Women’s Equality Day events happen around the state and the country on Aug 26. Moore County NAACP-Women in NAACP and League of Women Voters – Moore County held a rally and a march. They were joined by other allies. They held a rally and then marched a petition over to Rep. Jimmie Boles’ office, about 3 blocks from rally. Click here to see the petition, which was delivered on 8/26/21. Women have waited too long for equal rights by law. We need ERA NOW!
The rally began at 10am in the parking lot of Purcell Funeral Home on Pennsylvania Ave. in Southern Pines. The rally was followed by a march to Boles’ Office. Marchers look great!
Rep. Boles was unavailable when the march ended at his office but was available at 1:00 p.m. Some of the marchers returned at 1:00 to meet him.