Talkin’ trash

Talkin’ trash

Every two months, North Carolinians throw away enough trash to fill dumpsters, lined back to back, across the entire length of Interstate 40. Our 10 m...

November 15th, 2017 |  


Is free speech in the US doomed?

Is free speech in the US doomed?

Crowds of students gathered at the University of California-Berkeley in September armed with protest signs and chanting, “Speech is violence! We...

November 15th, 2017 |  


OUR VIEW: Congress must restore teacher tax deduction

OUR VIEW: Congress must restore teacher tax deduction

Pop quiz: When teachers dig into threadbare pockets and purses to buy essential supplies for cash-starved classrooms, should the federal government de...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Tax credits help children, advance liberty

Tax credits help children, advance liberty

Shutting down the Department of Education and returning control of the education dollar to the American people is the key to improving education. The ...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Democrats: Fight Trump, not each other

Democrats: Fight Trump, not each other

North Carolina is not Virginia.And 2017 is not 2018 or 2020.But North Carolina Democrats and Republicans still watched what happened in our neighborin...

November 13th, 2017 |  


Why we fight for freedom

Why we fight for freedom

I’m a conservative without a conversion story. Plenty of others have such a tale — they read a certain book, had a certain teacher, or som...

November 13th, 2017 |  


American propaganda at its best

American propaganda at its best

Propaganda is not new. From the time people have been able to talk and comprehend one another’s words there has been propaganda. Propaganda, the...

November 9th, 2017 |  


When gunmen strike, you’re on your own

When gunmen strike, you’re on your own

Here is an often-used tactic to defend government police organizations from criticism. Whenever critics point out abusive tactics of police officers, ...

November 9th, 2017 |  


An ominous evening for NC Republicans

An ominous evening for NC Republicans

That loud sound you heard Tuesday night was Republicans in North Carolina gulping nervously as the election returns from across the state and across t...

November 9th, 2017 |  


Dress code crackdown was disruptive to students

Dress code crackdown was disruptive to students

Last week, parents and students received a phone call warning that there would be a “crackdown” on the school dress code. Little were they...

November 8th, 2017 |