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Hate Groups in North Carolina

What is a hate group? For the most part, the question answers itself. However, they do come in all different shapes and sizes, with a variety of flavors, philosophies, theories and fairytales. To determine specifically how a person ends up in a far fringe hate group would require far more space than what we have […]

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Touring the Triangle

The Raleigh State Capitol building is one of the best examples of Greek Style Revival architecture in the United States.  Around the turn of the 20th century Durham was a nationally known hub of successful Black entrepreneurs.  Downtown Chapel Hill becomes a bustling hub of nightlife on the weekends.  COVID-19 Pandemic numbers are down substantially […]

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Holding Space

A rainbow spectrum of birds and floral patterns cover the wall, each steeped with symbolism of hope, love, joy and strength to name a few. It is bookmarked by portraits of Leo Street and Ken Isaac, two young people from TOY’s programs who participated in the workshops.

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Anniversary of Lesbian Couple’s Death Leaves Spotlight on Wilmington Police

April 15, 2020 was the last day that Stephanie Mayorga and her fiancée, Paige Escalera, were seen alive. The couple was classified as “missing persons” for 19 days after their fatal car accident. Over a year after this tragedy, the Wilmington Police Department (WPD) is still being scrutinized for its massive delay in finding the women’s bodies.