Mitch Kokai

Senior Political Analyst

Posts by Mitch Kokai (page 6)

  • This weekend on Carolina Journal Radio

    Legal action has shined a spotlight on a controversy involving a multimillion-dollar N.C. Medicaid contract. Donald van der Vaart analyzes the controversy on the next edition of Carolina Journal Radio. Joseph Coletti explains why he believes Gov. Roy Cooper’s approach to post-COVID-19 budget issues has been…
    Mitch Kokai, June 26, 2020
  • New Carolina Journal Online features

    Kari Travis reports for Carolina Journal Online on a watered-down patient visitation bill. John Trump’s Daily Journal labels Gov. Roy Cooper’s response to the pandemic inconsistent aand unacceptable.
    Mitch Kokai, June 26, 2020
  • The Right AOC on Point: Protesters exhibit ignorance of American history

    John Locke Foundation CEO Amy Cooke, “The Right AOC,” highlights protesters’ apparent ignorance of American history. Contact Amy at [email protected] Follow her at and
    Mitch Kokai, June 25, 2020
  • A Venezuelan’s warning about toppling statues

    Monica Showalter writes at the American Thinker about one foreign-born observer’s interesting reaction to the toppling of American statues. Think it can’t happen here? It can happen here. That’s the warning from a young woman from Venezuela, who has seen the statue-topplings before – and the street renamings,…
    Mitch Kokai, June 25, 2020
  • Christians and Black Lives Matter

    Joshua Lawson of the Federalist ponders churches’ responses to recent protests that have sparked riots and looting across the country. As churches across America restart in-person services, Christians and their pastors are feeling the heat. The “heat,” however, is not from the lack of air conditioning in the…
    Mitch Kokai, June 25, 2020
  • Trump might have a ‘Biden problem’

    James Antle of the Washington Examiner explains why former Vice President Joe Biden presents a different challenge for President Trump than the one he faced in 2016. Presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden may not be moving much, but he’s proving a tougher target for President Trump than his…
    Mitch Kokai, June 25, 2020
  • NYT chooses partisanship over objectivity

    Andrew Stiles of the Washington Free Beacon highlights the New York Times‘ decision to abandon basic journalistic principles. The New York Times continues to shake up its editorial page after the resignation of James Bennet, the opinion editor who angered many of his former colleagues by publishing an…
    Mitch Kokai, June 25, 2020
  • History versus ‘moral’ history

    Dan McLaughlin writes for National Review Online about problems associated with so-called “moral” history. Here is something Congresswoman Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez said this week: “Latinos are black. . . . We have to have conversations around ‘colorism,’ and we have to have conversations around the African and indigenous roots…
    Mitch Kokai, June 25, 2020