Jewish and immigration activists hold rally, protest ICE in Graham; multiple people arrested

s collaboration with ICE. North Carolina Jews and Siembra NC members protested at the "Never Again...

discovered 1 week ago on FOX 8 WGHP
It's Time to Order Your Seed Catalogs, If You Have Not Already! | naked capitalism

Yes, it may be snowing and bitterly cold where you are — or, alternatively, you may be getting that...

discovered 1 week ago on Naked Capitalism
Meet the Tucson 12: Under Trump, Protesters Are Being Hit With Felony Riot Charges

Noise demonstrations are a well-established practice, held all around the country, for showing...

discovered 1 week ago on The Intercept
NC church with history of controversy puts up ‘Trying to impeach Jesus too!’ sign

KANNAPOLIS, N.C. -- One North Carolina church is getting attention for appearing to take a political...

discovered 1 week ago on FOX 8 WGHP
All UNC System schools —and more — now approved for voter ID in 2020

As North Carolina prepares for the introduction of a voter ID requirement next year, a new decision...

discovered 1 week ago on The State
NC Republican says redistricting is a partisan process - not a fair one.

When it comes to drawing election maps, the courts have often found North Carolina guilty of...

discovered 1 week ago on Politifact
Mixing it Up: Sampling points of view from around the state

State’s student government spent 20 bucks from the organization’s general fund to host a “paint in” at the most trafficked pedestrian tunnel on campus. It’s an enduring and sometimes uncomfortable ...

discovered 2 weeks ago on Greensboro News & Record
Church that pickets soldiers’ funerals will protest ‘devilish policies’ at NC schools

Westboro Baptist Church, known for protesting soldiers’ funerals, will “preach” near schools in...

discovered 2 weeks ago on The News & Observer
Senate recommends Title IX task force, reiterates support for fossil fuel divestment

In the midst of protests against the Culture War event put on by Turning Point USA, senators met on...

discovered 2 weeks ago on Technician
Congressional map would join Winston-Salem with Guilford County in 6th District; send rest of...

The potential combining of Winston-Salem with all of Guilford County into one U.S. House district...

discovered 2 weeks ago on Winston-Salem Journal
NC should pare down criminal code | Robesonian

North Carolina suffers from a severe case of overcriminalization. Crimes are also created through the rule-making process by state agencies — from the Department of Insurance to the Department ...

discovered 2 weeks ago on The Robesonian
Winter Session: Opposition plans to corner govt over key issues as Sena joins forces

The one-month long Winter Session of Parliament starting Monday is expected to see a fiery...

discovered 2 weeks ago on MSN News
SLAPP on the wrist: NC law allows frivolous lawsuits to suppress speech

In 2008, Leslie Richard was sued for $20 million over a blog post. Richard operated The Oko Box, an...

discovered 2 weeks ago on Asheville Citizen-Times
No Hate at NC State holds massive protest against TPUSA event

On Nov. 13, over 1,000 students gathered to protest the NC State chapter Turning Point USA’s event,...

discovered 2 weeks ago on Technician
Making light rail and bus service free could help boost Charlotte’s economy

Observer readers comment on transit fees, Charlotte light rail, Charlotte buses, NC’s corporate tax...

discovered 2 weeks ago on The Charlotte Observer
NC came late to officially OK'ing women's suffrage

County in 1758. Next year marks the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage, and to mark this important time in history, the N.C. Department of Natural and Cultural Resources has initiated a campaign ...

discovered 2 weeks ago on The Daily Advance
Fayetteville swingers club owner’s bid to open Myrtle Beach location rejected by planners

Myrtle Beach planning commission voted to not recommend that city council make proposed changes to...

discovered 3 weeks ago on NBC 17 Raleigh
Trump soaks in Deep South cheers at LSU-Alabama matchup

President Donald Trump knew where to go Saturday for home-field advantage, finding comfort in the...

discovered 3 weeks ago on NBC 17 Raleigh
OPINION: NC needs more early voting

North Carolina voters received some good news on Wednesday, as Governor Cooper signed into law a bill that restores early voting on the Saturday before...

discovered 3 weeks ago on Technician
Check announces run for State House

Republican John Check is already tossing his hat in the ring for the next election. “After much prayer and numerous conversations with local leaders and...

discovered 3 weeks ago on Rocky Mount Telegram
Energy & Environment Law Update – December 2, 2012

Multiple versions of an extension are pending in Congress. Senator Grassley has proposed a stand-alone measure, the American Energy and Job Promotion Act (S. 2201), to extend the program for ...

discovered 3 weeks ago on The National Law Review
Financial Services Legislative and Regulatory Law Update - September 17, 2012

As was also anticipated, the news was praised by Democrats—who are hoping an economic boost will give them a needed bump for November elections—and outrage from Republicans, many of who were ...

discovered 3 weeks ago on The National Law Review
NC reps: Cell service, broadband about safety, economy

Having cellular and broadband coverage is a health, safety and economic issue, State Sen. Betty Little said. The two lawmakers as well as Adirondack Mountain Club Executive Director Neil Woodworth ...

discovered 3 weeks ago on Plattsburgh Press-Republican
Virginia’s election results are a big deal for the Equal Rights Amendment

The Equal Rights Amendment is closer than it’s ever been to becoming a reality after Democrats took...

discovered 3 weeks ago on Vox
Transcripts Show GOP ‘Terror Campaign’ to Out Whistleblower

William Taylor, who had testified that military aid to Ukraine was held up against the wishes of top...

discovered 3 weeks ago on The Daily Beast via Yahoo News
Conservative NC State student says he was assaulted with spray paint in campus tunnel

An N.C. State University student says he was assaulted with spray paint Monday night in a...

discovered 3 weeks ago on The Charlotte Observer