Press 2018

Thom Tillis: Doing the bidding of insurance companies while pretending otherwise
NC Policy Watch - December 20, 2018

Charlotte council passes controversial proposal to expand city manager's purchasing powers
WCNC - December 17, 2018

Jessica Moreno: Holding Communities Accountable
Matthews Beacon - December 14, 2018

Debate about whether Charlotte city manager should be able to spend up to $500K without council consent
WBTV - December 11, 2018

The Defenders: Concerns raised over city manager purchasing power for CMPD
WCNC - December 11, 2018

Sheriff McFadden begins tenure by ending ICE's 287(g) program in Mecklenburg County
WSOC - Dec 7, 2018

Charlotte Talks: CMPD Chief Kerr Putney On Keeping Guns Out Of Schools, Preparing For 2020 RNC
WFAE - November 6, 2018

Need a lift to the polls? Local groups offer rides to voters
Qcity Metro - October 17, 2018

City leaders to review long list of issues at west Charlotte apartment complex
WSOC - October 9, 2018

City leaders, code enforcement taking steps to improve Lake Arbor Apartments
Fox 46 - October 8, 2018

"Very heavy" mold levels confirmed at Lake Arbor Apartments
Fox 46 - October 2, 2018

Mold On Furniture And Cabinets, Broken Air Conditioners And Rats
WCCB - October 2, 2018

Apartment tenants complain about rats, roaches: 'One of the worst places for humans to live'
WSOC - October 3, 2018

Charlotte City leaders discuss slumlord legislation
WBTV - October 1, 2018

Kavanaugh nomination: Uncomfortable shadows of the past
The Progressive Pulse - Sep 27, 2018

CMPD Will Buy RNC Gear. When Will the Public Know What It Is?
Charlotte Magazine - September 26, 2018

How will CMPD spend $50 million for RNC 2020? The police chief won’t say
Charlotte Observer - September 24, 2018

Charlotte activists concerned about 2020 RNC police spending
Spectrum News - September 22, 2018

Lake Arbor Residents Dealing With Rats, Roaches; Beg City Council for Help
Spectrum News - September 10, 2018

How a Kavanaugh Conformation Could Change SCOTUS
Spectrum News - September 6, 2018

Dozens Gathered In Charlotte To Protest The Supreme Court Nominee
WCCB - September 4, 2018

Advocates to rally against Kavanaugh nomination tonight and next Tuesday in Raleigh
Progressive Pulse - August 30, 2018

Kavanaugh on Supreme Court presents even bigger problems
News & Observer - August 29, 2018

Activist from NC Travels to Europe to Share Knowledge in Social Justice
La Conexión - August 29, 2018

Bank Fair with "socially responsible institutions"
Que Pasa - August 29, 2018

Town hall to discuss implications of conservative court
Daily Reflector - August 14, 2018

Women are paid less than men in Durham. City may be step closer to addressing it
Durham Herald Sun - August 6, 2018

City of Charlotte investigating Lake Arbor Apartments for reported violations
Fox 46 - July 31, 2018

Charlotte Activists Concerned The 2020 Republican National Convention Could Create A Threat To Their Civil Liberties
WCCB - July 26, 2018

Community members call for transparency, inclusion in spending of affordable housing money
WBTV - July 24, 2018

$50M affordable housing referendum bond to be on November ballot
WSOC - July 23, 2018

$50 Million Affordable Housing Bond Will Be On Nov. Ballot
WCCB - July 23, 2018

Activist group accuses Wells Fargo of investing in companies detaining immigrants
WSOC - July 18, 2018

Activist Groups Implement Different Styles Toward Same Cause in the Fight Over Immigration
Creative Loafing - July 11, 2018

Will taxpayers be on the hook for 2020 RNC costs?
WSOC - July 11, 2018

Abolish ICE, reunite families
Workers World - July 2, 2018

'Ready for action': Charlotte protesters join effort against immigration policies
Charlotte Observer - June 30, 2018

Trump Immigration Policies Focus of Uptown Protest, Vigil
WFAE - June 30, 2018

Are women second-class citizens in Trump's America?
Durham Herald Sun - June 29, 2018

Are women second-class citizens in Trump's America?
News & Observer - June 29, 2018

Activists planning uptown vigil to support families separated at border
WCNC - June 29, 2018

A Group Of Charlotte Women Marching In Washington For Migrant Children Separated From Families
WCCB - June 26, 2018

NC Resettlement Official: 'Zero Tolerance' Stirs Uncertainty Among Many Immigrants Already In NC
WFAE - June 22, 2018

Local groups uniting to fight for immigrant children at the border
WCNC - June 21, 2018

Is the separation of families a 'cruel' policy or result of a broken system?
Charlotte Observer - June 20, 2018

