John is a writer born and raised in Raleigh, N.C he has written about politics and International affairs since 2011. He previously worked for Examiner.com and is now a freelancer. In 2012 and 2014 he covered the United Nations General assembly meeting. He is also passionate about local affairs and what happens in Raleigh. All my articles.
From Slave Plantation To Playground: Raleigh’s Dix Park
As Raleigh developers partner with city leaders to “urbanize” South Saunders street, the people and history surrounding the Dorothea Dix park site is left behind.
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