Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

David Baumer: Et tu Rand?

There is little doubt that President Donald Trump will be written about extensively by historians. The question is who in history most resembles Trump? Many Democrats liken Trump to Adolph Hitler, but there is another historical figure who is known for his braggadocio, and that is Julius Caesar.

Letters to the Editor

Muirae Kenney: Tillis not listening

Regarding the Feb. 20 news article “Congress members to hard to find”: The quote from Sen. Thom Tillis on why he is dodging requests for town hall meetings with his constituents, “it has become apparent that some individuals, who are not really interested in meaningful dialogue, attend town halls just to create disruptions and media spectacles,” left me chuckling.

Letters to the Editor

Gino Pazzaglini: Secession bill a joke

Regarding the Feb. 22 Under the Dome article “House bill would lift ban on secession”: What on earth is happening in North Carolina legislature? Many serious challenges face us and yet a state constitutional amendment is being proposed which would permit North Carolina to consider secession from the Union (current N.C. post-Civil War constitution prohibits). Really.

Videos

NAACP rally calls on Price for town hall meeting

Diane Robertson, political chair of the Chapel Hill-Carrboro NAACP, speaks at a rally outside U.S. Rep. David Price's office in Chapel Hill Monday, Feb. 27, 2017. Open
Mark Schultz mschultz@newsobserver.com
NAACP rally calls on Price for town hall meeting 1:34

NAACP rally calls on Price for town hall meeting

Mexican immigrant tells her story at NAACP rally in Chapel HIll 0:57

Mexican immigrant tells her story at NAACP rally in Chapel HIll

Velvet Cloak Inn demolished to make room for student housing 1:18

Velvet Cloak Inn demolished to make room for student housing

What if you had more than 100 chickens, many of them roosters, as neighbors? 1:10

What if you had more than 100 chickens, many of them roosters, as neighbors?