Boxing Meme

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Title

Boxing Meme

Subject

McCrory and Department of Justice Boxing Match meme by Eagle White

Description

May 2016: After the U.S. Department of Justice gave Gov. McCrory a deadline of May 9th to let them know that NC was in compliance with Federal anti-discrimination law, Governor McCrory whined that he was only given a few working days to make this happen. He seemed to forget that HB2 was introduced, passed by the legislature, and signed by him, all in the space of TWELVE HOURS. Since McCrory was headed for a showdown, a boxing card seemed appropriate. I found and modified a picture of an actual vintage boxing poster for this graphic.....

Date

2016/05/00

Files

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Citation

Eagle White, “Boxing Meme,” NC HB2: A Citizens' History, accessed November 17, 2017, https://nchb2history.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/items/show/211.