Protests continued today in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and St. Paul, Minnesota, following a night in which 200 protesters were arrested by police between the two cities.
North Carolina's public university governing board is trying to diffuse protesters by giving anyone an opportunity to vent their issues with the 17-campus system.
Barber said when Moral Monday protests resume at the General Assembly next week, the new law - which they've dubbed "Hate Bill 2" will be the focus.
Organizers of regular protests at the North Carolina Legislature are being joined by NAACP leaders in a half-dozen other states to launch a week of demonstrations.
North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory has appeared at an Asheville music festival despite initial indications that he would skip the event.
Civil rights leaders are going to announce their plans for another round of protests over Republican policies in North Carolina.