Unschooling is for the future

Unschooling is for the future

Our current compulsory schooling model was created at the dawn of the Industrial Age. As factories replaced farm work and production moved swiftly out...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Legislature in need of reform

Legislature in need of reform

If there were one theme that defined North Carolina’s legislature this decade it would be that they are a body of reformers. Lawmakers have refo...

October 18th, 2017 |  


OUR VIEW: General Assembly can require schools to teach freedom, not censorship

OUR VIEW: General Assembly can require schools to teach freedom, not censorship

Student journalists at Evanston Township High School in Illinois explored a bill to legalize recreational marijuana use. Instead of praise for coverin...

October 18th, 2017 |  


LETTER: Rational gun debate is way past due

LETTER: Rational gun debate is way past due

To the editor:I would sleep easier if a Robert Lee was at the point of every U.S. gun purchase. He is a firearms professional who, I’m convinced...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Trump beats war drums for Iran

Trump beats war drums for Iran

President Trump has been notoriously inconsistent in his foreign policy. He campaigned on and won the presidency with promises to repair relations wit...

October 17th, 2017 |  


OUR VIEW: Take time this week to learn, understand free speech rights

OUR VIEW: Take time this week to learn, understand free speech rights

Halls of higher learning are becoming a refuge for the intellectually fragile and perpetually offended.A majority of American college students believe...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Taking Moral Monday to the rest of the US

Taking Moral Monday to the rest of the US

Is the Rev. William Barber, leader of North Carolina’s Moral Monday protests, going to take the movement to the rest of the country?Beginning in...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Boost facility funding from lottery

Boost facility funding from lottery

State Sen. Rick Horner can quip with the best of them. During a recent debate about school construction needs in North Carolina, the Wilson County law...

October 16th, 2017 |  


TAR HEEL VIEW: NCAA follows own rules, accepts UNC athletics didn’t break theirs

TAR HEEL VIEW: NCAA follows own rules, accepts UNC athletics didn’t break theirs

There was a mix of celebration and a sigh of relief emanating from Chapel Hill on Friday when news at last arrived that UNC’s vaunted athletics ...

October 13th, 2017 |  


America’s ‘slack’ gun laws

America’s ‘slack’ gun laws

America’s slack gun laws are a plague on the citizens of America. That sentence is what you could expect to hear out of the liberal Left, who ha...

October 13th, 2017 |