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“Walk a Mile in Her Shoes” with Our Voice

“Walk a Mile in Her Shoes” with Our Voice

Our Voice, Asheville’s rape crisis services provider, holds an annual fundraiser called “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes” in which men from the community-politicians, business owners, etc.-do just that.

Occupy Asheville – Day 5

Occupy Asheville – Day 5


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Occupy Asheville has reached it’s 5th day in downtown Asheville.  I covered day one of the protest with photos and audio quotes from the protesters.  Today, at Prichard Park, still about 80 people met for a general assembly.  I asked a few more protesters about why they have come, and how they are being perceived in the community. This […]

Day of Action

Day of Action


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Saturday was busy downtown, with two rallies beginning at noon. Several hundred protesters gathered at Pack Square to show solidarity with workers in Wisconsin as part of a national day of action,  protests were being held in nearly every State. Another rally, The Walk for Choice WNC, was a local response to the No Taxpayer […]