A mass murder of evil

The mystery of the motivation behind the machine-gun massacre in Las Vegas—59 dead and 527 wounded—may literally be a blank. Yes, a fill-i...

October 5th, 2017 |  


Median household income shoots up

Median household income shoots up

John Locke was wrong. You might be surprised to see the chairman of the John Locke Foundation make that admission, but venerating a historical figure ...

October 3rd, 2017 |  


They will do fine

They will do fine

When the guy described what he thought the world needs, I thought it was pretty insightful. Okay, the guy was me. But I still think it was pretty good...

October 1st, 2017 |  


I’m your American flag

I’ve been to the moon. I’ve been burned. But more often I’m honored. I’m your American flag.With thirteen stars for colonies c...

September 29th, 2017 |  


Property rights have economic payoff

Property rights have economic payoff

When North Carolina is competing with other states and nations for investment, business startups and expansions, and high-value professionals, we star...

September 29th, 2017 |  


Partisan decline is nothing new

Partisan decline is nothing new

In September, the GOP officially became the third-largest group of registered voters in North Carolina, as the number of unaffiliated voters surpassed...

September 26th, 2017 |  


What we’re looking for

What we’re looking for

“But I still haven’t found what I’m looking for.” You may recognize those words as the title of a hit song recorded by the roc...

September 24th, 2017 |  


Dividing countries was a mistake

Dividing countries was a mistake

At the close of World War Two, the winners (the Allies) divided Germany into east and west Germany, Korea into north and south Korea, and Vietnam into...

September 22nd, 2017 |  


Measuring American’s greatness

Measuring American’s greatness

There are several ways that a nation can measure its greatness including wealth and economic opportunity, military power, equality of justice, the edu...

September 21st, 2017 |  


Do you remember the Preamble

Do you remember the Preamble

Okay, let’s see if you remember it. It’s the Preamble to the U.S. Constitution. Sometime around middle school you were supposed to memoriz...

September 17th, 2017 |