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Protesters block Durham road in Ferguson rally
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. Wed, 11/26/2014 - 1:25pm
25th annual Take Back the Night
The 25th annual 'Take Back the Night' march and rally was in Downtown Wilmington Thursday night. The goal for the night was to raise awareness and remember victims of domestic violence. Supports say the March helps support and empower the survivors of domestic violence. Fri, 10/10/2014 - 1:54am
HAPPENING TODAY: Union, NAACP plan several Labor Day rallies across NC
Union and civil rights leaders are joining together for a series of rallies and news conferences across North Carolina on Labor Day. The #TalkUnion tour kicks off Monday morning in Raleigh. Mon, 09/01/2014 - 11:38am
NCCU students to protest teen’s death in Missouri
Black law students at North Carolina Central University are holding a rally to protest the shooting death of an unarmed 18-year-old man by a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri. Mon, 08/25/2014 - 11:25am
Voting rights rally planned in Raleigh
A caravan of people urging the restoration of the Voting Rights Act will join North Carolina activists in Raleigh in a protest. Tue, 03/11/2014 - 11:32am
Women rally in Wilmington for maternity safety
Some Wilmington moms are taking part in a national rally spanning 170 cities about maternity care for women. Tue, 09/03/2013 - 4:09am
Students celebrate 50th Anniversary of ‘I Have a Dream’
Wednesday the nation marked the 50th Anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s, "I Have a Dream," speech. People from around our area found ways to honor King's dream, including an event at Innes Park in downtown Wilmington. Thu, 08/29/2013 - 2:35am
NC protesters rally to keep pressure on lawmakers
The state chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People scheduled "Take the Dream Home" rallies late Wednesday afternoon in each of the state's 13 congressional districts. Wed, 08/28/2013 - 12:22pm
Topless women rally for rights
Several hundred people attended a rally in Asheville to promote the right of women to go topless. Mon, 08/26/2013 - 12:36pm
Gay marriage protesters not guilty in Asheville
Three people arrested on trespassing charges during civil disobedience for same-sex marriage rights in Asheville have been found not guilty. Thu, 09/13/2012 - 11:38am