March 13, 2018

The Nation, Barry Yeoman, March 12, 2018- Last December, after he was sworn in as mayor of Durham, North Carolina, Steve Schewel laid down his vision for a city where elected officials work alongside residents to resist regressive state and federal policy. Durham, said Schewel—a bowtie-wearing former alternative-newspaper publisher—should be a city …

January 3, 2018

North Carolina Health News, Rose Hoban, Catherine Clabby and Mark Tosczak, January 2, 2018- Despite efforts by some legislators and the livestock industry to prevent it, neighbors to industrial-scale hog farms in eastern North Carolina seem poised to pursue monetary damages against hog farms. U.S. District Judge W. Earl Britt in December rejected a plaintiff’s …