• Opinion Article

    History repeats itself

    My undergraduate degree is in journalism, and my graduate degree is in history. That just means I’m interested in the history of journalism.   In our constitutional republic, the importance of a free and honest press and informed citizenry can’t be overstated. As I look at the state…

  • CJ Exclusives

    Poll: NC voters favor right-to-work and limits on government spending

    A Civitas poll out Thursday, May 13, finds North Carolina voters are growing sightly in their support for  Republicans in the N.C. legislature, and decreasing slightly in their support of legislative Democrats. If the election were held today, 48% of those polled said they would support the Republican candidate, up…

  • CJ Opinion

    Remove barriers instead of erecting new ones

    Have you ever noticed how social reformers often want new government regulations to do away with behavior and outcomes that past government regulations helped create? For as much as they talk about the greed of capitalists and the power of government to change society, they seem to miss that people…

  • Opinion Article

    Can Biden resist deeper attacks on capitalism?

    Much has already been written about Joe Biden’s presidency. His plans that will expand the size and scope of the federal government receive the most attention. Biden quickly pushed a $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package through Congress, despite unanimous Republican opposition. This was on top of $3 trillion of relief…