Moral Monday protests resumed in Raleigh, NC last week. Defying new rules meant to silence dissent, protesters staged a sit in last night in NC Speaker Thom Tillis' office.
Moral Monday protests in North Carolina against a raft of recent legislation targeting voters and teachers will continue in 2014. Reporting by the AP suggests that the protests will spread across the South.
North Carolina Republicans Push "Extreme Voter Suppression Measures"
Last Monday, Raleigh, North Carolina saw what Think Progress called "The Biggest Liberal Protest Of 2013," Moral Monday 8. The legislature plans to cut off federal unemployment to 70,000 of the state's unemployed on July 1.
Growing Moral Mondays protests in Raleigh, NC led by the NAACP target conservative legislation against the poor and minority voters.