Crime (page 8)

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    The Right AOC on Point: Response to Capitol violence from Big Tech, political Left causes concern

    John Locke Foundation CEO Amy Cooke, “The Right AOC,” condemns recent violence at the U.S. Capitol. She also shares her concerns about the response to the violence from Big Tech and the political Left. Contact Amy at [email protected] Follow her at https://www.facebook.com/TheRightAOC and https://twitter.com/TheRightAOC.
    Mitch Kokai, January 14, 2021
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    Tax preparers’ guilty pleas remind us of previous CJ investigation

    The U.S. Justice Department submits the following news release: Seven Charlotte, North Carolina tax return preparers pleaded guilty to conspiracy to defraud the United States by preparing and filing false tax returns, announced Principal Deputy Assistant General Richard E. Zuckerman of the Justice Department’s Tax Division, U.S. Attorney R. Andrew…
    Mitch Kokai, January 12, 2021
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    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
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    Julie Havlak reports for Carolina Journal Online on the role of learning pods in helping students struggling with online learning. Andrew Dunn reports the contrasting messages Gov. Roy Cooper and Lt. Gov. Mark Robinson delivered as they were sworn into office over the weekend. John Hood’s Daily…
    Mitch Kokai, January 11, 2021
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    Results of defunding the police

    Editors at the Washington Examiner document the impact of efforts to defund local police. Democratic politicians at every level, from President-elect Joe Biden down to local city councilmen, reacted to recent incidents of police misconduct by hastily encouraging or even joining in calls to “defund the police.” But…
    Mitch Kokai, January 6, 2021
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    This weekend on Carolina Journal Radio

    Despite evidence suggesting that in-school instruction is safe in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, teachers unions have urged school systems to keep brick-and-mortar school buildings closed. Teryr Stoops explores the unions’ approach during the next edition of Carolina Journal Radio. Jon Guze urges N.C. policymakers…
    Mitch Kokai, January 1, 2021
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    Poverty defense represents Seattle’s latest silliness

    Judicial Watch highlights the latest bad idea from one particularly loony left-coast city. Elected officials in a major U.S. city plan to pass a law that will allow thieves to sell items they steal if they do it to earn money for basic needs and trespassers to set…
    Mitch Kokai, December 21, 2020
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    This weekend on Carolina Journal Radio

    COVID-19 has produced devastating health and economic consequences. A new misery index attempts to place those consequences in perspective. Joseph Coletti explains the index for the next edition of Carolina Journal Radio. Terry Stoops dissects North Carolina’s latest teacher turnover report. You’ll hear highlights from the…
    Mitch Kokai, December 18, 2020