On Saturday, February 9, some 7,000 people attended the second annual HKonJ -- Historic Thousands on Jones Street in Raleigh -- rally and march to the state capital for a progressive agenda. See www.hkonj.com for media coverage, comments of participants, photos, video clips, the text of a REPORT card on the 2007 General Assembly in response to the HKONJ agenda, and to utilize new media tools to make this moment into a large movement for change.
At the 2008 Winter Meeting, held on Saturday, January, 26th at the historic Union Baptist Church in Durham, the candidates for governor held a debate. WRALTV has broadcast the entire debate. Watch it now. Additional Media coverage: "Four Spar in Heated Durham Debate; NAACP Event to be Broadcast Monday," News and Observer.com; "Four NC Governors' Candidates Answer NAACP Questions," Associated Press. "Forum Puts Candidates in Hot Seat," News 14.