Mitch Kokai

Senior Political Analyst

Posts by Mitch Kokai (page 4)

  • Free markets versus China’s statist system

    H.R. McMaster offers National Review Online readers an important economic contrast. The CCP views its centralized, statist economic system as bestowing advantages, especially the ability to successfully coordinate efforts across government, business, academia, and the military. And it views America’s and other nations’ decentralized, free-market economic systems as…
    Mitch Kokai, September 25, 2020
  • Delaware could offer a preview of a Biden-led America

    Zoe Callaway warns National Review Online readers about the potential impact of turning over the federal governments’ reins to Delaware Democrat Joe Biden. At the Democratic National Convention, presidential hopeful Joe Biden told the audience, “This is a life-changing election. This will determine what America is going to…
    Mitch Kokai, September 25, 2020
  • This weekend on Carolina Journal Radio

    North Carolina’s U.S. Senate race between incumbent Republican Thom Tillis and Democratic challenger Cal Cunningham could help determine which party controls that chamber for the next two years. Rick Henderson highlights key developments in the hotly contested race for the next edition of Carolina Journal Radio.
    Mitch Kokai, September 25, 2020
  • New Carolina Journal Online features

    Lindsay Marchello of Carolina Journal Online keeps tabs on the controversial lawsuit settlement involving the N.C. State Board of Elections and absentee ballots. Amy Cooke’s Daily Journal explains why she’s a “judiciary junkie.”…
    Mitch Kokai, September 25, 2020
  • The Right AOC on Point: Democrats collude to throw out absentee ballot protections

    John Locke Foundation CEO Amy Cooke, “The Right AOC,” explains how Democratic politicians and left-wing activists colluded to destroy rules that safeguard integrity of N.C. absentee ballots. Contact Amy at [email protected] Follow her at and
    Mitch Kokai, September 24, 2020
  • Elevating pro athletes has hurt America today

    Sports columnist Jason Whitlock devotes the latest edition of Hillsdale College’s Imprimis to a key failure of American sports. Nearly 30 years ago, in a 1993 Nike commercial, professional basketball legend Charles Barkley fired the first shot at the “role model” concept popularized by Columbia University sociologist Robert…
    Mitch Kokai, September 24, 2020
  • Supreme Court battle to be influenced by recent history

    James Antle of the Washington Examiner looks into key factors that will help guide the upcoming Supreme Court nomination fight. The looming battle over President Trump’s third Supreme Court nominee will be colored by lingering bad blood over past confirmation fights, as both Democrats and Republicans have been…
    Mitch Kokai, September 24, 2020
  • Family support important during COVID-19 pandemic

    Charles Fain Lehman of the Washington Free Beacon highlights mixed news about the coronavirus pandemic’s impact on American families. Americans are turning to their husbands and wives for support amid a nationwide pandemic that reveals the importance of strong families, results from a new survey suggest. Results from…
    Mitch Kokai, September 24, 2020