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Protestors hit the streets of downtown Wilmington

videoMore than 50 people marched through downtown Wilmington today protesting what they call a blurring line between the separation of church and state.

Dozens march in protest of Trayvon Martin shooting

video Tensions are rising nationwide because of the case of an unarmed black teenager shot to death by a neighborhood watch captain in Florida. Marches have been held throughout the country, and Wilmington is no different. Dozens of protesters gathered Thursday, marching from City Hall to Riverfront Park.

Wilmington rally to focus on race, justice for slain Florida teen

Tensions are rising nationwide because of the case of an unarmed black teenager shot to death by a Neighborhood Watch captain in Florida. Protests have been held throughout the country. Now a Wilmington man is organizing another for this weekend.

Greenpeace protesting at NC Progress Energy plant

Some Greenpeace protesters have climbed a smokestack that towers over a power plant near Asheville.

Occupy Wilmington protests corporate control downtown

video Occupy Wilmington made its presence known in Downtown Wilmington Saturday afternoon with a protest at the Bank of America building on Third Street. Over 200 people gathered to show their support for the global movement. Participants waved signs, chanted, and answered questions from people in the community.

Life Chain lines the streets of Wilmington with Pro-Life message

The event is designed to be a silent protest by Christians to voice their opposition to abortion. Those who took part in the protest say they have no animosity towards those who disagree with their point of view - they just want to express their own beliefs. They say the pro-life cause is something they truly believe in.

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