What fathers really need for Father's Day
Captial Broadcasting - June 18, 2018

Trump proves once again that women are second-class citizens in his America
NC Policy Watch - June 14, 2018

Here's why fees for some NC loans might increase 200 percent
Charlotte Observer - June 1, 2018

Property managers call police on tenants complaining about mold, maintenance
Fox 46 - June 1, 2018

Who's to blame for plumbing problems in Charlotte apartment? Family having to move out
WBTV - May 30, 2018

Charlotte wants to bulldoze man's bungalow. He said it's unfair - and is fighting back
Charlotte Observer - May 24, 2017

Mecklenburg's immigrant-detention program could be going away. Here's how it works.
Charlotte Observer - May 9, 2017

In North Carolina sheriff’s races, immigration is the driving and dividing issue - May 8, 2018

New report: GOP’s December tax giveaway is turning out to be just the disaster critics predicted
The Mountaineer - April 17, 2018

New report: GOP’s December tax giveaway is turning out to be just the disaster critics predicted
NC Policy Watch - April 17, 2018

New report shows GOP tax giveaway is turning out to be a disaster
The Chronicle - April 19, 2018

On Equal Pay Day, giant roadblocks still confront American women
News & Observer - April 16, 2018

On Equal Pay Day, giant roadblocks still confront American women
Durham Herald Sun - April 16, 2018

NC lawmaker: Lincoln and Hitler were both 'same sort of tyrant'
Washington Examiner - April 12, 2018

On Equal Pay Day, giant roadblocks still confront American women
NC Policy Watch - April 10, 2018

Want to see what NC lawmakers are doing? It'll now take longer to get in the door.
News & Observer - April 9, 2018

'I lost my home, I stayed in my car': Residents plead for help with housing costs
Charlotte Observer - April 9, 2018

Fight King’s battles (Letters to the Editor)
Durham Herald Sun - April 7, 2018

Many of King’s battles on poverty and worker rights remain to be fought (Letter to the Editor)
News & Observer - April 4, 2018

Remembering MLK on April 4: Fifty years later, workers are still exploited
The Progressive Pulse - April 4, 2018

Charlotte man pulls out rifle, flips off immigrants marching for equality
WSOC - April 3, 2018

Community marches in east Charlotte for 'Cesar Chavez and Dolores Huerta Walk'
WCNC - April 1, 2018

'Story of My Street': Gentrification and neighborhood change in Durham
Durham Herald Sun - March 28, 2018

NC Removes Shackles for Women in Prison, in Labor
The Mountaineer - March 28, 2018

Should sheriff continue to work with immigration officials? These candidates disagree.
Charlotte Observer - March 23, 2018

Common Sense? (Letters to the Editor)
News & Observer - March 23, 2018

Trump broke his promise to lower prescriptions costs for seniors
Charlotte Post - March 22, 2018

Group Wants Three Changes With Mecklenburg County Sheriff
WCCB - March 18, 2018

Durham Set Up a Mayor's Council for Women. What Exactly Will It Do?
Indy Week - March 14, 2017

Sheriff defends immigration screening at jail, citing ‘misinformation’ by critics
Charlotte Observer - March 13, 2017

CMPD Chief Talks Race and Traffic Stops
Spectrum News - March 12, 2017

Dreamers protestan contra el fin de DACA y reclaman un Dream Act limpio
Mundo Hispanico - March 5, 2018

Funding cuts and flu virus a deadly combination
News & Observer - February 20, 2018

Some not happy with foundation's review of CMPD policies
WSOC - February 20, 2018

Local groups respond to report on Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department
WBTV - February 20, 2018

Hosting Trump’s RNC would be ‘beyond the pale.’ Activists question Charlotte bid
Charlotte Observer - February 16, 2017

"Wilmington on Fire:" the N.C. massacre you've probably never heard of
Daily Tar Heel - February 14, 2017

Buscan soluciones a ola de homicidios en Charlotte
Mundo Hispanico - February 13, 2018

Republicans Plot How to Hurt Poor People
Znet - Feburary 12, 2018

The Defenders investigate lack of bilingual officers in Charlotte
WCNC - February 10, 2018

Congressional Republicans Met in the Second Poorest State to Plot How to Hurt Poor People
Talk Poverty - February 9, 2017

More Work, Less Scrutiny: Construction booms but inspections dive
Triangle Business Journal - February 9, 2018

Congress must act ASAP on health programs
Richmond Daily Journal - February 8, 2018

Your vote may decide whether Mecklenburg County helps deport undocumented immigrants
Charlotte Observer - February 7, 2017

Congress must act ASAP on two noncontroversial healthcare programs
NC Policy Watch - Feburary 6, 2018

Corte migratoria de Charlotte, con casos atrasados y demandas de activistas
Hoy - January 24, 2018

Sen. Schumer reverses offer to fund Trump's border wall
CBS News - January 24, 2018