North Carolina

William Peace University Considers Name Change Because Of Slave Owner Roots

A statue was already removed.
03/24/2022

North Carolina City Denies NAACP Permit To March On One-Year Anniversary Of Andrew Brown Jr.’s Death

The 42-year-old was shot and killed by police.
03/18/2022

Supreme Court To Hear Two Critical Challenges To Affirmative Action Involving Harvard And University of North Carolina

The long-standing diversity promoting practice comes under the most scrutiny it has seen in years.
01/25/2022

North Carolina A&T Wins 2021 HBCU Sports Band of the Year

This is the Blue and Gold Marching Machine’s third time winning since 2016.
01/24/2022

North Carolina Community Demands Justice After Off-Duty Deputy Fatally Shoots Black Man

The local police have turned the probe over to state investigators.
01/10/2022

Police Arrest N.C. Store Clerk Accused Of Beating Black Man Who Had Seizure

The local community wants the store shut down after years of disrespect.
12/31/2021

Human Remains Found in NC Identified as Woman Missing Since January

Sands suffered dementia and other medical issues.
12/17/2021

N.C. Black Man Killed In Race Massacre Receives A Funeral 123 Years Later

Joshua Halsey was murdered in the November 1898 massacre of Black people in Wilmington by white supremacists.
11/08/2021

N.C. Teacher Quits After Telling Black Students U.S. Constitution ‘Saved’ Them From Being Her Slaves

Parents said the teacher singled Black students out.
10/09/2021

Family of Andrew Brown Jr., Killed By N.C. Sheriff's Deputies Files $30 Million Federal Lawsuit

Family charges ‘intentional and reckless disregard.’
07/15/2021