What Happens To Disabled Adults After Parents Death?

By Kathie Easter, Staff Writer for The Carolinian Caroline Munro’s situation sums up a problem facing the nation. Due to the effects of cerebral palsy and an intellectual disability, she is unable to speak and functions intellectually at a preschool level. Since childhood, her mother, Beth, has fed her and cared for her, but Beth is…

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Blockchain? Fad or Future?

By Dani Ross, Staff Writer What is a blockchain and why is it going to revolutionize everything? Picture a string of pearls. Each pearl is connected to another to make a singular necklace. Now, imagine that each pearl is a block of data and that the string is an infinite string of pearls. All valuable and…

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Was it Rigo’s hand or was it the way he was handled?

By Rodney Ross, Contributing Writer The Vasyl Lomachenko vs Guillermo Rigondeaux boxing match over the weekend was a classic example of “not every fight is good for you.’’ Interestingly, both men were highly decorated and accomplished in the sport of boxing. Combined they had more then 800 fights in the amateur ranks. Both won gold medals…

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Net Neutrality and Blacks

By Kathie Easter, Staff Writer Recently Ajit Pai, the chairman of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), revealed his controversial plan to repeal protections established during the Obama Administration that are designed to keep the Internet open and fair. Most African-Americans have heard of ‘‘net neutrality,’’ but few have given it any attention, reasoning that it is…

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Celebration Bowl

Nicholas Curry, Staff Writer Not too many teams on any level can say they finished a season undefeated. In any sport, going an entire season without a loss is a mammoth accomplishment. North Carolina A&T put themselves in the upper echelon of black college football this past weekend, defeating the Grambling Tigers 21-14 in the…

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