civil rights (page 2)

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    An ‘affirmative duty of care to preserve the life of infants’

    Article 1, Section 1 of the North Carolina State Constitution holds that all persons are "endowed by their Creator with certain inalienable rights; that among these are life, liberty, the enjoyment of the fruits of their own labor, and the pursuit of happiness."
    Jon Sanders, April 18, 2019
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    Curriculum matters

    An editorial in today’s Charlotte Observer makes the case for including civil rights history in the North Carolina public school curriculum.  Here is the first paragraph: When N.C. lawmakers were pushing through a bill this year to mandate the teaching of pre-1877 history, specifically about the Founding Fathers and…
    Terry Stoops, October 4, 2011