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Middleton: Could basic income work in Charleston?

Clay Middleton

Many of us have seen pilots and even full municipal programs around the concept of universal basic income, also known as guaranteed income. The concept is not new.  Championed by Michael Tubbs, the former mayor of Stockton, California, in recent years universal basic income has gained traction across the country. Here in South Carolina, Columbia […]

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Monday headlines: Climate change becoming hot topic in Lowcountry, across the globe

In a Sunday package on climate change, The Post and Courier reported that so much of Greenland’s ice melted in one week you could flood the state of South Carolina with two feet of water. The ice sheet normally melts in the summer, but it’s melting faster now than it has in 12,000 years. Meanwhile, […]

Alliance for Full Acceptance announces new leader

North Charleston-based LGBTQ+ advocacy group Alliance for Full Acceptance (AFFA) announced Monday it has hired Holly Whitfield as its new executive director. She comes to the Charleston area from Charlotte, with hopes of further expanding AFFA’s impact statewide.

The ‘Murdaugh Murders’: Everything you need to know in 2 minutes

The convoluted stories surrounding the Murdaughs, a prominent South Carolina family, have taken strange twists and turns involving homicide, a fatal boating accident and a botched suicide attempt — all since early June.

2021 farmers market season winding down across Charleston

As scorching summer temps cool and fall creeps in, it’s time for many favorite farmers markets in the area to pack it in until next spring. Luckily, there are still a few more weeks to get your farmers-market fix — and even some markets that say open year-round. We’ve rounded up the closing dates of […]