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Apex St. bridge closing is about segregation

Melinda Ruley has cleverly obscured the race issue in her opinion piece (“Closing a bridge–and connecting two neighborhoods,” Independent, Sept. 15, 2004, durham/2004-09-15/ruley.html). First, by attempting to establish one point of view, hers and that adopted by the Forest Hills Neighborhood Association, as an incontrovertible aphorism of truth. Secondly, by clouding fundamental precepts of […]