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For much of its early history the Democratic Party was – particularly in the South – the home of racism and white supremacy. A half century ago, the bigoted and conservative governor of Alabama – George Wallace – won several primaries, including North Carolina, in the contest for the 1972 De…

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Good news for oysters! The North Carolina Coastal Federation and partners set out to restore 50 million oysters to coastal waters through their 50 Million Oyster Initiative. In the end, they nearly tripled that goal with 140 million oysters living on 43 acres of newly created oyster reefs.

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Roughly half of our country is unhappy with the outcome of the presidential election. And in spite of the false narrative advanced by President Donald J. Trump and his most ardent followers, the page has been turned. We have a new, lawfully elected president. Joseph R. Biden Jr., elected fai…

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Whatever you want to call the violent assault in Washington on Jan. 6 – a mob action, a siege, a coup attempt, a riot, domestic terrorism, an insurrection – the fault clearly lies with the president. Donald Trump called for it, and when it happened – “an act of violent sedition aided and abe…

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