Op-Ed

Opinion

Grief can be a positive emotion

Brenda James of Durham says everyone grieves in their own way. If we accept the love around us we sometimes can turn that grief into a positive emotion, shorten the pain and find the strength to move forward.

Opinion

When the Confederacy lost Chapel Hill

Activists pulled a Confederate statue off its pedestal. In excerpts from enslaved people’s narratives, journalist Mike Ogle reports how the Civil war pulled Chapel Hill’s white ruling class from its pedestal.