Daily Archives: March 1, 2017

Restoring the original meaning of ‘pursuit of happiness’

David French of National Review Online contrasts the American Founders’ vision of the “pursuit of happiness” with current conditions. The American republic was founded for a people who increasingly do not exist. It was founded to facilitate a dynamic culture — against the backdrop of war, the ultimate risk — to guarantee not safety andContinue Reading






National Review editor applauds efforts to target the administrative state

Rich Lowry‘s latest column at National Review Online urges policymakers to accept the challenge of tackling overgrowth within the federal bureaucracy. Steve Bannon blew a dog whistle for constitutional conservatives when he spoke of “deconstructing the administrative state” at the Conservative Political Action Conference. Although not everyone got the reference. Trump haters interpreted the lineContinue Reading






New Carolina Journal Online features

Sam Hieb reports for Carolina Journal Online on the continuing financial struggles of Greensboro’s International Civil Rights Museum. John Hood’s Daily Journal profiles Wilson’s Wesley Shelter, which combats domestic violence and homelessness.