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January 17, 2017

In his first month of work, an Appalachian State University administrator suggested students accused of “microaggressions” — fleeting and usually inadvertent comments perceived as prejudiced — could face consequences.

Chief Diversity Officer Willie Fleming, who was hired…


Repeal Obama care, but have a replacement

January 16, 2017

A clarion call has come from the GOP since the presidential nomination race started in earnest in 2015: Repeal and replace Obamacare.

The Affordable Care Act has remained the largest target of all: larger than immigration, larger than national defense and larger than fixing the incredibly rising…


Editorial: Remove party, race from district lines

January 15, 2017

It is a great irony this weekend as we honor Martin Luther King Jr. that the Voting Rights Act for which he and others fought so hard has been used to limit the political influence of blacks by way of protecting their equal representation.

Prior to the act’s passage in 1965, black Americans…


Horton: Rally for "creative altruism"

January 15, 2017

With Martin Luther King Jr. Day approaching, one of King's quotes is particularly relevant to the battle over the Affordable Care Act in Congress. “Every man must decide whether he will walk in the light of creative altruism," King said, "or in the darkness of destructive selfishness.…