Police make arrest after black GOP volunteer is pelted with racial slurs outside polling site

The 28-year old white suspect faces charges including ethnic intimidation and communicating threats.
By Glenn Burkins | October 25, 2018

Things to know about the 6 ballot amendments

Midterm elections are near, and polls show that many voters know little about the six amendments on the ballot.
By Terry Brown Jr. | October 11, 2018

Justice is no longer blind with Kavanaugh confirmation

With the impending confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court, we're witnessing the continued erosion of the justice system.
By Terry Brown Jr. | October 1, 2018

Congresswoman Alma Adams talks latest on the Hill

A quick convo with Adams touched on Trump, midterm elections and what we stand to lose if we don't vote.
By Glenn Burkins | August 24, 2018

Why I don’t want the Republican National Convention in Charlotte

If social and economic mobility is what we claim as our focus, bringing the RNC to Charlotte would be in direct conflict to that.
By Brandi Williams | July 9, 2018

Wow! What a Week!

Lamar Odom says weed helped him kick a crack addiction. Betsy DeVos wants to prosecute leakers. And pity the youngsters who pick on Alma Adams.
By Gerald Terrell Jr. | April 7, 2018

GOP senator: Republican party has ‘lost its way’ 

Republican Senator Jeff Flake of Arizona says the Republican party has 'lost its way' and it should go back to traditional conservatism.
By Reuters | July 31, 2017

In first major appearance since leaving office, Obama tell young people to engage with communities

Speaking to an audience in Chicago, he made no mention of President Donald Trump and took no questions from reporters.
By Reuters | April 24, 2017

Charlotte residents react to Trump victory (video)

African Americans in North Carolina turned out to vote, but not in high enough numbers to give Hillary Clinton an advantage over Donald Trump.
By QCity Metro | November 10, 2016

Obama’s Legacy: Impact on race relations mixed

As President Barack Obama prepares to leave office, his legacy on race relations looks decidedly mixed, black leaders said.
By By Jeff Mason, Reuters | August 28, 2016