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Stanley Robboy: Where the real blame for Mideast discord lies

In her recent guest column Eleanor Kinnaird, the former mayor of Carrboro, wrote about the “suffering of the Palestinian people.” They do suffer, but let us look to the persons at blame. The book “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” had it right: When children misbehave, the responsibility lies on the parents. When a people suffer, why does not the problem lie on the parents, in this case the Hamas government, and for that matter Hezbollah and the muhlahs running Iran?

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Carrboro board member voices problems with greenway plan

Carrboro town board member Randee Haven-O'Donnell explains her problems with the Bolin Creek Greenway's 1B section.
Elliott Warnock ewarnock@newsobserver.com
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Protesters disrupt UNC Board of Governors meeting that was moved due to security concerns 03:27

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