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The 18-Year-Old Who Owned Richard Burr in Sunday’s N&O

In a quarter-page ad, N.C. State student Evalyn Johnson called out the senator for skipping out on his constituents

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Four Reasons Roy Cooper’s HB 2 Compromise Is a Bad Idea

The LGBTQ community will still be unprotected, and Republicans will pay no penalty

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The Trump Administration Takes Aim at Transgender Kids

Also: Durham Mayor Bill Bell tries to compromise on HB 2

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The State Has a Big Surplus. Here Are Six Ways Lawmakers Could Spend It.

None of them is another tax cut

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Can Progressives Turn the Moral March’s Energy into Political Action?

“People who have never really done anything before, folks who have never really been activists are waiting to play a role.”

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Will the NCAA’s Threat Force the Legislature to Reconsider HB 2?

Short answer: probably not. Longer answer: Don’t expect NCAA championships for the next five years, at least.

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The Triangle’s Refugee Advocates Breathe a Sigh of Relief After Trump’s Order Is Halted

The N.C. chapter of the U.S. Committee on Refugees and Immigrants can go back to helping resettle refugees—for now

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Don’t Drink the Water: A Timeline of the OWASA Crisis

From the fluoride influx to the water-line break to the do-not-drink advisory, a harrowing forty-eight hours

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As Protests Mount Over Trump’s Immigration Executive Order, What Are N.C. Pols Saying?

Dems hate it, Republicans mostly love it, Richard Burr is silent

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Is Durham Really a Sanctuary City?

And will a resolution passed in 2003 cost the city its light-rail funding?

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Even Though Republicans Control the Legislature, Redistricting Reformers Have Hope

They’re pushing a measure to take redistricting away from politicians and give it to legislative staff

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N.C. Politician Says N.C. Politicians Should Be Protected from the Subversive Act of Public Disagreement

After a group of socialists mocked former governor Pat McCrory in Washington, state Senator Dan Bishop wants a new law

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If Trump Revokes DACA, North Carolina Will Lose More Than $1 Billion a Year

The program allows children of undocumented immigrants to stay in the country

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Sheriff Donnie Harrison Says Wake Schools Need Their Own Police Force

Social justice activists, however, want cops out of schools altogether

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A Task Force Seeks to Shut Down Durham’s School-to-Prison Pipeline

Report: there’s an alarming disparity in the discipline meted out to black and white students

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Which N.C. Democrats Are Boycotting Trump’s Inauguration?

Dozens of Dems across the country, including at least two in N.C., are skipping Friday’s festivities after Trump insulted John Lewis

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In North Carolina, Women’s Work Is Worth Pennies on the Dollar

The wage gap is even more true for women of color

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After an Incident at Rolesville High, Activists Wonder if Schools Need Cops

A school resource officer was caught on camera throwing a fifteen-year-old girl to the ground

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The Durham HRC Sends Its Scathing Jail Critique to City, County Leaders

Some Human Relations Commission members, however, didn’t appreciate the report’s tone

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Good News: Roy Cooper Wants to Expand Medicaid. Bad News: It Might Be Illegal.

In 2013, the legislature passed a law forbidding the governor from doing what Cooper did last week

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I'm so proud of Senator Burr and Senator Tillis. But that was a clever ad.

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ROCK MY WORLD. IMO, this ad's tongue in cheek tone is precisely what is needed here. I'm so peeved I'm …

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Gavin Grimm is from Gloucester County, Virginia. He is not from New Jersey. The Gloucester County school board involved is …

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As a North Carolinian I would like to add that myself and pretty much everyone I have talked to support …

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