Moral Monday

On Monday, hundreds of people representing educators, civil rights and voting rights groups, labor, and environmental activists gathered at 30 state capitals across the country to demand change during the "Higher Ground Moral Day of Action" demonstrations.

Rev. William Barber and his co-author, Jonathan Wilson Hartgrove, joined Roland Martin on NewsOne Now to discuss their new book, The Third Reconstruction: Moral Mondays, Fusion Politics, and the Rise of a New Justice Movement.

Organized by the North Carolina chapter of the  NAACP, between 80 and 100,000 people gathered Saturday in Raleigh for a “Moral March” to protest policies by the Republican-controlled state government. According to reports, The diverse crowd was there to speak out against what William Barber II,  president of North Carolina’s NAACP, called “extremism that takes us down the […]