North Carolina

At Dunkin Donuts, Going Deaf Could Get You Fired

At Dunkin Donuts, Going Deaf Could Get You Fired

July 22nd? was supposed to be one of the happiest days of Stephanie Stratford’s life, her wedding day. Although Stephanie had the time of her life marrying the man she loves, that feeling of wonderfully wedded bliss was short lived for her. Two days later on July ?24th ?, Stephanie Stratford‘s world was turned upside […]

Intent of the Law: North Carolina in Voting Rights Crisis

Intent of the Law: North Carolina in Voting Rights Crisis

One of the really big stories being smothered by the government shutdown is the showdown looming in North Carolina over voting rights or, rather, now, the lack thereof. The Justice Department’s suits against North Carolina come after a landmark Supreme court case ruling from an Alabama case which removed stipulations within the Voting Rights Act […]

Police Fatally Shoot Unarmed Man Seeking Help After Car Accident

Police Fatally Shoot Unarmed Man Seeking Help After Car Accident

Saturday, police in Charlotte, North Carolina shot and killed an unarmed man that had been reported to have been attempting to burglarize a home. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police now believe that the deceased, Jonathon A. Ferrell, 24, had been involved in a serious car accident nearby and was attempting to seek help from the homeowner. At approximately […]

How NC State Legislature Could Screw Up National Elections For The GOP

How NC State Legislature Could Screw Up National Elections For The GOP

North Carolina voters are disgusted with the state legislature. We’re not just saying that based on what we see on MSNBC. Public Policy Polling (PPP) poll results show that. According to polls, NC GOP candidates are already unfavorable for state and federal elections.?According to the PPP President: We’ve found month after month in our polling […]

N.C. Gov. Pat McCrory Vetoes Welfare Drug Testing Law, Infuriates GOP

N.C. Gov. Pat McCrory Vetoes Welfare Drug Testing Law, Infuriates GOP

Can the N.C. House Speaker override the vetoes and have a chance at the U.S. Senate seat he seeks? Recent poll numbers don’t look promising.

MLK’s ‘Dream’ Speech Turns 50: Why Are Moral Mondays Escalating? (VIDEO)

MLK’s ‘Dream’ Speech Turns 50: Why Are Moral Mondays Escalating? (VIDEO)

Meanwhile, an NC Republican demands, “Are we going to have a history lesson or stay relevant’ to more regressive laws she wants passed. Dream? What dream?

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