North Carolina rally in solidarity with Black liberation, Palestine by Ben Carroll

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The march gathered at a park near downtown, where solidarity statements were read by representatives of Black Workers for Justice, the Duke University chapter of Students for Justice in Palestine, Workers World Party and the Green Party. A statement prepared by march organizers and read prior to the start of the march asserted:

“We stand in solidarity with the ‪#‎BlackLivesMatter‬ Uprising. We want an end to occupation, racist violence and displacement, at home and abroad. …

“The United States spends billions of dollars funding Israeli occupation and the genocide of Palestinians while denying Black and Brown communities basic access to wages, health care and adequate housing…”

Continue reading at http://www.workers.org/articles/2015/11/02/north-carolina-rally-in-solidarity-with-black-liberation-palestine/

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