William Barber

Jake Johnson, staff writer
"I knew this bill was unfixable . What I didn't count on was that it would get worse."
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"We would not be having this healthcare deconstruction if we had the Voting...
Nika Knight, staff writer
The North Carolina state capitol building.
'If such a blatant abuse of power goes unchallenged by people of good will,...


If you just couldn't watch Hillary - and we get it - you might have missed the electrifying call by Rev. William Barber, head of North Carolina's NAACP and leader of its Moral Mondays, to embrace "a moral revolution of values" and continue fighting for progressive causes. Citing Jesus, "a brown-skinned Palestinian Jew" - and only briefly referencing Clinton - Barber proclaimed, "We must shock this nation with the power of love. We must shock this nation with the power of mercy."