HB 608 has passed the Senate, this bill makes significant reforms in the treatment of women prisoners. We are expecting unconstitutional districts from the legislative majority again. Then more on the budget process and what happened two years ago.
Don’t want to lose access to these important articles on national issues which were posted on the NC NOW facebook page. Topics here include another big push on Military to address massive sexual assault disaster, what would ensure the ERA reaches its equality potential, how Biden Administration should move ahead with very high approval ratings on policies, how a Senator is holding up Biden’s cabinet nominees by applying a double standard, how Biden needs to free Reality Winner, and ICE targetting progressive sheriffs around the state with billboards
The treatment of immigrants and immigrant children is heartbreaking, and must be stopped. Join us at two protests in the next two weeks – 7/2/19 and 7/12/19.
Women are setting up protests around North Carolina and around the country for Tuesday, May 21, 2019. Here are the ones around North Carolina, and here is how to find one near you. If there isn’t one yet, you can make your own! Like the women’s marches.
The final 2018 event of Fayetteville’s “Community Conversations Series” is a discussion with Honorable Superior Court Judge Gregory Weeks (Retired) to discuss his experiences in the justice system and discuss his perspective on racial disparities in this system.
Writeup on Charlotte NOW’s very informative and inspirational meeting on the “Trauma to Prison Pipeline.”
If you have not seen this important documentary, Equal Means Equal, now is your chance! If you’ve only seen it once, you may want to see it again. It shows us the real situation of women in the United States. Very intense. We will discuss afterward.
Next Charlotte NOW event has a panel to discuss ending the sex abuse to prison pipeline for girls. Learn what the school system has in place to help these girls, and programs that Charlotte has in place to help them as well.