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Zweli's Piri Piri Kitchen Brings Zimbabwean Flavor and Local Soul to a Durham Strip Mall Dominated by Chains

In Oak Creek Village Shopping Center, chef Zwelibanzi Williams and her husband opened their first brick-and-mortar restaurant in July.
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Done It Like Durham: Here’s a Short Documentary of the Protest That Led to Silent Sam’s Demise

Done It Like Durham: Here’s a Short Documentary of the Protest That Led to Silent Sam’s Demise

For more than a century, Silent Sam has stood as a monument to white supremacy.
After Decades of Calling for Silent Sam to Go, Protesters Tore the Damn Thing Down

After Decades of Calling for Silent Sam to Go, Protesters Tore the Damn Thing Down

The fallen statue was hauled away around midnight, but not before it had been kicked, spat on, and photographed by dozens of protesters.
Prisoners Across the Country Are Going on Strike. Two Triangle Events Explain Why and How To Show Support.

Prisoners Across the Country Are Going on Strike. Two Triangle Events Explain Why and How To Show Support.

The national prison strike is set to take place from August 21 to September 9 in at least seventeen states.
Good News, Raleigh: Morgan Street Food Hall's Doors Are Finally Open

Good News, Raleigh: Morgan Street Food Hall's Doors Are Finally Open

From tacos to Thai rolled ice cream, burgers to bao, champagne to cheesecake, downtown Raleigh's biggest food hall is a foodie's paradise. Just don't call it a food court.
Movie Review: A Talented, Tortured British Fashion Supernova Receives a Compassionate Tribute in <i>McQueen</i>

Movie Review: A Talented, Tortured British Fashion Supernova Receives a Compassionate Tribute in McQueen

Ian Bonhote and Peter Ettedgui's documentary about the iconoclastic fashion designer opened in local theaters today.

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Could Four Missing Words From a Proposed Constitutional Amendment Render the Governor Powerless Without Anyone Realizing It?

Could Four Missing Words From a Proposed Constitutional Amendment Render the Governor Powerless Without Anyone Realizing It?

Democrats—and the General Assembly’s nonpartisan Legislative Analysis Division—say a loophole could allow the legislature to circumvent the veto whenever it wanted

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On the Upside, <i>Crazy Rich Asians</i> Is a Genuine Cultural Milestone. On the Downside, It's ... Not That Good?

On the Upside, Crazy Rich Asians Is a Genuine Cultural Milestone. On the Downside, It's ... Not That Good?

The overdue Asian-American-led rom-com opens in Triangle theaters this Friday, Aug. 17.

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