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“I Take Great Solace in the Fact That I Will Be Dead Soon” (and Other Things Our Readers Told Us This Week)

Annexation, Silent Sam, etc.

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Fine, Let’s Argue About Silent Sam Some More (and Other Things Our Readers Told Us This Week)

“If a white person defaced or toppled an MLK stature, we would be arrested and put in prison for a hate crime!”

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Those Bird Scooters Suck (and Other Things Our Readers Told Us This Week)

Also: Is there really such a thing as affordable housing?

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Silent Sam Isn’t Really About Racism (and Other Things Our Readers Told Us This Week)

Also: UNC students are “pampered, smartphone-packing elitists”

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It’s the Media’s Fault Trump Is Mean to Us (and Other Things Our Readers Told Us This Week)

Also: Neglecting the working class has bitten us in the ass

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What the United Methodist Church Is Doing to Shepherd’s House Is Wrong—Or It’s Not (And Other Things Our Readers Told Us This Week)

“As to why the N.C. conference of the United Methodist Church—the equivalent of a diocese—has not been able to work something out with Shepherd’s House, I don’t understand.”

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The J20 Protests Wreaked Havoc on Washington, D.C. (And Other Things Our Readers Told Us This Week)

Also: Redeveloping DHA’s downtown properties is a bad idea, and we got suppli wrong

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It’s Our Fault The Lakewood and Baby Scratch Closed (And Other Things Our Readers Told Us)

This week’s comments and letters to the editor

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Somehow, Our Lighthearted Package on Train Travel Managed to Really Piss Some People Off

And other things we learned from our readers this week

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Perhaps We Shouldn’t Celebrate Judicial Candidates Who Advertise Their Reform Agendas

And other things our readers told us this week

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One More Round of Jordan Peterson Comments, Plus Some People Defend Chris Brown

And other things we learned from readers this week

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Jordan Peterson’s Bro Minions Would Like a Word With Us

We’re fascists who hate free speech and capitalism, and other fun things we learned this week!

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The Region Needs Light Rail and People Need to Stay Out of Jail

Our readers have opinions they would like to share

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The Durham Orange Light Rail Transit Project Is an Ego-Driven Boondoggle (and Other Things Our Readers Told Us)

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Light Rail, More Light Rail, and Whether Muslims and Christians Believe in the Same God

What we learned from readers this week

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The Flight Is Not White: Orange County Charter-School Parents Take Umbrage at Perceived Insinuations of Racial Motivations

They say they had other reasons to pull their kids from traditional schools

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Your Kids Are Social Experiments

And other pieces of wisdom from this week’s letters to the editor

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While Public School Teachers Rally for Respect, One Private School Headmaster Gets Arrested

Readers sound off on the week’s headlines

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Our Readers Have Lots of Thoughts on Duke Administrators Getting Two Joe Van Gogh Baristas Fired Over a Young Dolph Song

Some see racism at play. Others think the baristas should have been canned.

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Blessed Are the Gentrifiers: Readers Sound Off on the Old West Durham NPO and Big Pork

“God bless America and the rich pricks for which it stands.”

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...My-O`-My...That is terribly presumptuous on your part. …

by Mike PALADIN on “I Take Great Solace in the Fact That I Will Be Dead Soon” (and Other Things Our Readers Told Us This Week) (Letters to the Editor)

I think what the people tearing these statues down don't realize is.. they just gave the conservative right-wing media and …

by Edward Teach on Fine, Let’s Argue About Silent Sam Some More (and Other Things Our Readers Told Us This Week) (Letters to the Editor)

Well-stated, excellent article!

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NANCY TRIPOLI; RE; " the statue cannot be said to honor the soldiers"
...My-O`-My...That is terribly presumptuous on your part. …

by Mike PALADIN on “I Take Great Solace in the Fact That I Will Be Dead Soon” (and Other Things Our Readers Told Us This Week) (Letters to the Editor)

I think what the people tearing these statues down don't realize is.. they just gave the conservative right-wing media and …

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