Rev. Dr. T. Anthony Spearman speaks to a large crowd about “resisting in peace” and shameful gerrymandering before attendees file into the NC General Assembly to watch the legislature’s special session.
Rev. Dr. T. Anthony Spearman, the new leader of the N.C. NAACP gives his views on race relations in the South and his thoughts about U.S. President Donald Trump during an interview at the News & Observer in Raleigh on Jan. 8, 2018.
Rev. Dr. T. Anthony Spearman, the new president of the N.C. NAACP, tells why he feels pulled by both the philosophies of Martin Luther King, Jr. and Malcolm X during an interview with The News & Observer's reporters and editors held at the newspaper offices in Raleigh on Jan. 8, 2018.
New N.C. NAACP president Rev. Dr. T. Anthony Spearman gives his views on race relations in the state and discusses how integrated schools may not have helped African-Americans during an interview with The News & Observer's reporters and editors held on Jan. 8, 2018 at the newspaper's offices in Raleigh.
North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein announces a lawsuit his office filed against Insys, an Arizona-based drugmaker, accusing the company of offering kickbacks to doctors to prescribe Subsys, a fentanyl-based spray.
Maren Caldwell, who volunteers with People Advocating Vaccine Education, a Charlotte-based nonprofit shares information with parents trying to decide whether to have their children injected with the 23 doses of vaccines now required for every kindergarten-age child in the state, plus six more needed for enrollment when the child gets to 7th grade.
For the first time in its 200-year history, the Government & Heritage Library at the State Library of North Carolina is issuing library cards to state residents and letting them take home books and other items from its extensive historical collection.