Read time: 1 minute

McCrory Is Having Citizens Arrested For Protesting His Disgusting Coup In NC

Taking a page out of the Trump Authoritarian Playbook, McCrory is having peaceful protestors arrested in NC.
McCrory Is Having Citizens Arrested For Protesting His Disgusting Coup In NC

Pat McCrory and his GOP cronies in North Carolina pushed through an insane amount of bills in the last 24 hours with one goal in mind - to limit the power of the incoming Democratic Governor, Roy Cooper. The whole thing is one big power grab and a giant temper tantrum because McCrory lost. Waa waa.

Well, tonight things have taken a nasty turn. Following this coup, protestors have descended upon the North Carolina State House. The New Civil Rights Movement has an excellent post with details about exactly what is going on. Some of what they are posting:

Chapel Hill council person was arrested:

Media is being kicked out:

Here is a video of a school teacher being arrested:

More about the report arrested:

This is just a glimpse of what is to come with Trump. The GOP are emboldened to take absolutely insane steps to try to strip any Democrat from their rights. Be aware, this will start happening everywhere. Gerrymandering, voter suppression, stripping women and immigrants of their rights. Slowly they will sneak laws in during these late night sessions and by the time the public is aware, it will be too late. Protests will lead to arrests, voices silenced.

Can you help us out?

For 16 years we have been exposing Washington lies and untangling media deceit. We work 7 days a week, 16 hours a day for our labor of love, but with rising hosting and associated costs, we need your help! Could you donate $21 for 2021? Please consider a one-time or recurring donation of whatever amount you can spare, or consider subscribing for an ad-free experience. It will be greatly appreciated and help us continue our mission of exposing the real FAKE NEWS!

More C&L Coverage


New Commenting System

Our comments are now powered by Insticator. In order to comment you will need to create an Insticator account. The process is quick and simple. Please note that the ability to comment with a C&L site account is no longer available.

We welcome relevant, respectful comments. Any comments that are sexist or in any other way deemed hateful by our staff will be deleted and constitute grounds for a ban from posting on the site. Please refer to our Terms of Service (revised 3/17/2016) for information on our posting policy.

Please Do Not Use the Login Link at the Top of the Site.

In order to comment you must use an Insticator account. To register an account, enter your comment and click the post button. A dialog will then appear allowing you create your account.

We will be retiring our Crooks and Liars user account system in January, 2021.

Thank you.
C&L Team