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    Higher Education Presentation from James G. Martin Center’s Jenna Robinson: Free and open to the public

    Tomorrow evening, James G. Martin Center president Jenna Robinson presents “Two Big Challenges In Higher Education” at Carolina Country Club (2500 Glenwood Avenue, Raleigh) from 6pm – 7:30 pm. “Many problems exist in modern American higher education, but two trends undercut the value of liberal education itself: declining academic standards…
    Anna Manning, September 17, 2018
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    Shaftesbury Society is Back: CON Laws and Healthcare Monopolies: A Doctor’s Perspective

    Shaftesbury Society is back from summer break and you don’t want to miss our first speaker, North Carolina surgeon, Dr. Gajendra Singh. Dr. Singh opened an imaging center to provide safe, affordable imaging services to patients at transparent prices. He is allowed to have an X-ray machine, ultrasound machines, and…
    Anna Manning, September 4, 2018
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    Don’t Forget: Shaftesbury Society resumes September 10th

    The John Locke Foundation’s Shaftesbury Society meetings will resume on September 10th.  You don’t want to miss our first meeting next Monday – Dr. Singh will join us to discuss implications of certificate of need laws and the importance of competition in the healthcare industry. Dr. Singh has a current…
    Anna Manning, August 23, 2018
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    Next Shaftesbury Event: The Character Gap

    This Monday, July 30th at noon – The Character Gap: How Good Are We and How Can We Become Better People? Be sure to join us for the last Shaftesbury event of the summer before we pick up again in September. Most of us would say that we may not…
    Anna Manning, July 24, 2018
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    Monday at JLF: The Curbside Chat

    Next Shaftesbury event – join us at the John Locke Foundation Monday, July 23rd at noon. Our roads are deteriorating. Our state and local governments are in debt. No matter how much we increase them, our taxes aren’t enough to fix it all. And no one seems to be able…
    Anna Manning, July 17, 2018
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    Noon Today at JLF: The Balanced Truths about CO2, H2O, and Climate Change

    Next Monday, July 16th at noon – join us for a presentation by Bill Lynch on CO2, H2O, and climate change. CO2, O2, H2O, and N2 all serve crucial functions. CO2’s only bad behavior is that it does not get flushed in the same way as does H2O. In this…
    Anna Manning, July 10, 2018
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    Next Shaftesbury: Homegrown NC Tomato Sandwiches and the Legislative Short Session

    This is a Shaftesbury event you don’t want to miss! Join us Monday, July 9th at noon. Now that lawmakers have called it a day, come celebrate summer with a juicy tomato sandwich, served up with a tasty side of sassy stories from the legislative short session. Becki Gray will…
    Anna Manning, July 2, 2018
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    Today, Noon at JLF. Join Us In Person or Live on Facebook

    The North Carolina Opportunity Scholarship Program provides state-funded private school vouchers worth up to $4,200 to eligible K-12 students. This Monday, June 25th, at the John Locke Foundation Anna Egalite and Stephen Porter — members of the NC State research team — will discuss their latest research. Their research involved…
    Anna Manning, June 20, 2018