Oh yeah–positive publicity for our fair state

I hear it said so often that our fair state’s economic development depends on the strength of its school system. Following that logic, the evil Republicans’ supposed gutting of N.C.’s public school system will keep businesses away.

Well, here’s some positive publicity regarding our public school system, and on national television no less: Chapel Hill-Carboro schools are canceling classes because they expect to be short-handed due to today’s “A Day Without a Woman” protest.

Sam Hieb / Contributing Editor

Sam Hieb is freelance journalist from Greensboro, North Carolina. He is a contributing editor for Carolina Journal and for Piedmont Publius, a blog that focuses on political a...

Reader Comments

  • Fred Gregory

    Sam,

    I am taking the day off tomorrow. No one will notice

    What if the women at “Brown” pulled this stunt. ? Consequences ?