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  • Community engagement fair in Raleigh on Saturday (6/2)

    The NC State AFL-CIO will join18 other organizations and counting for the first-ever community engagement fair on Bicentennial Mall in Raleigh this Saturday, June 2, from 11am to 3pm.

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  • Join the March 25 March to the Statehouse

    The time has come for the 99 percent movement in every state to march to our statehouses and demand an end to institutionalized corporate control of our government. March 25, 2012 is the date, and in North Carolina, Raleigh is the place.

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  • Citizens uniting against Citizens United

    January 21, 2012 is the second anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Citizens United v. FEC that corporations are people, money is speech, and corporations have the right to spend as much of their money as they like to influence elections.

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  • Occupy Wall Street marches through Raleigh this Saturday (12/17)

    Come out Saturday (12/17) for a rally in Mordecai Historic Park in Raleigh to show your solidarity support for the Walking Occupation Marchers, who are on a journey from Wall Street to Atlanta and to mark three months since Occupy Wall Street began.

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  • 99% Movement to Pols, “Occupy the Jobs Crisis!”

    Two months after Occupy Wall Street began, Occupy, MoveOn, and AFL-CIO joined up at the Capital Blvd Bridge over Peace St in Raleigh to urge politicians to “Occupy the Jobs Crisis” and invest in building bridges to prosperity. Here’s video from that action.

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  • Wells Fargo CEO gets an earful at NC State

    Occupy NCSU and Occupy Raleigh organized a welcome party Wednesday for John Stumpf, the CEO of Wells Fargo. During his lecture, Stumpf received a mic check – a scathing indictment of Wells Fargo’s greedy, unethical, and even criminal business practices.

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  • #Nov17 is Nationwide Day of Action for the 99% Movement

    November 17 is a nationwide day of action in support of the 99% Movement. In Raleigh, we will protest with a message for politicians, “Occupy the Jobs Crisis!” Following the protest, we will march to the State Capitol to join the Occupy Raleigh picket line.

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  • MaryBe McMillan at Occupy Raleigh, “Value work. Condemn greed.”

    MaryBe McMillan, NC State AFL-CIO, delivered a rousing speech at Occupy Raleigh last Sunday, Oct. 16. “No longer will workers be second class citizens in a country we built. No longer will we be shut out of a political system that calls itself a democracy.”

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