A glimpse into a family’s thankful past

A glimpse into a family’s thankful past

Some surviving family writings from the 1800s provide perspective on being thankful for a wide variety of things. Thus we may be thankful:For natural ...

November 21st, 2017 |  


A woman’s life and a new look back at NC history

A woman’s life and a new look back at NC history

Does the life of a Jewish woman who was born, lived, and died in the same house in Goldsboro have lessons for today’s historians?The answer is, ...

November 20th, 2017 |  


Tar Heel State sets pace for tax reform

Tar Heel State sets pace for tax reform

RALEIGH — North Carolina has already accomplished what Republicans in Washington want to pass — historic tax reform that caps or eliminate...

November 20th, 2017 |  


Russia and China’s debt to America

Russia and China’s debt to America

The truth and facts of the matter are that Russia and China owe their very being and existence to America. If it were not for the American manufacturi...

November 17th, 2017 |  


LETTER: They can’t hurt America

LETTER: They can’t hurt America

To the editor:Even if they sit and kneel forever, they can stay forever on their sorry tails, that will never bring dishonor to Old Glory.They are jus...

November 16th, 2017 |  


Another tax plan for the rich

Another tax plan for the rich

President Trump and Congressional Republicans aim to rebrand enormous tax cuts for the wealthiest households and corporations as a boon to everyday Am...

November 16th, 2017 |  


Talkin’ trash

Talkin’ trash

Every two months, North Carolinians throw away enough trash to fill dumpsters, lined back to back, across the entire length of Interstate 40. Our 10 m...

November 15th, 2017 |  


Is free speech in the US doomed?

Is free speech in the US doomed?

Crowds of students gathered at the University of California-Berkeley in September armed with protest signs and chanting, “Speech is violence! We...

November 15th, 2017 |  


OUR VIEW: Congress must restore teacher tax deduction

OUR VIEW: Congress must restore teacher tax deduction

Pop quiz: When teachers dig into threadbare pockets and purses to buy essential supplies for cash-starved classrooms, should the federal government de...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Tax credits help children, advance liberty

Tax credits help children, advance liberty

Shutting down the Department of Education and returning control of the education dollar to the American people is the key to improving education. The ...

November 14th, 2017 |