Category: Economic Justice

Six Proposed Constitutional Amendments on Ballot This Fall

Constitutional Amendments on the Ballot in November

Six proposed amendments to the North Carolina Constitution will be on the ballot for voter approval this fall. These amendments would

require voters to provide photo identification before voting in person;
cap North Carolina’s personal income tax rate at 7%;
give the … read more.

Poor Peoples Campaign: NC Events April 2018

April 2018 Events in North Carolina

This year the Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival is taking up the unfinished work of the 1968 Poor People’s Campaign to build a movement led by the poor and dispossessed to end systemic racism, poverty, the … read more.

FLOC Boycott of RJ Reynolds

The Triangle Friends of Farmworkers (TFF) is urging individual Unitarian Universalists and UU congregations in North Carolina to support the Farmworkers Labor Organizing Committee’s (FLOC) boycott of RJ Reynolds new VUSE e-cigarette.

The ultimate objective of the FLOC boycott is to persuade RJR to find a … read more.