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Jacob Tobia: Following A Legacy: Walking 85 Miles In Protest Of Amendment 1

As of yesterday, May 4, my friend Dominique Beaudry and I are walking from the International Civil Rights Museum in Greensboro to the State Capitol, a four-day journey of over 85 miles, wearing sandwich boards that encourage North Carolinians to vote against Amendment 1.
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Honoring the Greensboro Four

US Politics / Liberal : BlueNC (5 years ago)

Tomorrow's opening of the Civil Rights Museum in Greensboro happening on the 50th anniversary of the Woolworth's sit-in is cause to reflect: On Feb. 1, 1960, McCain, McNeil, Khazan (then known as Ezell Blair Jr.) and David Richmond,... Read Post

North Carolina Activist Plans 80-Mile Walk To Protest Amendment One

US Politics / Liberal : Think Progress (2 years ago)

This weekend, Randy Gillis will leave his home in Sophia, North Carolina to walk about 80 miles to the Raleigh State House. He intends to deliver a handwritten letter to state Sen. Peter S. Brunstetter (R) protesting the discriminat... Read Post

North Carolinian Walking 80 Miles to State House to Deliver Amendment One Protest Letter

US Politics / Liberal : Firedoglake (2 years ago)

Randy Gillis, who has this video up on his site, will walk the 80 miles from his home in Sophia to the State House in Raleigh to deliver a letter to state NC Sen. Peter Brunstetter (R) protesting Amendment One and stories from other... Read Post

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