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Rev. Dr. Barber
President & senior lecturer of , architect of the Moral Mondays movement in North Carolina, & co-chair of .
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Rev. Dr. Barber 18h
If Fox News covered the Jesus of Good Friday, they would call him an illegal & a threat to national security.
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Rev. Dr. Barber 18h
We who worship the resurrected Jesus would do well to pay attention to who is being called a criminal in our common life. B/c the Gospel story is clear: Jesus was numbered with the transgressors.
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Rev. Dr. Barber Apr 19
Replying to @RevDrBarber
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Rev. Dr. Barber Apr 19
This Easter Sunday, I invite you to join me for a special celebration LIVE from Greenleaf at your local theater.
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Rev. Dr. Barber Apr 19
“In a civilization that glorifies success & happiness & is blind to the sufferings of others, people’s eyes can be opened to the truth if they remember that at the centre of the Christian faith stands an unsuccessful, tormented Christ, dying in forsakenness.” Jürgen Moltmann
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Rev. Dr. Barber Apr 18
What would Republicans be saying if the headline read: 400 page report released on Pres Obama, revealing his actions to obstruct investigation into his campaign’s coordination w/ Russia?
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Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove Apr 18
Testifying before Congress today, explains how the voter suppression that targets African-Americans ends up hurting poor white people. Why we need the moral fusion organizing of .
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Rev. Dr. Barber Apr 18
I’m testifying before Congress today to put on record how voter suppression hacked US elections long before Russia ever got involved.
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Rev. Dr. Barber Apr 18
I don’t know about me being the world's greatest anything. I’m just a servant among servants. But I do know standing for love and justice is the greatest use of our lives.
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Rev. Dr. Barber Apr 18
Legislators cannot hide in a building or silence our voices. There is no decibel level for the First Amendement. There is no decibel level for fighting for justice.
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Rev. Dr. Barber Apr 17
This bill is straight out of the Jim Crow playbook. It’s a racist attempt to suppress Black and Brown votes. Immoral policies like this are why we have fewer voting rights than 50 years ago.
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MacArthur Foundation Apr 17
is building broad-based fusion coalitions as part of a moral movement to confront racial and economic inequality:
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AFSCME Apr 17
and demand return ’s voice to the airwaves. Read about campaign targeting Mark Thompson and prominent African American progressives: and send an email via .
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Micah Institute Apr 16
"Jesus was crucified between two thieves because he told the Romans and the Jews that God is on the side of the poor"
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Rev. Dr. Barber Apr 16
Decades of systemic poverty, racism, and environmental injustice have led to this. If extremists in Alabama are cynical enough to sell out poor communities we have to be courageous enough to stand against this injustice.
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Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove Apr 15
Congratulations to the Queen of Soul, who received her Pulitzer posthumously today. 400 yrs after America created the evil institution of race-based slavery, it’s pure gift to hear her sing the songs that grew out of resistance to in .
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Rev. Dr. Barber Apr 15
Replying to @RevDrBarber
State is on record saying that one reason they didn’t want me to come back was concern that I might attend May 1 teacher event & cause more people to attend. This is profiling & it was overruled today.
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Rev. Dr. Barber Apr 15
Breaking News! We won & God prevailed in Wake Co District Court today. Judge overruled prohibition against entering the NC General Assembly Bldg. This overturns a 2 yr restriction.
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Rev. Dr. Barber Apr 15
A nation founded in revolution must always remain open to reassessment, and new revolutions in every era in order to hold, in order to fight for the full humanity of all people.
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Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove Apr 13
Replying to @IlhanMN
Now, as then, either justifies such propaganda as righteous or dismisses it as marginal. True faith compels Christians who know that our Lord was crucified as a criminal & lynched in the Redemption era to stand w/ & all who are targeted today.
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