In the arms of the angel – Jesse James DeConto

The spiritual writer Margaret Applegarth told the story of a Quaker who traveled to Poland at the height of the Nazi occupation. He opened a soup kitchen for the hungry and stitched apparel for the under-clothed.

Religious liberals fighting for their faith

Across the country, religious leaders whose politics fall to the left of center, and who used to shun the political arena, are getting involved – and even recruiting political candidates – to fight back against President Donald Trump’s policies on immigration, health care, poverty and the environment.

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Videos

This man wants to raise $1 million to help people facing prostate cancer

Sam Poley, creator of "Give 1 For Dad," talks about the campaign which is trying to raise at least $1 million for a clinical trial that will benefit the Duke Cancer Institute. He explains how prostate cancer has impacted his life, a new treatment and calls for support.
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This man wants to raise $1 million to help people facing prostate cancer 2:42

This man wants to raise $1 million to help people facing prostate cancer

NC public schools enrollment drops, while home, charter and private schools gain 2:00

NC public schools enrollment drops, while home, charter and private schools gain

Full Frame's 'School of Doc' visited by Oscar-winning documentary filmmaker 1:17

Full Frame's 'School of Doc' visited by Oscar-winning documentary filmmaker

It took a Chapel Hill man more than a decade to build this 32-foot sailboat in his backyard 0:38

It took a Chapel Hill man more than a decade to build this 32-foot sailboat in his backyard