Balanced Debate For The Old North State.

My Spin by Tom Campbell

Partners for Democracy

North Carolina has a rich heritage in leading the cause for independence and democracy. We are at a crisis point. Can North Carolina lead again? Read More

6:45 p.m. Thursday

Pass the pardon, please

When you are given a "get out of jail free" card the sky is the limit as to which laws can be twisted, broken, or ignored, thumbing noses at the Justice System and the Rule of Law.     Read More

by Lib Campbell   |   6:42 p.m. Thursday

We want our poor kids to be better than us

We can pontificate all we want about how everything starts in the home, but conveniently forget the level of domestic violence in our own homes, or violence we tolerate as news or entertainment under our own  roofs.    Read More

by Cash Michaels   |   6:14 p.m. Thursday


Dodging and ignoring the abortion issue don't work for Republicans if they want to win elections. They need a new tactic.    Read More

by Carter Wrenn   |   5:41 p.m. Thursday


Thanks to the tenacity of one man, Roy Cooper, some 600,000 North Carolinians will get quality, affordable health care now.    Read More

by Gary Pearce   |   5:36 p.m. Thursday


Decency and kindness, generosity, hospitality, goodness and fairness build the world I want to live in. What goes around comes around.    Read More

by Lib Campbell   |   November 30, 2023

Give peace a chance - on trade

Trade restrictions Trump initiated during his four-year term triggered retaliatory tariffs from other countries, hurting our exporters. Biden, has largely retained the restrictions, which have contributed to the price inflation.    Read More

by John Hood   |   November 30, 2023

An odd gift

Trump claimed he was the first president in decades not to start a war. A fact blatantly untrue.    Read More

by Carter Wrenn   |   November 30, 2023