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USA: NAACP hold 11th annual 'Moral March' in Raleigh02:24

USA: NAACP hold 11th annual 'Moral March' in Raleigh

United States, Raleigh
February 11, 2017 at 23:57 GMT -00:00 · Published

Thousands of protesters took to the streets in downtown Raleigh part of the 11th annual Moral March on Saturday, denouncing the government formed under President Donald Trump.

Organized by the NAACP and a coalition of over 200 social justice organizations, protesters voiced their opposition to the policies of the Trump administration, particularly roll-backs on Obamacare and immigration.

Protesters spoke out on a wide range of issues, including LBBTQ, women’s and labour rights, prison reform, health-care access and environmental justice. Of particular concern was the repealing House Bill 2, which many North Carolinian’s say infringes the rights of the LGBTQ community. Many brought banners or placards stating their cause as they marched through the streets.

Reverend Dr William Barber addressed the crowd, condemning Trump’s stance on several issues, such as the wall the President says will be built between the United States and Mexico.

USA: NAACP hold 11th annual 'Moral March' in Raleigh02:24
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Thousands of protesters took to the streets in downtown Raleigh part of the 11th annual Moral March on Saturday, denouncing the government formed under President Donald Trump.

Organized by the NAACP and a coalition of over 200 social justice organizations, protesters voiced their opposition to the policies of the Trump administration, particularly roll-backs on Obamacare and immigration.

Protesters spoke out on a wide range of issues, including LBBTQ, women’s and labour rights, prison reform, health-care access and environmental justice. Of particular concern was the repealing House Bill 2, which many North Carolinian’s say infringes the rights of the LGBTQ community. Many brought banners or placards stating their cause as they marched through the streets.

Reverend Dr William Barber addressed the crowd, condemning Trump’s stance on several issues, such as the wall the President says will be built between the United States and Mexico.

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