Rev. William Barber
NAACP, family ask for federal review of Bladenboro teen's death
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/18/2014 - 3:41pm.

video The North Carolina NAACP today asked the US Attorney in Raleigh for a full, federal review of the death of a Bladenboro teen.

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NAACP holds post-election news conference, urges emergency Medicaid meeting
Submitted by Hannah Patrick on Wed, 11/12/2014 - 1:38pm.

video Rev. Dr. William Barber and other NAACP officials held a news conference in Wilmington this morning, urging Governor Pat McCrory and Senator-elect Thom Tillis to meet about Medicaid expansion.

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UPDATE: NAACP holds memorial for Bladenboro teen
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 09/29/2014 - 10:41pm.

The North Carolina NAACP will hold a community meeting and memorial service for a Bladen County teen found dead last

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HAPPENING TODAY: Union, NAACP plan several Labor Day rallies across NC
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 09/01/2014 - 6:38am.

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.

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Moral Monday leaders stop in the Port City
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Fri, 01/31/2014 - 5:33pm.

Frustrated with our elected leaders, the NAACP is gathering masses. President of the organization, Reverend William Barber took his statewide tour to Wilmington Friday morning.

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Barber, others found guilty in Moral Monday protests
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 12/04/2013 - 4:38pm.

videoA judge has found North Carolina NAACP President William Barber and 11 others guilty of second-degree trespassing and violating building rules while protesting in April at the state legislature.

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NC NAACP head in court to face protest charges
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 12/03/2013 - 3:25pm.

A group of that includes North Carolina NAACP President William Barber is facing trial on charges stemming from mass protests at the state legislature.

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NC GOP critics to picket stores Pope company owns
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/02/2013 - 2:01pm.

There's been a rare back-and-forth between the leader of forces opposed to laws approved by North Carolina Republicans and an activist whose family money has helped promote conservative policies.

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DA: Officers justified in Pizza Hut shooting that killed two
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Thu, 11/21/2013 - 5:25pm.

videoDistrict Attorney Ben David says officers were fully justified in their use of force when they shot at three suspects at a Wilmington restaurant last month killing two of the men.

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NAACP calls for investigation into 'excessive force by police' in New Hanover Co.
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Tue, 11/12/2013 - 5:33pm.

video North Carolina NAACP President Rev. William Barber says he believes street justice is overtaking courtroom justice in Wilmington. Now the civil rights group is calling for change.

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