In the News: January 2010

JANUARY 2010

Also see clips from December 2009, November 2009, October 2009, September 2009, August 2009, July 2009, June 2009, May 2009, April 2009, March 2009, February 2009 and January 2009.

"Democracy or Auction?" Carrboro Citizen, Jan. 28, 2010, http://www.carrborocitizen.com/main/2010/01/28/democracy-or-auction/
(Chris Fitzsimon column)

"Prime rate foreclosures surge in NC," Carrboro Citizen, Jan. 28, http://www.carrborocitizen.com/main/2010/01/28/prime-rate-foreclosures-s...
(Al Ripley interviewed)

"Drained, jobless and foreclosed in communities of color," St. Louis American, Jan 28, http://www.stlamerican.com/articles/2010/01/29/business/local_business/b...
(Ajamu Dillahunt quoted)

"Tilting toward the majority," Bay State Banner, Jan. 28, http://www.baystatebanner.com/Opinion58-2010-01-28
(Ajamu Dillahunt op-ed)

"Budget tightening from the state of the union," North Carolina News Network, Jan. 27, http://www.ncnn.com/content/view/5430/26/
(Chris Fitzsimon interviewed)

"Report: Achievement gap still wide," Daily Advance, Jan. 25, 2010, http://www.dailyadvance.com/news/report-achievement-gap-still-wide-14390
(Justice Center report cited)

"Wake schools' calendar survey sees low response rate," News 14, Jan. 25, 2010, http://news14.com/triangle-news-30-content/top_stories/621098/wake-schoo...
(Chris Fitzsimon interviewed)

"Tax for services focus of talks," Triangle Business Journal, Jan 23, 2010, http://triangle.bizjournals.com/triangle/stories/2010/01/25/story2.html
(Meg Gray Wiehe cited)

"On the New Wake School Board, Six Weeks of Going Backward," Southern Pines Pilot, Jan 22, 2010, http://www.thepilot.com/news/2010/jan/22/new-wake-school-board-six-weeks...
(Chris Fitzsimon column)

"Our view: State must refocus on closing gap," High Point Enterprise, Jan. 21, 2010, http://www.hpe.com/view/full_story/5608489/article-OUR-VIEW--State-must-...
(Justice Center report cited)

"Saving money and improving health care quality," The Carrboro Citizen, Jan 21, 2010, http://www.carrborocitizen.com/main/2010/01/21/saving-money-and-improvin...
(Adam Searing op-ed)

"The more things in Raleigh change the more they stay the same," The Carrboro Citizen, Jan 21, 2010, http://www.carrborocitizen.com/main/2010/01/21/the-more-things-in-raleig...
(Chris Fitzsimon column)

"A Catch-22 in Colonoscopy Coverage," WFAE 90.7, Jan. 20, 2010, http://www.wfae.org/wfae/1_87_316.cfm?action=display&id=5795
(Adam Searing quoted, Justice Center cited)

"We cannot rest until all our students succeed," Star News editorial, Jan. 18, 2010, http://www.starnewsonline.com/article/20100118/ARTICLES/100119730?Title=...
(Justice Center report cited)

"MLK's Dream Drained," New California Media, Jan 18, 2010, http://news.ncmonline.com/news/view_article.html?article_id=64a862673aa1...
(Ajamu Dillahunt cited)

"New Martin Luther King Day report shows that economic policies must be targeted to address racial disparities," San Francisco Bay View, Jan 18, 2010, http://www.sfbayview.com/2010/new-martin-luther-king-day-report-shows-th...
(Ajamu Dillahunt cited)

"Justice Center: North Carolina fails on promise to close achievement gap," Triangle Business Journal, Jan 15, 2010?, http://www.bizjournals.com/triangle/stories/2010/01/11/daily45.html
(Justice Center report cited)

"Rappin' Cashion Fight'n County Drugs in Fashion," RhinoTimes.com, Greensboro, Jan 14, 2010, http://greensboro.rhinotimes.com/Articles-i-2010-01-14-203565.112113_Rap...
(Elaine Mejia quoted)

"Tilting to the White," Z Magazine, Jan. 14, 2009, http://www.zmag.org/znet/viewArticle/23624
(Ajamu Dillahunt op-ed)

"Durham Parks To Host MLK Event," MyNC.com, Jan 13, 2010, http://durhamcounty.mync.com/site/durhamcounty/news|Sports|Lifestyles/story/46790/durham-parks-to-host-mlk-event
(Ajamu Dillahunt, Justice Center cited)

"Counselors strive to help homeowners prevent foreclosures," The Dispatch (Davidson County), Jan. 12, 2010, http://www.the-dispatch.com/article/20100112/ARTICLES/1124040/1004
(Justice Center report cited)

"2009 Foreclosures Higher Than Previous Year," WITN TV 7, Jan. 11, 2010, http://www.witn.com/yourmoney/headlines/81120242.html
(Justice Center report cited)

"Foundation works to help homeowners," Winston-Salem Journal, Jan 9, 2010, http://www2.journalnow.com/content/2010/jan/10/foundation-works-to-help-...
(Justice Center cited)

"Foreclosures weigh on Guilford," Greensboro News & Record, Jan 9, 2010, http://www.news-record.com/content/2010/01/08/article/foreclosures_weigh...

"Onslow, Carteret among 67 NC counties with increased foreclosures," Jacksonville Daily News, Jan 9, 2010, http://www.jdnews.com/news/foreclosure-71628-home-filings.html
(Al Ripley quoted, Justice Center cited)

"Foreclosure filings on a roll in coastal North Carolina," StarNewsOnline.com, Jan 8, 2010, http://www.starnewsonline.com/article/20100108/ARTICLES/100109748?Title=...

"Courage should be in the budget," News & Observer, Jan 7, 2010, http://www.newsobserver.com/opinion/story/273099.html
(Chris Fitzsimon column)

"NC tax negotiations yield $427 million," CharlotteObserver.com, Jan 6, 2010, http://www.charlotteobserver.com/breaking/story/1162694.html
(Elaine Mejia quoted)

"NC foreclosure filings up by 17 percent in 2009," Associated Press (BusinessWeek), Jan 5, 2010, http://www.businessweek.com/ap/financialnews/D9D1RPI83.htm
(Al Ripley quoted, Justice Center cited)

"Politics in '10 are likely to be unpredictable," Greensboro News & Record, Jan 3, 2010, http://www.news-record.com/content/2010/01/02/article/politics_in_10_are...
(Chris Fitzsimon quoted)

"200,000 helped in NC," News & Observer, Jan. 3, http://www.newsobserver.com/news/local_state/story/266936.html
(Louisa Warren quoted, Justice Center cited)
 

Also see clips from December 2009, November 2009, September 2009, August 2009, July 2009, June 2009, May 2009, April 2009, March 2009, February 2009 and January 2009.