Saturday, December 31, 2016

Calls for NC Boycott In Wake of Anti-Democratic GOP Maneuvers

In the wake of the North Carolina Republican Party's anti-democratic grab for power and refusal to repeal the anti-LGBTQ HB2 earlier this month, calls are mounting for an economic boycott of the state.
"The fact that many other injustices have been added to [the] outrage [of HB2] and pushed forward in the final week of 2016 by an out-of-control Republican legislature demands that we respond with every nonviolent tactic available to us," argues Rev. William J. Barber II, president of the North Carolina NAACP and architect of the Moral Monday movement. Full post here 

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