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UNC geography professor Altha Cravey reads aloud a statement in support of the poverty center at the UNC-system Board of Governors meeting on Friday, Feb. 27 in Charlotte. The board voted unanimously to shut down three centers.

UNC geography professor Altha Cravey reads aloud a statement in support of the poverty center at the UNC-system Board of Governors meeting on Friday, Feb. 27 in Charlotte. The board voted unanimously to shut down three centers.


More than 1,000 people turned out at the N.C. General Assembly for the fifth "Moral Monday" protest earlier this week. The pre-protest rally took place in the late afternoon on the lawn behind the legislative building.

More than 1,000 people turned out at the N.C. General Assembly for the fifth "Moral Monday" protest earlier this week. The pre-protest rally took place in the late afternoon on the lawn behind the legislative building.


U.S. Secretary of Foreign Affairs Eric Shinseki (left) and UNC system president Tom Ross spoke Tuesday on ways to improve access to higher education in North Carolina for military veterans.

U.S. Secretary of Foreign Affairs Eric Shinseki (left) and UNC system president Tom Ross spoke Tuesday on ways to improve access to higher education in North Carolina for military veterans.


Rev. William Barber tells people at the rally that an oncoming storm would force the "Moral Monday" to end early, before the 151 arrested had left the building.

Rev. William Barber tells people at the rally that an oncoming storm would force the "Moral Monday" to end early, before the 151 arrested had left the building.


The crowd looks on as Rev. William Barber, president of North Carolina's chapter of the NAACP, makes an announcement.

The crowd looks on as Rev. William Barber, president of North Carolina's chapter of the NAACP, makes an announcement.


Students, both in grade school and in college, had a large representation at the rally.

Students, both in grade school and in college, had a large representation at the rally.


While the arrests occurred inside the building, supporters continued to rally, chant and hold up signs on Salisbury Street.

While the arrests occurred inside the building, supporters continued to rally, chant and hold up signs on Salisbury Street.


While the arrests occurred inside the building, supporters continued to rally, chant and hold up signs on Salisbury Street.

While the arrests occurred inside the building, supporters continued to rally, chant and hold up signs on Salisbury Street.


While the arrests occurred inside the building, supporters continued to rally, chant and hold up signs on Salisbury Street.

While the arrests occurred inside the building, supporters continued to rally, chant and hold up signs on Salisbury Street.