Women’s rights rally to be held June 23 at Dowdy Park – OBX Today

Women's rights rally to be held June 23 at Dowdy Park - OBX Today
Dowdy Park. (nagsheadnc.gov)

A rally for women’s rights, sponsored by the Dare County Democratic Party, the Democratic Women of Dare, and Indivisible OBX, is scheduled to take place on June 23, 2024, at 4 p.m. at Dowdy Park.

The event aims to bring together advocates, activists, and community members to champion women’s rights and discuss critical issues facing women in North Carolina and beyond on the eve of the Dobbs decision overturning Roe v. Wade.

Confirmed speakers for the rally include:

  • Susan Harman-Scott: Candidate for NC Senate District 1
  • Senator Natasha Marcus: Candidate for NC Insurance Commissioner
  • The Rev. Dr. Michelle Lewis
  • Judge Linda McGee: Former Chief Judge of the NC Court of Appeals
  • Janice Robinson: NC Program Director, Red Wine & Blue
  • Susan Sawin: Dare County Democratic Party Chair and candidate for NC House District 1

“We are thrilled to have the support of the Dare County Democratic Party, the Democratic Women of Dare, and Indivisible OBX for this important event,” said Susan Sawin, chair of the Dare Democratic Party. “Their commitment to promoting inclusivity and advancing women’s rights is instrumental in making this rally a success.”

The Women’s Rights Rally will feature speeches, performances, and opportunities for community engagement. All are welcome to attend and participate in this celebration of women’s voices and leadership. Live music will be performed by Grace Waters, OBX Got Talent winner.

For more information about the Women’s Rights Rally, including updates and additional details, please visit daredemocrats.com

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