North Carolina

Don't North Carolina Us! Yes. It's a Verb.

Don't North Carolina Us! Yes. It's a Verb.
Keeping the blue-ward trend going in Virginia is an imperative. Just look at what's happened to North Carolina. From abortion rights to environmental exploitation to disaster capitalism, North Carolina has swiftly become a forerunner in every single bad policy the right wing can dream up.
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Republican Governor Admits He Will Sign Voter Suppression Bill He Did Not Read

Republican Governor Admits He Will Sign Voter Suppression Bill He Did Not Read
Yet another element has been added to the North Carolina petri dish, as the state tries to create the perfect example of everything that is wrong in American politics. From the corporate takeover to anti-woman legislation to extreme austerity measures, the state is enacting the extreme Republican agenda verbatim. Now, Republican Governor Pat McCrory is saying he will sign a voter suppression bill he admits to not reading.
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NC Voters Already Dissatisfied with New Governor

NC Voters Already Dissatisfied with New Governor
NC voters express extreme dissatisfaction with the Governor they elected into office just six months ago. Pat McCrory has kowtowed to the extreme right elements of his party to allow regressive legislation to pass. Tax cuts for the rich, worsening of women's health care, and economic woes loom on the horizon.
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Embracing Moral Mondays Seven Days a Week

Embracing Moral Mondays Seven Days a Week
The fight for the middle class is gaining steam in North Carolina and their weekly Moral Monday protests. What does it mean for a de-unionized Wisconsin and the rest of the country?
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Joanne Boyer
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Giving the Greenlight to Community-Based Broadband Technology

Sick and tired of slow service and high rates, more than 100 communities have taken initiative and built their own community networks. This is the story of Wilson, North Carolina. This small city built Greenlight, a next-generation fiber-optic broadband network that runs circles around the private sector competition.
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