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Durham couple’s new book makes a case for reparations
Monday, January 20, 2020
DURHAM – Ten to $12 trillion is what the federal government would owe blacks in reparations if it were to try to right the wrongs in this country, according to co-authors of a new book. In their forthcoming book, “From Here to Equality: Reparations for Black Americans in the Twenty-First Century,” William “Sandy” Darity Jr.
 
AG Josh Stein shares top 10 consumer complaints
Sunday, January 19, 2020
RALEIGH – Attorney General Josh Stein shared the top 10 consumer complaints that his office received in 2019. He also released the North Carolina Department of Justice’s 2019 annual report, which delves into the department’s work to protect people from crime and fraud, protect taxpayers, and defend the state over the past year.
 
Social justice leader to speak at NCCU
Sunday, January 19, 2020
DURHAM – Esteemed social justice leader, advocate and activist, Tamika Mallory, will be the featured speaker at North Carolina Central University’s Rock the Lyceum lecture series on Jan. 22 at 7 p.m. The event, which is free and open to the public, will take place in the B.N. Duke Auditorium on campus. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. In addition,
 
Whitney Houston, Notorious B.I.G. lead field into rock hall
Sunday, January 19, 2020
NEW YORK — Posthumous inductees Whitney Houston and The Notorious B.I.G. will lead a new class into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, joined by Depeche Mode, the Doobie Brothers, Nine Inch Nails and T-Rex. The gospel-trained Houston, whose soaring voice transformed the Dolly Parton cover “I Will Always Love You” into a gigantic hit, was one
 
5 things you probably didn't know about King
Sunday, January 19, 2020
As we celebrate the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday, Passage Home recognizes the impact and importance of his legacy. We strive daily to incorporate the fullness of his message to the world, in our mission to end poverty in Wake County. King’s most important work applied America’s founding ideals to the cause of civil rights. The last best hope
 
Impeachment then and now, as Senate steeped in partisanship
Saturday, January 18, 2020
WASHINGTON — There’s every chance that the impeachment trial of Donald Trump will look much like Bill Clinton’s did 21 years ago. There’s little chance the Senate will take the same path to get there. The third impeachment trial of a president in U.S. history started this week on a sharply partisan vote, breaking from the unanimous
 
Martin Luther King Jr. Triangle events
Friday, January 17, 2020
RALEIGH Jan. 20, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. – MLK Jr. Day of Service, NC Museum of History, 5 E. Edenton St. Jan. 20, 7:15 to 9 a.m. – 40th Annual MLK Jr. Triangle Interfaith Prayer Breakfast, Sheraton Imperial Hotel. Visit www.raleighchamber.org. CARY Jan. 18-20, DREAMFEST 2020, Town of Cary DURHAM Jan. 20, 1 p.m. – MLK Jr. Birthday
 
NCCU women, men tennis picked fourth
Thursday, January 16, 2020
Alcorn State soccer star Shalisha King has been named to Trinidad and Tobago U20 squad for the CONCACAF U20 World Cup Qualifiers. King was born in Port of Spain and is a native of San Juan, Trinidad and Tobago. “This is a testament to her hard work and commitment to excellence,” Alcorn State soccer coach Junior Noel said. “I have no doubt
 
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Durham couple’s new book makes a case for reparations

DURHAM – Ten to $12 trillion is what the federal government would owe blacks in

AG Josh Stein shares top 10 consumer complaints

RALEIGH – Attorney General Josh Stein shared the top 10 consumer complaints that his

Social justice leader to speak at NCCU

DURHAM – Esteemed social justice leader, advocate and activist, Tamika Mallory, will be