The Guilfordian

Moral Monday brings together North Carolinians for change

Moral Monday brings together North Carolinians for change

Annie Fullwood, Staff Writer

February 27, 2015

What is Moral Monday? It is a question being asked throughout the state and the country. The answer? Moral Monday is an NAACP-led series of protests that started two years ago in Raleigh. The movement began as a way for North Carolina citizens to address their concerns for the state and has since...

Moral Monday speaker also praises Guilford

Olivia Neal, Staff Writer

November 8, 2013

“The future of our state and our nation deserves no less than for us not to give up,” said the youngest speaker at the Burlington Moral Monday protest, 12-year-old Madison Kimrey. The Moral Monday movement has been passing from city to city throughout North Carolina, protesting legislation passed...

North Carolina Republicans steal citizens’ rights, citizens rally to fight back

North Carolina Republicans steal citizens' rights, citizens rally to fight back

Anthony Harrison, Opinion Editor

September 20, 2013

Over the course of a summer, North Carolina went from shining example of the New South to laughingstock of the nation. Spearheaded by the election of Governor Pat McCrory, Republicans consolidated control of the state government in 2012. They wasted little time consummating their neoconservative wet...

Moral Monday: No more mischief

Moral Monday: No more mischief

Olivia Neal, Staff Writer

September 20, 2013

“Forward together, not one step back,” shouted the thousands of angry protesters outside of Raleigh’s  General Assembly Building. Over the summer, the Forward Together Movement, organized and led by Rev. Dr. William Barber II, protested the legislation passed by the Republican-swayed N.C. General...