HB 318 bans refuge for undocumented immigrants

June Park, Staff Writer

November 20, 2015

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“We are a nation of laws,” said North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory, before signing House Bill 318. “No politician should choose which laws to obey and which laws not to obey, and this includes immigration law.” The Protect... Read more »

Workers organize for $15/hour, unions

Lily Lou, Staff Writer

November 20, 2015

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In 270 cities across the United States, including Greensboro, protesters held up signs with slogans like “Show Me $15 And A Union” and “I Am On Strike To Raise Up The South.” This was part of a nationwide protest on... Read more »

News in Brief

Nicole Zelniker, World & Nation Editor

November 20, 2015

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France ISIS claimed to be behind the attacks in Paris on Nov. 13 that killed 129 people. Though several of the bombers have been identified, there is still a lot of backlash is France against Muslim civilians and the rising... Read more »

Polio eradicated in Nigeria

Aiperi Iusupova, Staff Writer

November 13, 2015

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The U.N. General Assembly met with the Nigerian delegation to discuss recent achievements in the fight against polio in the West African country on Oct. 29. In 2012, more than a half of the world’s polio cases were concentrated... Read more »

Indonesian fires rage on

Indonesian fires rage on

November 13, 2015

News In Brief

Nicole Zelniker, World & Nation Editor

November 13, 2015

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Australia The Australian Conservation Foundation challenged an India-backed coal mine on Nov. 9, insisting the mine is a threat to the Great Barrier Reef. The project, which is  worth $11.6 billion, is based in Queensland,... Read more »

Greensboro PD stops minorities disproportionately, says report

Annie Fullwood, Staff Writer

November 13, 2015

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Flashing lights in your rear view mirror. The sudden rush of frustration and anxiety. Many drivers have been stopped by a police officer, however new data suggests that black drivers have more reason to be cautious. In 2014,... Read more »

India-Pakistan cricket match prevented

Quinn Johnson, Staff Writer

November 6, 2015

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Pakistan and India are notorious for being archrivals in the cricket world. Tempers recently flared when far-right Hindu nationalists from the Shiv Sena party attacked the Board of Control for Cricket in India offices as a protest... Read more »