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Sunday, January 5, 2014

North Carolina The New GOP Battle Ground!

Be careful North Carolina History does not bode well for your following ideologues!

Earlier in the week Moyers & Company published a piece with a 47 minute video on a topic that is as critically important as any in 2014.  

The GOP, GOP operatives, and Koch money are teaming to deliver North Carolina to the abyss of "deep southern " GOP social safety zones. Zones that guarantee GOP politicians stairways to political office while denying equal rights to millions who reside in the districts. We at the TPI hope the citizens of North Carolina realize they joining the geographic playground of the GOP. It is not a wholesome place to be.
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North Carolina: Battleground State

January 3, 2014
First it was Wisconsin. Now it’s North Carolina that is redefining the term “battleground state.”  On one side:  a right-wing government enacting laws that are changing the face of the state. On the other:  citizen protesters who are fighting back against what they fear is a radical takeover. This crucible of conflict reflects how the battle for control of American politics is likely to be fought for the foreseeable future: not in Washington, DC, but state by state.
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