March 24, 2018

Her name was Alyssa. My beautiful daughter was only 14 when she was shot and killed in her classroom at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.

The day after her death, I was interviewed on camera. I could barely speak: "I just spent the last two hours putting together the burial arrangements for my…

Gun control legislation needs bipartisan approach

March 24, 2018

We hope a package of “common sense” gun legislation proposed by Democratic North Carolina lawmakers doesn’t have a target on its back. This is one reform effort that needs to be relentlessly bipartisan.

In the past, Republicans in the General Assembly haven’t been friendly…

Corporations must restore responsibility, accountability

March 24, 2018

I knew Lynn was good. I just didn’t know how good until I read that Lynn Good’s total compensation package had doubled in the past two years. Good is the CEO of Duke Energy, the second largest electricity producer in the nation and her 2017 compensation totaled $21.4 million.


Warning: ‘Quit Facebook’ profile pics also planted by Russia

March 24, 2018

How in the world did the Russians use funny dog videos to influence America’s presidential election? Fifty million Facebook users want to know.

The big story last week was that Facebook lost control of personal data belonging to 50 million Americans — information apparently used…