opinion

Op-Ed: I’m a Marine Corps veteran. Now I understand why people kneel for the anthem

Editor’s note: This is an unsolicited opinion piece. We’ll occasionally run them from guest authors from the community who view current issues...

Op-Ed: CMPD accounts for 40.4% of Charlotte’s proposed budget. Here’s the case for reallocating money to other services

Last Tuesday night, CMPD made a grave error. The military-style attack on protesters, who were seen peacefully marching seconds earlier, left citizens...

Is it weird that my fiancé and I same-side at restaurants? Here’s why I don’t think so

Every time my fiancé Brad and I walk into a restaurant, the host or hostess leads us to a table and puts down two menus facing across from each other. It’s...

House Bill 2 and the importance of being wrong

In the spring semester of my final year of college I went through a lengthy interview process to become an admissions counselor at my soon to be alma mater....