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Pat McCrory's Upset Because His Job Performance Is Hurting His Employment

In the newest episode of Listening In, former North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory has bemoaned that his history with the most easily-avoidable self-inflicted career wound HB2, which discriminates against trans people, is affecting his ability to secure consulting jobs. 290 more words


An Open Letter to Franklin Graham

Dear Mr. Graham,

I’ve watched you over the years.

As a kid, I was first introduced to you through an interview in which you shared your life story. 1,071 more words


American Lens: Charlotte Observer Ignores Its History Of “Maligning Voters” In Hit Piece On McCrory

A new article by American Lens writer Sister Toldjah decries the controversy of mainstream media’s attempt to mix fact with opinion.  It also points to what many have come to see as a “not so hidden” hidden agenda of identity politics and the media’s reporting of it. 125 more words

Connections With George Fisher


To the end, Al Johnson remained true to form. Always “Just Al being Al.”

Al was a Black newspaper editor living modestly but proudly in a mostly White man’s newspaper world. 468 more words

A plug in the Charlotte Observer ... larger deserts along the Mediterranean? ... my political endorsements coming soon ... what's another weekend without jumbo bags of litter?

Thanks to Charlotte Observer editor Taylor Batten for the shout out for litter control

Even as the pre-election hyperbole/drama was blowing up all around him, … 577 more words

Charlotte Observer Skips McCrory Endorsement For First Time In 25 Years

Citing four reasons, The Charlotte Observer’s editorial board for the first time in 25 years, has chosen not to endorse Republican Pat McCrory in his bid for gubernatorial reelection. 113 more words

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