Balanced Debate For The Old North State.

My Spin by Tom Campbell

Get the children back in class

Do we keep children home on virtual learning, hoping they learn enough not to have to repeat a grade, or expose them to COVID-19 in the classroom? Read More

4:59 p.m. Thursday

A public intellectual steps down

For decades he "provided quiet and generous counsel to governors, legislators, journalists, students, aspiring leaders, and countless others on the major challenges facing our state and our people."    Read More

by D. G. Martin   |   January 7, 2021

North Carolina has taken a wrong turn

In 2010 we retreated from North Carolina’s commitment to public education and public-school teachers. Legislators shortchanged public schools, skimped on teacher pay and demonized teachers.    Read More

by Gary Pearce   |   January 7, 2021