Fanning Your Olympic Flame

>> By Rachelle Sorenson-Cox I love to watch the Olympics and I am not alone. The games are one of the top five most watched...[Read More]

High Cost of Women in Prison

Annadele Herman I have a confession: I’m a closeted Orange is the New Black fan – a voyeurist who peers in for ten minutes on...[Read More]

How to Silence the Mansplainers

  >> The first time Tricia Maddrey Baker of Greenville, NC encountered “mansplaining” it was like she had been “smacked in the face.” Someone in...[Read More]

Speaking Up for the Outsiders

>> By Jennie Bell, NC Council of Churches   Those called “outsiders” have long been the most vulnerable in any​ society​ because they are not afforded the...[Read More]

Fireworks at the Ballot Box

>> By Allison Riggs, Guest Writer On July 4, as we celebrate the founding of this country, and the democratic principles on which it is...[Read More]