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Results for Moral Mondays

Moral Mondays' William Barber To Speak At WNC Festival
Originally Posted: 06/05/2014 - 11:52am | Type: Press

June 2, 2014 Sojo in the News Carol Motsinger ...

We Are In A Crisis -- A Moral Crisis
Originally Posted: 05/22/2014 - 3:48pm | Type: Press

May 21, 2014 Sojo in the News The Rev. Dr. William Barber II ...

We Are In a Crisis — a Moral Crisis
Originally Posted: 05/13/2014 - 3:19pm | Type: Blog

Martin Luther King, Jr. said 46 years ago in one of his last sermons that if you ignore the poor, one day the whole system will collapse and implode. The costs are too high if we don’t address systemic racism ...

What's Happening In NC? Faith-Rooted Organizing Is Bearing Fruit
Originally Posted: 03/10/2014 - 11:07am | Type: Press

March 7, 2014 Sojo in the News Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove ...

NC Pastor to Kick Off Second Year of Demonstrations
Originally Posted: 02/04/2014 - 5:14pm | Type: Blog

North Carolina’s weekly protests against Republican-backed legislative initiatives last year brought thousands of people to the state Capitol in Raleigh each Monday chanting, “Forward together, not one step ba ...

Race Wars and Mustard Seeds
Originally Posted: 08/19/2013 - 9:05am | Type: Blog

Now, nearly 50 years after the second American jubilee, African Americans are being stripped of dignity and constitutionally protected freedoms like we have not seen since Jim Crow. ...

Moral Mondays: Clergy Are Changing Their Language
Originally Posted: 07/15/2013 - 4:43pm | Type: Blog

The point is to change the language and speak in terms that hungry legislators can understand. The point is to stay in role and not go mucking around in a political or economic pragmatism, which we do not und ...

Moral Mondays: A Cry for the Old North State
Originally Posted: 07/13/2013 - 3:02pm | Type: Blog

Dietrich Bonhoeffer once said, “The test of the morality of a society is what it does for its children.” Then there’s Samuel Johnson who said, “A decent provision for the poor is the true test of civilization. ...

Moral Mondays
Originally Posted: 07/11/2013 - 3:02pm | Type: Blog

In North Carolina, pastors and civil rights leaders, along with thousands of others, have been living out their personal faith in a very public way. Since late April, dozens of faith leaders and hundreds of ot ...

On Scripture: Fighting for Freedom
Originally Posted: 07/03/2013 - 7:25am | Type: Blog

For from Istanbul to Cairo, from Rio to Raleigh, from women’s rights to gay rights to voting rights, until all are free, none are free. “If you love somebody, set them free. Free. ...

NAACP’s William Barber Emerges as Leader of Moral Monday Protests
Originally Posted: 06/24/2013 - 4:43pm | Type: Blog

The throngs of demonstrators who flock to the grassy knoll outside the North Carolina Statehouse each Monday know the drill. The throngs of demonstrators who flock to the grassy k ...