“Hands Up,” “Black Lives Matter” and “I Can’t Breathe” have become ubiquitous, a rallying cry for legions disheartened and dismayed by excessive police violence and society’s willingness to turn a
(pictured above: Ken Spaulding speaks in Winston-Salem last week.) North Carolinians won’t decide if they want to keep the governor they have or go with someone else until fall 2016.
(pictured above: Dr. Rev. William Barber) Hats off to the N.C. NAACP! The Tar Heel branch of the venerable civil rights organization is setting the pace for the national, state
Locals mark Juneteenth (pictured above: Residents enjoy Saturday’s Juneteenth street festival.) The city’s annual Juneteenth festival celebrated a landmark anniversary
With the May 6 primary election quickly approaching, voting rights advocates and candidates alike are scrambling to make sure that
Bond Referendum We are pleased and surprised that talk of a bond referendum has not relegated the city’s more urban
With U.S. Rep. Mel Watt’s confirmation last week to head the Federal Housing Finance Agency, there will soon be a