Tag: Civil War

Black men speak out and demonstrate the difference between blm and BLM

By Amy Cooke Raleigh, NC – If you haven’t experienced a Mark Robinson speech, you’re missing a gifted orator. Watching the Republican lieutenant governor candidate is like being transported back to an old-time revival. At a Back the Blue rally a few…

N.C. State Fair canceled for 2020

Raleigh, NC – Since March, the North Carolina State Fair and the North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services have been monitoring COVID-19 guidance released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the North Carolina Department of…

New monuments could unify state

By John Hood Raleigh, NC – If you’ve lived in North Carolina for even a few years, you’ve probably formed an opinion about whether statues and monuments honoring Confederate leaders and soldiers ought to remain in or near courthouses, town…

The South is a place in my heart

by Ernest Roberts Pittsboro, NC – Yes Mr. Balog, I will be happy to respond to your questions in the Chatham Chatlist on how one can reconcile one’s obvious pride about being an American with those who would leave it…

A mediator’s view of presidential choices

Donald Trump vs Hillary Clinton

by Wallace Kaufman Newport, Oregon – When people with a conflict come to a mediator they are often like voters who favor distinctly different candidates—say Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. As my family and friends know, I love debate, and…