It’s hard to look at familiar things in a new light. Even as a person of color at UNC-Chapel Hill, it took years for me to understand the dark significance of the “Silent Sam” statue.
“I, along with millions of other women, have been a victim of unwanted sexual advances from a guy who didn’t think he was doing anything wrong.”
Youth Radio asked 18-year-old poet, Nykearra Bush from Charlotte, North Carolina, to weigh in on the killing of Keith Lamont Scott.
People were upset, and people were chanting things like “Black lives matter,” “Stop killing us,” “No justice no peace.” But overall it was very very calm [at first].
Last month, North Carolina’s Gov. Pat McCrory signed a bill that repealed many protections for gay and transgender people across…
On a mission to find the most lucrative jobs for young folks at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North…