• John Locke Update

    Education Takes Center Stage

    posted October 7, 2004
    NCEA Director Lindalyn Kakadelis spent a busy week responding to media interest in education policy. The charter school report, Innovation in Education, was the topic of interviews with Charlotte…
  • John Locke Update

    Redistribution of Wealth Still Attracts Liberals

    posted October 7, 2004
    George Leef couldn’t resist responding to the tired and flawed rhetoric offered by Jim Leutze in Metro Magazine. Leutze wrote in the September issue that if libertarians had their way…
  • John Locke Update

    Is UNC-CH Discriminating?

    posted October 7, 2004
    For weeks, Jon Sanders has been writing about the legal dispute between UNC-Chapel Hill and the Christian fraternity it “derecognized,” Alpha Iota Omega (AIO). His analysis has been published in…
  • John Locke Update

    Amendment One Fight

    posted October 7, 2004
    On Monday Chad Adams participated in a Raleigh press conference hosted by the state chapter of Americans for Prosperity, in which a number of groups and individuals declared their opposition…
  • John Locke Update

    CJ Reporting on Incentives Reaps Benefit

    posted October 7, 2004
    We’ve told you previously about the many media stories generated by Paul Chesser’s reporting on the “cash cow” presentation created by Ernst & Young to give lobbyists tips on tapping…
  • John Locke Update

    Hitting the Big Time

    posted September 30, 2004
    Recently we told you about Jon Sanders’ Wall Street Journal piece, and now the Pope Center has scored several more important media hits via commentaries by George Leef and Shannon…
  • John Locke Update

    Hey, That Person Makes Too Much Money!

    posted September 30, 2004
    That’s the common complaint NC State economics professor Mike Walden says he hears regularly from callers when he appears on radio. It usually occurs in relation to a professional athlete…
  • John Locke Update

    Charter Tour Visits Hotbed of Education Reform

    posted September 30, 2004
    Residents of Orange County – where the controversy over potential merger of its two school districts and the resulting tax increase to some residents is driving the race for county…
  • John Locke Update

    Dodging the Real Story Behind the Draft

    posted September 30, 2004
    You know the election is looming when pundits and bloggers start fussing about a possible draft under a second term of George W. Bush. But Raleigh talk show host Captain…

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