Kristin Rawls is a freelance journalist based near Raleigh. Her work has appeared in The Guardian, The Christian Science Monitor, AlterNet, Salon, Religion Dispatches, GOOD magazine and many others. Follow her on Twitter @kristinrawls.
North Carolina’s Moral Mondays Keep Up Morale for the Long Haul
On July 29, North Carolinians kicked off Raleigh’s last "Moral Monday" protest of 2013 before going on tour to organize other regions of the state. Raleigh police estimate more than 2,500 protesters showed up... MORE
Uprising · August 1, 2013
N.C. Senators Sneaked In a Late-Night Anti-Abortion Bill–and Woke Up To a Throng of Protestors
Just ahead of the July 4 holiday, the far-right North Carolina Senate cleared sweeping anti-abortion measures. The measures were added late last night, without alerting the public, to the anti-Sharia House Bill 695–dubbed... MORE
Uprising · July 3, 2013