In Raleigh this week: A public meeting concerning the fate of 3 Confederate monuments

A committee of the North Carolina Historical Commission wants public input about a proposal to remove three Confederate monuments from the State Capitol grounds.
By Glenn Burkins | March 19, 2018

Race continues to divide black and white Southerners, Winthrop Poll finds

The poll, taken in 11 Southern States, asked residents about their attitudes toward race, religion, Confederate monuments and the economy, among other issues.
By QCity Metro | November 8, 2017

Confederate statues preserve Southern heritage — the way Klan billboards did

Monuments to the Confederacy are nothing more than a campaign to counter our nation's true history while opposing efforts toward equality and human rights for blacks.
By Mark Allan Williams | August 22, 2017

Gov. Roy Cooper wants Confederate monuments removed from state grounds

The Democratic governor said monuments honoring the slave-holding Confederacy are best displayed in museums and history books.
By Glenn Burkins | August 16, 2017

Protesters topple Confederate monument in Durham 

A protest in downtown Durham on Monday night left a statue of a Confederate soldier erected nearly a century ago […]
By Glenn Burkins | August 15, 2017