Political Science Professor on Why He Got Arrested

The growing movement of people who are putting their bodies on the line to resist the regressive policies of North Carolina’s legislature made the front page of yesterday’s Washington Post. Quoted in the article is Professor Derick Smith from NCA&T University, who has insisted that the Forward Together campaign’s objections are not simply the partisan [Read More…]

What Democracy Looks Like

Ms. Rosamell Eaton rose early at her Franklin County home to drive to Raleigh, North Carolina, with her daughter. At 92 years old, Ms. Eaton admits that she doesn’t get around as easily as she used to. But she wanted to support her daughter, who was arrested last week for refusing to leave her state [Read More…]