Source Archives: John Locke Foundation

  • Government shutdown? Trump plans to blame the Dems

    Pete Kasperowicz of the Washington Examiner highlights the president’s approach to a possible partial federal government shutdown. President Trump on Thursday made it clear he’s prepared to blame a possible government shutdown on Democrats, who he ...

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  • Taking on ‘handmaid hysteria’

    Heather Wilhelm uses a National Review Online column to rebut wild-eyed commentators who believe today’s America resembles the dystopia described in Margaret Atwood’s Handmaid’s Tale. Sheesh. You’d think that, as a woman, ...

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  • The politics of ‘hate speech’ charges

    Scott Greer writes at the Daily Caller about the political motivations underlying charges of “hate speech.” “Hate speech” has risen to the fore of public debate recently thanks to the turmoil surrounding Ann Coulter’s ...

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  • Ending the corporate income tax

    Kevin Williamson explains at National Review Online why President Trump should take an even bolder step in addressing the federal corporate income tax. Donald Trump’s tax plan calls for reducing the corporate-income tax to 15 percent. That’s ...

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  • Gboro performing arts center breaks ground….

    Local and state dignitaries—watch Gov. Roy Cooper’s comments below—gathered in downtown Greensboro to (finally) break ground on the Steven Tanger Center for the Performing Arts: The ceremony followed a special Greensboro City Council meeting ...

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  • An official state … spider?

    If House Bill 595, which has already passed the House, is enacted, North Carolina will become the second state in the nation to recognize an official state spider. South Carolina is the only state ...

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  • Russian stooge? Fascist? Bloomberg columnist sees no evidence

    Eli Lake devotes a Bloomberg column to the common concerns among left-of-center partisans that President Trump will use the nation’s highest elected office to do Russia’s bidding or to install a fascist regime. Before Donald Trump ...

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  • Placing the blame for the Clinton FBI probe on the candidate herself

    As some Democrats continue to lament the impact of an FBI investigation on the outcome of the 2016 presidential election, David French of National Review Online reminds them who they should blame. It was all Hillary Clinton’s fault. All ...

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  • The anti-scientific approach of some science zealots

    Ben Shapiro explains at National Review Online how some purported advocates of science deviate from basic scientific principles. On Saturday, leftists around the nation took to the streets to sound off about their new religion: Science™! No, not testable ...

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  • Trump and ‘strategic patience’

    That’s how James Antle describes the president’s approach to his domestic priorities in a Washington Examiner column. The new White House has given up on strategic patience when it comes to foreign affairs, but on domestic ...

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