Culture and Society (page 26)

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    Wow. From Our Friends at Cato.

    Take a look at the Cato 2017 Free Speech and Tolerance Survey, a new national poll of 2,300 U.S. adults. The results are troubling to say the least.
    Donna Martinez, October 31, 2017
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    Blind spots

    Ken Stern, the former CEO of National Public Radio, spent a year getting to know the rest of America. He explains what he learned in the New York Post and a new book. An NPR reporter responded that NPR isn’t really a liberal bubble. As if on…
    Joseph Coletti, October 26, 2017
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    Are You Popular? Find Out Why It’s a Powerful Attribute

    Mitch Prinstein, John Van Seters distinguished professor and director of clinical psychology at UNC-Chapel Hill, shares key themes from his book, Popular: The Power of Likability in a Status-Obsessed World. Prinstein offered these comments during an interview for Carolina Journal Radio. WATCH.
    Donna Martinez, October 26, 2017
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    Writing For National Review: JLF Senior Fellow Garland Tucker’s Thought-Provoking Piece On Europe

    What is happening in Europe, and where is it headed? JLF Senior Fellow Garland Tucker writes a thoughtful and thought-provoking piece for national review.com. It begins: During my recent vacation to Scotland, the National Centre for Social Research released a major new survey, which documented the continuing decline of…
    Donna Martinez, October 21, 2017
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    WORLD Magazine’s Marvin Olasky To Speak In Raleigh

    In case you’d like to attend, Marvin Olasky, editor-in-chief of WORLD Magazine, will appear in Raleigh on Monday, October 23, 7:30 p.m. at the Church of the Apostles in Raleigh. The event is free and open to the public. His speech is entitled, “on Speaking Christianly Into a Skeptical and…
    Donna Martinez, October 18, 2017
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    Profiting off connections is expensive

    Federal income taxes get more complicated as people earn more. Do some independent work and you have to estimate your taxes, and file a Section C and a Section SE. Put money in or use money from a Health Savings Account, file more forms. Earn money from your investments, file another form…
    Joseph Coletti, October 9, 2017
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    The Aftermath of Disaster and the Power of the Individual

    “NC Spin” host Tom Campbell asked the panel a question that’s on the mind of many this week: Why does it take a natural disaster to bring us together? WATCH.
    Donna Martinez, September 11, 2017
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    Mitch Kokai Looks at Antifa Violence at Berkeley

    Did you miss “Front Row?” JLF’s Mitch Kokai delved into recent violence from the left-wing Antifa group in Berkeley, Calif. Kokai offered these comments during the Sept. 1, 2017, edition of UNC-TV’s “Front Row with Marc Rotterman.” WATCH here.
    Donna Martinez, September 5, 2017