NC’s Attacks on LGBTQ People Echo a Dark Past of Discrimination
In May, the majority Black town of Enfield elected one of just a few Black mayors in its 300-year history.
Madmen, mobsters, and racists took NC to a dark place 123 years ago. I fear Trump-backed insurrectionists would lead us to a similar hell.
After the Civil War, news of Emancipation took months to wind its away across the South. Enslaved workers at Stagville, one of NC largest plantations, met the news with hope and resilience.
As the United States celebrates Joe Biden and Kamala Harris' inauguration in DC, a plea for a better America.
The white supremacists who overtook the US Capitol got their start in places like Chapel Hill, where UNC authorities failed to recognize the dangers sparked by Silent Sam.