Editorials
    • Suicide Is NotCause Du Jour

      The recent deaths of popular celebrities Anthony Bourdain and Kate Spade have turned a light onto a serious problem in society today — and one …

    • Tar Heel Editors Speak Out

      ... It is long past time for people, whether celebrity or ordinary citizen, to realize that free speech doesn’t come with a free pass nor the …

    • State Lawbooks Need Pruning

      Consider this modest proposal: Instead of adding pages to the Tar Heel State’s voluminous lawbooks, our elected representatives should be …

    • Time To GetReal ID

      People who get their Real ID driver’s licenses now probably will be glad they did. The extended deadline for obtaining this enhanced …

    • Toward Reforming Our Prisons

      Imagine legislation that was drafted with the help of presidential son-in-law Jared Kushner and, unsurprisingly, supported by President Trump …