Mitch Kokai

Senior Political Analyst

Posts by Mitch Kokai (page 8)

  • Big crackdown on Trump supporters

    Joy Pullmann of the Federalist warns of a campaign targeting those who have supported President Trump. We appear to be at the beginning of a massive crackdown on people who have supported Donald Trump, led by big tech and big media. These entities are making Trump into an…
    Mitch Kokai, January 12, 2021
  • Disputes about Trump divide GOP

    Katherine Doyle of the Washington Examiner discusses the impact President Trump is having on the Republican Party. As President Trump’s term comes to a screeching halt, he leaves behind a party split between MAGA loyalists and Republicans who are ready to turn the page on his presidency. “We’re…
    Mitch Kokai, January 12, 2021
  • American university ties to communist Chinese military

    Yuichiro Kakutani and Jack Beyrer of the Washington Free Beacon document a link between American universities and a top American adversary. Chinese military-linked entities, including those behind extensive cyber attacks and espionage, funneled at least $88 million into U.S. universities over the course of six years, according…
    Mitch Kokai, January 12, 2021
  • We all should agree: Violent riots are bad

    Robert VerBruggen of National Review Online explores a disturbing response to last week’s mob attack at the U.S. Capitol. This is not the most important observation that one might make after what happened last week, but it’s one that stands out to me: A lot of people seem…
    Mitch Kokai, January 12, 2021
  • America’s authoritarian foes respond

    Jimmy Quinn writes at National Review Online about the reaction to last week’s Capitol chaos from rogue regimes. The Capitol Hill mobs egged on by the president and his associates dealt the United States an unfathomable international embarrassment that doubled as a gift to its adversaries — one…
    Mitch Kokai, January 12, 2021
  • New Carolina Journal Online features

    Julie Havlak reports for Carolina Journal Online on John Locke Foundation experts’ predictions for the 2021 N.C. legislative session. The Daily Journal explains why one N.C. Supreme Court justice could play a key role in disputes involving government’s separation of powers.
    Mitch Kokai, January 12, 2021
  • Martin Center column examines student-athletes’ rights

    Shannon Watkins writes for the Martin Center about a recent plea to boost protection of college student-athletes’ rights. The fight to protect student-athletes’ rights has been a long uphill battle. The injustices that college athletes suffer at the hands of their academic institutions are many, including a shameless disregard…
    Mitch Kokai, January 11, 2021
  • Red-state governments must shine over next two years

    Stacey Lennox writes at about opportunities for state governments led by Republicans to protect people’s rights. Heads up, Greg Abbott, Brian Kemp, and every other Republican governor with a GOP legislature. A democrat trifecta at the federal level, like the one from 2009-2010, is now upon us.
    Mitch Kokai, January 11, 2021