North Carolina Archives

When Pipeline Companies Ignore Environmental Rules, Trump’s Government Drops the Rules

August 14, 2018

Agencies charged with protecting the people and the land, are doing the opposite.

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Shut Up, Trump! The Grownups Are Talking

January 15, 2018

Late night TV these days looks a lot like that Cormac McCarthy novel, No Country for Old Men.  Advertisers covet the 18-49 age range, and networks tend to tailor programming (and hosts) to target that demographic. When David Letterman signed…

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If You Want To Know About Trump’s Voter Fraud Commision, Check Out What Happens In Kansas

July 27, 2017

Kris Kobach and Kansas’ SAFE Act A Kansas voter prepares to cast her ballot – and prove her identity – in the 2014 midterm elections. AP Photo/Charlie Riedel Chelsie Bright, Mills College If you want to understand President Donald Trump’s…

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This Group of Battle-Hardened Veterans is About to Become the Fracking Industry’s Worst Enemy

May 30, 2017

Story Behind Atlantic Coast & Mountain Valley Pipelines Several months ago, an in-depth look at the problems surrounding the Atlantic Coast and Mouth Valley Pipelines and the similarities between Standing Rock was published. These shale gas pipelines are set to cover…

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JUSTICE: Red State’s Racist Gerrymandering Smacked Down by Supreme Court

May 22, 2017

In 2010, the Republican Party under the leadership of Chris Jankowski and Karl Rove launched REDmap (Redistricting Majority Project), a strategy that involved taking advantage of the decennial nationwide redistricting in order to gerrymander enough state districts to favor the GOP.…

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I Went Undercover at the VA and Experienced the Sad Reality of Veteran Care in America (EXCLUSIVE)

May 19, 2017

A Veteran Reaches Out Reverb Press contributor Walter Yeates went undercover to learn more about the plight of American veterans. everal days ago a veteran of the United States military reached out me. The individual, who wishes to go unnamed,…

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Trump Denies 99% of Hurricane Relief Request as Desperate Victims Suffer

May 12, 2017

Trump administration ignores Hurricane Matthew’s devastation When Hurricane Matthew struck North Carolina last October, it killed 30 people and damaged more than 100,000 buildings and homes. Estimates say that the state suffered some $4.8 billion in damages. So Democratic governor Roy…

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Republican Judge Resigns To Thwart GOP Power Grab

April 25, 2017

In 2013, Pat McCrory was elected the 74th Governor of North Carolina. In the four years he held power, he successively managed to destroy the legacies of his Democratic predecessors Mike Easley and Bev Purdue through pushing backwards policies with…

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DeVos’s Pick for Key Civil Rights Post Has Deeply Checkered Past on Race Issues

April 17, 2017

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos strikes again. Her pick for the U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights is a woman who’s claimed she was discriminated against for being white. Civil Rights May Face A Setback Candice Jackson, an undergraduate student…

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Thanks Trump: Law Abiding Family Man Faces Deportation After ICE Screwup (VIDEO)

April 5, 2017

Edwin Reyes-Guillen is a quiet family man who, until recently, lived in Durham, North Carolina. He’s not a bar-hopper and doesn’t go to clubs, says his brother, Mario Ramon-Reyes. Instead, he spends his days playing with his nieces, chasing them…

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