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Recent News

2018 Kickoff Meeting

February 2, 2018

We kicked off our 2018 Monthly General Meetings with a great crowd at Pack Library Auditorium Tuesday night. After a…

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Status of Judicial Map Redrawing and Other Judicial Issues

January 30, 2018

(2/06/18 UPDATE): The federal district judge has determined that appellate court judicial candidates should have primaries, but allowed the primary elimination…

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Status of Congressional and State House and Senate District Maps

January 30, 2018

Both the Congressional district maps and the State house and senate maps are in the courts considering gerrymandering challenges. A…

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Indivisible AVL General Meeting

January 20, 2018

Join us on Tuesday, January 30, at Pack Library Auditorium (67 Haywood Street, in downtown Asheville), from 6:00 to 7:30…

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Recent Actions See All>

Join the Sept 9-13 Week of Action to Defund Hate

Congress is back in session, and September 9-13 is a national Defund Hate Week of Action. Join in with other individuals and groups all over the country to demand that Congress cut funding for ICE and CPB in this September budget negotiations. Check out these actions at Defund Hate and pledge to do at least…
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Tell Governor & House Dems to Reject Trumpcare Bill Today!

Urgent Action — Tell Gov. Cooper & House Democrats to reject the NC Trumpcare bill that risks care for people with pre-existing conditions. The Governor has until Monday, August 26 to sign the bill or issue a veto. If he does nothing, it will pass into law in 10 days without his signature. This Republican-sponsored…
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Save the Collier Wood

Sign this petition from the South Slope Preservation Coalition asking the Asheville City Council to help preserve the Collier Avenue wood, along with as many trees as possible in the proposed Coxe/Asheland development. The owner of both areas is proposing to build 5 massive structures on the lower end of Coxe and Asheland Avenues, as…
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Tell These State Reps THANK YOU

Help us send handwritten thank-you notes to six NC House reps who are under tremendous pressure to override the Governor’s budget veto but so far are standing strong. Their vote matters for ALL of us in North Carolina, so let’s thank them for standing with the Governor in his fight for healthcare and education. If…
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Censure McHenry & Meadows For Refusing to Censure Trump

On July 16, virtually every Republican representative — including WNC’s own Patrick McHenry and Mark Meadoes — voted against a resolution condemning Trump’s virulent, bigoted attacks on four Democratic members of Congress, all of whom are women of color. H. Res. 489 was a resolution that “strongly condemns President Donald Trump’s racist comments,” a resolution…
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Upcoming Events

  1. “Dear America: Notes of an Undocumented Citizen” Book Club

    September 27 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  2. 11th Annual Blue Ridge Pride Festival

    September 28 @ 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
  3. Indivisible AVL Steering Committee Meeting

    October 3 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  4. Pisgah Legal Services 9th Annual Justice Forum

    October 3 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  5. Poor People’s Campaign: Monthly Meeting

    October 7 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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