#NCGA Candidate Touts Arrest Record In Email Push

A candidate for the North Carolina General Assembly recently sent out an email touting her arrest at a Moral Monday in 2013.

092616-ferrell-mm-email-picJennifer Ferrell (D) is running against Nelson Dollar (R) for the district 36 house seat. In 2013, Ferrell made an unsuccessful bid for an Apex town council seat.

On September 26th, Ferrell sent out an email spotlighting the arrest and included a picture of her holding up an incoherent protest sign (See image).

In the email sent out by Ferrell, she says that, “As a woman, a mother to young children, and a concerned citizen, it was important to me to stand for justice and personal freedom for all.”

The email also says that Ferrell,  “will serve every constituent in every corner of this district with integrity.”

Well, for almost every constituent.

This site was likely lucky to get the email. In August, it was revealed that Ms. Ferrell has blocked nearly anyone who seems conservative on Twitter, myself included.  Her reason was that she

So much for representing all constituents.

Ferrell’s blocking activity even caught the eye of the News and Observer:


The News and Observer noted that Ferrell called it ‘pre-emptive blocking’:

Ferrell defended what she called the “pre-emptive blocking of silent and vocal Twitter ‘trolls.’ ”

Others might call this a self-imposed ‘safe space’ from differing opinions.

About A.P. Dillon

A.P. Dillon is a reporter currently writing at The North State Journal. She resides in the Triangle area of North Carolina. Find her on Twitter: @APDillon_ Tips: APDillon@Protonmail.com
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4 Responses to #NCGA Candidate Touts Arrest Record In Email Push

  1. candidslice says:

    Oddly enough, Nelson Dollar’s Twitter account doesn’t accept private messages either. https://twitter.com/NelsonDollar36


  2. VraisUSA says:

    Reblogged this on Vrais USA's Blog and commented:
    She might get her wittle feeling huhrt. She may have to go to her safe space


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