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RNC coming to the Queen City

| September 25, 2018 | 0 Comments
RNC coming to the Queen City

On July 16, 2018, the Charlotte City Council voted 6-5 to host Trump’s 2020 Republican National Convention that will be hosted to declare his re-election race. This decision was also supported by Democratic Mayor of Charlotte, Vi Lyles, and according to the Charlotte Observer, she said that this was “the most difficult decision of my […]

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Two years later

| September 18, 2018 | 0 Comments
Two years later

Two years ago, an event unfolded that shook Charlotte to its core. Keith Lamont Scott was stopped by police officers when they saw him exit his car with a handgun. Authorities have said that Scott did not comply when officers commanded him to drop his weapon. This led Officer Brentley Vinson to use deadly force […]

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Celebrating, Not Capitalizing

| September 5, 2018 | 0 Comments
Celebrating, Not Capitalizing

In the early hours of June 28, 1969, New York City police raided the Stonewall Inn, a gay bar and dance club located in New York City. The Stonewall Inn was a space that accepted even the most marginalized members of the LGBTQ+ community, particularly trans and gender non-conforming people of color, a group that […]

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NASCAR can survive without Dale Earnhardt Jr. on track

| October 30, 2017 | 1 Comment
NASCAR can survive without Dale Earnhardt Jr. on track

As the checkered flag falls on the 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season in just a couple weeks, the career of one of NASCAR’s most favored drivers will come to a close. Dale Earnhardt Jr. has been the sport’s flagship driver for numerous years now. He hasn’t been the most successful nor the most […]

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Does your boss stalk you on Facebook?

| March 20, 2012 | 0 Comments
Does your boss stalk you on Facebook?

Here is a classic scenario that we are all going to eventually be going through, probably for summer jobs and when we finally have to start a career. If you are applying for a job, should you consider how you are being portrayed on the internet? More importantly should you worry about your potential boss […]

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Chick-fil-A anti-gay?

| January 18, 2012 | 16 Comments
Chick-fil-A anti-gay?

Everyone is familiar with the popular restaurant chain Chic-fil-A. What you probably are not familiar with is their donations made during the past years. According to the 2009 IRS 990 forms WinShape, Chick-Fil-A’s charitable foundation, received $7,814,788 from Chick-fil-A Inc. WinShape donated over $1 million of that money to various anti-gay organizations. One of the […]

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