Black Lives Matter

hands of diverse colors joined together symbolizing joining fight against racism

Last week, DRNC made a statement denouncing police brutality and affirming Black Lives Matter. We wanted to follow up with some ideas for how you can join us in fighting […]

Social Distancing Impossible in Overcrowded Jails

Prisoner's hands sticking through prison bars

DRNC urges immediate action North Carolina jails are chronically overcrowded, making social distancing impossible. Jail overcrowding breaks down the basic function of the jails, according to the DOJ National Institute […]

COVID-19 Scarce Resource Protocol

Headshot of Virginia Knowlton Marcus

On March 27, 2020, DRNC CEO Virginia Knowlton Marcus sent a letter to Secretary Mandy Cohen as part of our current efforts to make sure that any medical care rationing […]

DOT punishes disability community with proposed regulations

Disability Rights North Carolina (DRNC) is profoundly disappointed in the Department of Transportation’s (DOT) proposed regulations regarding service animals on aircrafts. Although intended to prevent airline passengers from falsely claiming […]

Not “Only” People

Victoria Ekstrand So how dry are your hands? Mine are showing new wrinkles and crevices, but I don’t care. I’ll wash them more than two dozen times today if it […]