October 6, 2017/Press

NCDP Statement on Hate Speech Toward City Council Candidate Zainab Baloch

RALEIGH, NC – NCDP Third Vice Chair Nida Allam released the following statement in response to the hateful vandalism directed at Raleigh City Council candidate Zainab Baloch:

“The hate speech directed towards Raleigh City Council candidate Zainab Baloch is unacceptable. There is no room for this kind of hatred in North Carolina. Our diversity is a strength, one we must celebrate and fight for by standing up against bigotry, white supremacy, and racism. All North Carolinians deserve to feel safe and welcome in the state they call home.”