Also, a handful of local residents are helping raise money for DAPL protests through an effort called the First 100.
The protesters said they were calling attention to a July 2 shooting in Asheville in which police shot and killed a man.
A funeral-style procession march past the stores will drive home the protesters' point.
Someone spray painted this graffiti outside the Wall Street parking deck in downtown Asheville Monday night.
Moral Monday is the name of Monday protests that have been happening in Raleigh, as some residents protest Republican moves in the N.C. General Assembly.
The "Moral Monday" protest at the General Assembly was one of the biggest yet. A busload of Asheville residents headed to Raleigh to protest GOP politices.
The group is protesting the Keystone pipeline and says TD Bank is a major investor in the project.
The protest is planned for 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Here’s the info, from occupyasheville.org, about a May 1 protest of working conditions in Asheville: Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/342333302490249/ May 1st. Start at 4pm at Pack Square Park in Downtown Asheville. Join workers all over the world ...
There’s a good list of upcoming events, meetings and such over at dancewater.blogspot.com. Here’s a sample. Click over to see all: 03/27/12 COMMUNITY FORUM ON AMENDMENT ONE The Asheville-Buncombe Community Relations Council (ABCRC) and the ...
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