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    Intelligence agencies’ liberal bias decried

    Bill Gertz of the Washington Free Beacon details a disturbing assessment of U.S. intelligence agencies. The CIA and other U.S. intelligence agencies have become bastions of political liberals and the pro-Democratic Party views of intelligence personnel have increased under President Donald Trump, according to a journal article by…
    Mitch Kokai, April 19, 2019
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    Norman Podhoretz changes tune on Trump

    Scott Morefield of the Daily Caller explores interesting observations from the “founder of neoconservatism.” Commentary magazine editor-at-large Norman Podhoretz, once a staunch opponent of President Donald Trump and much of what he campaigned on, described how he slowly changed his mind on immigration, Trump and a host of…
    Mitch Kokai, April 19, 2019
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    The party of fear

    Kyle Smith of National Review Online challenges left-of-center pundit Ezra Klein’s assertions about the Republican Party. He believes conservatives are getting driven off the rails by fears of black people and Muslims and documentation-challenged immigrants and maybe feminists and abstract art. Going back a bit, we had an…
    Mitch Kokai, April 19, 2019
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    Lowry points out key problem for Democrats who aren’t socialists

    Rich Lowry‘s latest Politico column offers condolences to Democratic Party leaders. Speaker Nancy Pelosi, miraculously transformed over the past few months into a relatively moderate Democratic elder stateswoman, has understandably been pushing back against the notion that she leads a socialist party defined by a few radicals in…
    Mitch Kokai, April 19, 2019
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    This weekend on Carolina Journal Radio

    School districts across the state must decide again this year how to cope with a planned teacher union walkout in May. Terry Stoops analyzes the May 1 union action for the next edition of Carolina Journal Radio. Donald van der Vaart explains why government-mandated solar energy contracts…
    Mitch Kokai, April 19, 2019
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    Kari Travis reports for Carolina Journal Online on the controversy surrounding anti-Semitic comments at a recent UNC-Chapel Hill conference. Andy Taylor’s Daily Journal laments the apparent lack of concern about the federal government’s $22 trillion debt.
    Mitch Kokai, April 19, 2019
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    Sounds Reasonable to Me

    In a thoughtful review of a Eric Kaufmann’s Whiteshift: Populism, Immigration, and the Future of White Majorities, National Review’s Robert VerBruggen offers a sensible, middle of the road position on immigration:  The current immigration system is a complete disaster. We hand out a million…
    Jon Guze, April 18, 2019
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    An ‘affirmative duty of care to preserve the life of infants’

    Article 1, Section 1 of the North Carolina State Constitution holds that all persons are "endowed by their Creator with certain inalienable rights; that among these are life, liberty, the enjoyment of the fruits of their own labor, and the pursuit of happiness."
    Jon Sanders, April 18, 2019