South Carolina

Which state handled Hurricane Matthew better?

Which state handled Hurricane Matthew better?

Several weeks after Hurricane Matthew barreled up the East Coast, the public is beginning to take a good look at the performances of the governors in each state. And, let’s just say, South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley is looking very good, while Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal’s performance left a bit to be desired. According to […]

A Mass Shooting in Charleston

A Mass Shooting in Charleston

Dylann Roof, a 21-year-old male that confessed to fatally shooting nine people at a church in Charleston, South Carolina, has been captured. Roof is white. All of his victims are black. Despite that, some have suggested that Roof’s actions may not be racially motivated. Instead, they maintain that religious intolerance could be his rationale. I […]

Killing of Walter Scott isn’t an open-and-shut case

Killing of Walter Scott isn’t an open-and-shut case

Many consider Officer Michael Slager’s arrest for the killing of Walter Scott in North Charleston, S.C. as evidence that the justice system works. However, it is not enough to simply say that the justice system works because it responded to an incident where a police officer was caught on video shooting a fleeing suspect in […]