There was a time not so long ago when Americans, regardless of their political stripes, rallied round their president. Once elected, the man who won the White House was no longer viewed as a republican or democrat, but the President of the United States. The oath of office was taken, the wagons were circled around the country’s borders and it was America versus the rest of the world with the president of all the people at the helm. (Read more)
Note: It is just simply racist. Racism is alive and well and if the POTUS is a target then one ought to recognize where ordinary people stand. C. Dancy II – DCN Publisher
"I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character." MLK.
QUESTION : WHY DID MARTIN LUTHER KING STRESS FOCUS ON CONTENT OF CHARACTER INSTEAD OF ON SKIN COLOR?? (Read more)
Republicans took control of the House of Representatives with vows to cut federal spending, but the GOP will soon face a stern test of its fiscal discipline early next year when Congress is set to raise the country’s debt limit yet again. (Read more)
The sounds of gospel music rang out Saturday from East End Baptist Church for the anniversary and concert fundraiser for Parents and Relatives of Missing and Murdered.
The church was packed with community members who came to show their support for the families of nine women and one man whose bodies were found in and around Rocky Mount since 2003. Two more women still are missing. A taskforce is investigating links in the cases, and authorities have said they believe the murders could be the work of a serial killer. (Read more
Murdered and Missing Women