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On Veterans Day, North Carolinians come together to reflect on the courage, service and sacrifice of the brave men and women who were ready and willing to deploy anywhere in the world at a moment’s … more
The Democratic Party, the press and the high-powered lawyers who protect both have been working for years to try to convince the American public that President Donald Trump is a traitor, and that his … more
What is your vision for retirement? Sunny beaches, romantic travels or idyllic sunsets at your ivy covered home? Sadly, a secure retirement is out of reach for millions. Forbes says that 55 percent … more
“Hold on a second,” my aunt said to my cousin, who was mid-story. She turned to stare at me. Silence fell over our dinner table. Then my aunt started to giggle. “You have to be the loudest … more
Two American women of color. Two diametrically opposed views about America. This clash of worldviews helps us to understand that what is going on in our nation is not a legitimate impeachment … more
People ask me on a regular basis: Have you ever really voted for Elmer Fudd in a national election or is that just a spoof? Well, to be honest, on more than one occasion I have exercised my right to … more
The two-year, multimillion dollar, Robert Mueller investigation to help impeach President Donald Trump was a farce from the beginning, as much a threat to this country’s democratic principles as a … more
Jews have been awarded 40% of the Nobel Prizes in economics, 30% of those in medicine, 25% in physics, 20% in chemistry, 15% in literature and 10% of the Nobel Peace Prizes. Since the beginning of … more
RALEIGH — Gov. Roy Cooper is a likeable and experienced politician. But he’s not made of Teflon. His administration has taken a number of heavy blows over the past month, and his aides have done … more
Michele Norris is an award-winning journalist and founder of The Race Card Project. Last week, Norris wrote a poignant opinion piece for The Washington Post in which she calls for Americans to know … more
RALEIGH — When it comes to North Carolina redistricting, the handwriting is on the wall. The old system for producing legislative and congressional districts is going away. But we still don’t … more
If asked to identify our biggest problem today in one word how would you answer? My word would be trust. Republicans don’t trust Democrats; Democrats don’t trust Republicans, and the public … more
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