The march is known locally as HKonJ8—Historic Thousands on Jones Street (location of the Capitol building)—8th Annual Mobilization.
Support North Carolina’s Moral Agenda and Spread it Far and Wide!
Economic Sustainability, Alleviating Poverty and Expanding Labor Rights for All
Fully-Funded Constitutional Public Education
Healthcare for All, Protecting Medicaid, Medicare, Social Security, and the Affordable Care Act
Addressing Disparities in the Criminal Justice System
Protecting and Expanding Voting Rights and Civil Rights
According to the ACLU, close to half of the states in the U.S., with a concentration in the South, now have some form of voting restrictions. We need voting to be free, fair, and accessible!
Gather at Shaw University on South Street, Raleigh NC, between Wilmington and Blount Streets at 9:30 AM on Saturday, Feb. 8th. The march will begin at 10:30 AM to Jones Street outside the NC General Assembly.