Archive for the 'Greensboro' Category

Cartoon: Protest Petitions

Tuesday, January 20th, 2009

Cartoon: Protest Petitions

The Pulpit Forum and Church and State

Tuesday, February 26th, 2008

The Pulpit Forum, a group of local, predominantly black ministers, is having a press conference today. Joe Guarino is attepting to paint it as a violation of the separation of Church and State, despite the fact that there has been no religious content to anything they’ve presented yet.
The gist of Joe’s argument (but be sure [...]

Cartoon: Keep Searching

Sunday, February 17th, 2008

Cartoon: Keep Searching

Maybe It’s Not All Johnson’s Fault?

Tuesday, February 12th, 2008

Greensboro Politics has posted an interview with Greensboro City Manager Mitch Johnson. One part jumped out at me (emphasis added):
Ryan: Does City Hall have a communications problem?
Mitchell: “Um…. Well, Um… I think based on, based on what’s…. I would say yes. We have not been effective getting a message out and communicating the environment in [...]

If Mitch Johnson Were President

Sunday, February 10th, 2008

Great quote from Sam Spagnola over at David Hoggard’s blog:
Our government and system of justice puts the burden of proof on the government, not the accused. If Johnson has a case, it is up to him to prove it. Wray doesn’t have to prove his innocence, although I believe for the most part that he [...]

Cartoon: The Hard Part

Monday, February 4th, 2008

Cartoon: Cartoon: The Hard Part

Cartoon: Not So Wonderful

Monday, December 17th, 2007

Cartoon: Not So Wonderful

ConvergeSouth Film Festival

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2007

For me, the highlight of this year’s ConvergeSouth was definitely the film festival organized by Andy Coon. Don’t worry if you missed it – Andy’s taken the time to post video of most of the films. My personal favorites were the Deadly Finger entries, the Banana Bus, and the Katrina film. There are other great [...]

Cartoon: Greensboro City Leaders Blaze a Trail

Monday, October 1st, 2007

Cartoon: Greensboro City Leaders Blaze a Trail

Coming Soon: Wray/Johnson Transcript

Tuesday, September 18th, 2007

According to Cara Michele in a comment on Ed Cone’s blog, the Greensboro City Council has voted 9-0 to release the recording and transcript of the Wray/Johnson conversation that preceded Wray’s resignation:
Council just voted (9-0) to release the tape and transcript of the conversation between David Wray, Mitchell Johnson and the City’s personnel director, on [...]