rousing, perhaps historic keynote speech at Netroots Nation .  Part of what makes it so remarkable is ...
by Frederick Clarkson
Comment Count 43 comments on Sun Jul 20, 2014 at 05:55 PM PDT with 106 Recommends
These are dark, difficult times in which to be a follower of Jesus. Not because, as in some times past, we are persecuted by Pharisees, or by Roman emperors, or by those who would suppress heresy, ...
by DocDawg
Comment Count 88 comments on Sat Mar 28, 2015 at 07:33 PM PDT with 104 Recommends
(clip from Pre-Moral Week of Action LiveStream Broadcast )
by Denise Oliver Velez
Comment Count 74 comments on Fri Aug 22, 2014 at 08:33 PM PDT with 67 Recommends
I learned this afternoon that MSNBC's Up With Steve Kornacki's show this morning had four segments highlighting North Carolina's government, and how it is now a model for what the Tea Party would do ...
by davehouck
Comment Count 45 comments on Sun Apr 28, 2013 at 04:45 PM PDT with 62 Recommends
On the first day of early voting this year, North Carolinians faced unprecedented lines at the polls thanks to Republicans' new voter suppression laws. Gov. McCrory's attorney, Butch Bowers, thinks ...
by DocDawg
Comment Count 14 comments on Mon Oct 27, 2014 at 08:23 AM PDT with 44 Recommends
This just in, via email from Rev. Dr. William J. Barber, President of the NC NAACP: I invite all Moral Monday Arrestees, HKonJ Partners, NC NAACP members, and supporters of the Forward Together ...
by DocDawg
Comment Count 18 comments on Tue Apr 21, 2015 at 12:55 PM PDT with 41 Recommends
Asheville's second Mountain Moral Monday protest was yesterday and it was inspiring to say the least. The Reverend Barber delivered a beauty of a speech that kept most people on their feet the whole ...
by randallt
Comment Count 27 comments on Tue Aug 05, 2014 at 07:00 AM PDT with 40 Recommends
In a teleconference with supporters last week, North Carolina NAACP president Rev. Dr. William J. Barber (whom our own Denise Oliver Velez has called "a fiery prophet for social justice" ) previewed ...
by DocDawg
Comment Count 20 comments on Mon Apr 27, 2015 at 06:02 AM PDT with 34 Recommends
"For many, the Moral Monday Movement really is an expression of the Spirit’s power at work in our midst, overcoming divisions of color, class, and creed and uniting us as only God could do. ...
by skeyewalker
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Feb 16, 2015 at 01:09 PM PST with 34 Recommends
Voting is heavy this year in North Carolina. But if you think that's exciting, wait till you see what's below the fold. This is Part 2 of a 6-part series. Collect the whole set:
by DocDawg
Comment Count 22 comments on Wed Oct 29, 2014 at 09:24 AM PDT with 31 Recommends