'I Can't Breathe, Hands up Don't Shoot' rally held Saturday
Submitted by Helen Holt on Sat, 12/20/2014 - 5:28pm.

video The New Hanover County Chapter of the NC Black Leadership Caucus sponsored a rally on Saturday at St. Stephens AME Church in downtown Wilmington. This peaceful protest was against the police-involved violence across the nation in hope for change.

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Protesters block Durham road in Ferguson rally
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Wed, 11/26/2014 - 8:25am.

Those protesting the decision against indicting a white police officer in the Ferguson, Missouri, shooting of a black teen briefly blocked a road in Durham. Hundreds of people attended various rallies in the Raleigh-Durham area Tuesday evening.

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Labor group in NC protests for higher wages
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 11/24/2014 - 8:57am.

A labor group is demanding higher wages and full-time work for North Carolina Walmart workers as the holiday shopping season ramps up.

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Week of protests wraps up at NC Capitol
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 08/28/2014 - 7:57pm.

About 150 people gathered to march around North Carolina's Capitol as a coalition led by North Carolina's NAACP wraps up a week of demonstrations. The group circled the Capitol seven times and stopped during each pass to allow speakers to address different themes including labor and voting rights. The group is also gathering for a voting rights rally nearby.

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Customers protest car dealership
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 07/24/2014 - 6:12pm.

videoA car dealership in Wilmington is under fire. Customers say the cars they bought are not up to par. Several of them gathered to protest across the street from Lovitt's Auto and Truck Center on Carolina Beach Road.

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City Council protests stop for now
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 04/15/2014 - 10:37pm.

videoSupporters of pay increases for Wilmington Police and Firefighter employees have stopped demonstrating at Wilmington Council Meetings for now.

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Voting rights rally planned in Raleigh
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 03/11/2014 - 6:32am.

A caravan of people urging the restoration of the Voting Rights Act will join North Carolina activists in Raleigh in a protest.

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Protestors make school board see red
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Tue, 11/19/2013 - 6:15pm.

As members of the New Hanover County Board of Education met for their meeting they were met by protestors who were Red for Ed.

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Wilmington Peace Group protests US involvement in Syria
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Sun, 09/01/2013 - 10:06pm.

videoAs the President prepares to seek approval from congress before taking action in Syria, people around the world are weighing in, and that includes right here in the port city. The Wilmington Peace Group held a rally today in protest of U.S. involvement in Syria.

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Topless women rally for rights
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Mon, 08/26/2013 - 7:36am.

Several hundred people attended a rally in Asheville to promote the right of women to go topless.

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