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August 23, 2016

We need a serious debate in this country about the future of Medicare. A couple of months ago, the program’s trustees made that need abundantly clear when, in their annual report to the public, they projected that Medicare will become financially insolvent in 2028, just a little over a decade…


Greenville can set a meaningful safety precedent

August 23, 2016

A city has no higher responsibility to its residents than providing for their safety, including traffic safety. Greenville can make a solid statement to that effect and become the first city in North Carolina to commit to eliminating pedestrian fatalities within the next decade.

To its credit,…


N.C. vouchers support private schools that discriminate

August 22, 2016

The logic behind a state program that gives lower-income parents up to $4,200 a year for private school tuition is that it provides parents “a choice.” But now there is a disturbing other side to that choice. Some private schools that are getting public dollars choose not to accept…


Domestic violence survivors can reclaim life

August 22, 2016

Domestic violence is an all-too-familiar disease we are seeing across the country and a growing epidemic in our Greenville and Pitt County communities. Domestic violence is defined as violent or aggressive behavior within the home, typically involving violent abuse.

Sycamore Hill Missionary Baptist…