Mary Tyler March

Articles

Supreme Court will rule on gay marriage

After refusing to take up the issue of same-sex marriage in the fall, the U.S. Supreme Court might, within six months, provide a definitive ruling on whether gay and lesbian couples have a constitutional right to marry. 


Affirmative consent as state law in California

As UNC and other campuses nationwide engage in sexual assault policymaking efforts, California has become the first state to enact a new consent standard for colleges and universities in hopes of changing the culture surrounding sexual violence.



Media

Police gather in response to an anonymous 911 phone call at 8:22 on Dec. 2.

Police gather in response to an anonymous 911 phone call at 8:22 on Dec. 2.



Q&A with Prof. Timothy McKeown: the latest on U.S. and Syria

As the tension mounts overseas, more questions arise concerning the implications of U.S. involvement in the Syrian conflict between President Bashar al-Assad’s regime and the Shiite rebels. Staff Writer Mary Tyler March talked with UNC Political Science Professor Timothy McKeown, who specializes in U.S.