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4/7/2019 9:44pm

Paige Masten

Column: Some Berry good news

"The Elevator Queen has decided to abdicate her throne, and we should all rejoice. Last week, North Carolina Labor Commissioner Cherie Berry announced she thankfully won’t run for a sixth term in 2020."

4/7/2019 8:20pm

Letter to the editor: What place do biracial students have in activism?

Diversity is an ideal that the students of the University hold dear. I urge them to recognize this cohort of diverse students that have been neglected. Until then, mixed students will be left with more questions than answers. What have we gained? What have we lost?  

4/7/2019 7:56pm

Editorial: Unsung, unprotected

Given the regularity with which Confederate groups come to UNC’s campus — even armed sometimes — and the fact that one of their ranks is alleged to have committed this crime, it seems surprising that the University is not on more of a high alert in regards to the Unsung Founders Memorial.  

4/4/2019 9:29pm

Paige Masten

Column: My terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day

Although it often feels more like a curse, the ability to feel things so deeply is, truthfully, a blessing in disguise. In a world without struggle, the joy I feel when I’m laughing with friends, playing with my dog or taking that first bite of a Cosmic quesadilla wouldn’t be nearly as profound.  

4/4/2019 8:02pm

Duke first-year forward Zion Williamson (1) attempts to block a layup by UNC first-year forward Nassir Little (5) during the semifinals of the ACC Tournament at the Spectrum Center in Charlotte, N.C. on Friday, March 15, 2019. UNC fell to Duke 73-74.

Editorial: So Zion...we good?

All you have to do is take a long look in the mirror and realize that, no matter how high the dunk, no matter how smart the play, D00k blue never looked good on anyone.   

4/4/2019 7:54pm

Letter to the editor: Why throw Joe Biden under the bus?

I will vote for any Democrat who gets the nomination. No other choice would be conscionable. But as we enter into another long primary season, I ask one final question. Why does your columnist, who clearly lives in a glass house, feel so inclined to throw stones? 

4/4/2019 7:36pm

Jack O'Grady

Column: Let's aim higher than DeVos

Editorial Board's Jack O'Grady directs his frustration for those toying with funding for the Special Olympics to where he believes it should go: not to Besty DeVos, but to the Trump administration

4/2/2019 9:11pm

Editorial: In need of a chancellor

With the University and UNC system without definitive leadership, The Daily Tar Heel editorial board has a Mary Poppins inspired message for the Board of Governors. 

4/1/2019 2:47pm

UNC-system president Margaret Spellings may leave the system soon, according to multiple sources.

Editorial: What did Harry Smith text Margaret Spellings?

After a several weeks-long investigation, DTH reporters were able to get their hands on some of the texts Smith sent to Spellings last year. Here is a sample of the messages that drove Spellings out of UNC.