• John Locke Update

    Stay Vigilant in the Fight Against Red Tape

    June 21, 2018
    A new look at rule-making activity in North Carolina shows that regulation, as the old beach tee puts it, keeps on truckin’. In past years, the John Locke Foundation published…
  • John Locke Update

    Does Government Spending Expand the Economy?

    June 20, 2018
    There is a simple equation that every first-semester student in macroeconomics learns. It is the equation for measuring gross domestic product or GDP. GDP is used to measure the size…
  • John Locke Update

    Putting a Limit on Government Spending

    June 15, 2018
    Large majorities of North Carolina voters support enshrining additional rights and responsibilities in the state constitution in the latest polling by the Civitas Institute. Three-quarters of respondents said people should…
  • John Locke Update

    Are Teachers Mad or Satisfied? It Depends Who Asks

    June 13, 2018
    This month, the New Teacher Center released results from the 2018 North Carolina Teacher Working Conditions Survey.  The survey is conducted every two years and captures the opinions of…
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    Christian Miller

    June 10, 2018
    Christian B. Miller is the A. C. Reid Professor of Philosophy at Wake Forest University. He is the Philosophy Director of the Beacon Project (www.moralbeacons.org), funded by a $3.9…