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    Talking Politics

    posted October 28, 2004
    This weekend marks the end of NBC 17’s special pre-election coverage featuring Donna Martinez and her “At Issue” colleagues framing issues for local and statewide races. When complete, 40 pieces…
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    JLF on Election Night

    posted October 28, 2004
    John Hood and Donna Martinez will provide North Carolinians with election commentary Tuesday night. Hood will be part of the “NC Spin” radio coverage on 37 stations around the state.
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    More Exposure for Higher Ed Issues

    posted October 28, 2004
    The Duke University law student who wrote about the recent Pope Center conference for the Renew America web site, John Plecnik, has also published the piece on David Horowitz’s…
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    Another Home Run

    posted October 28, 2004
    Last week, Paul Chesser’s love for the Boston Red Sox was on display in the Raleigh New & Observer. On Monday, he turned his team’s come-from-behind league championship win over…
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    K-12 Education Update

    posted October 28, 2004
    Lindalyn Kakadelis continued the fall charter schools tour this week, speaking to the Banner Elk Kiwanis Club. While in the area, she visited Grandfather Academy. For a copy of the…
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    Amendment One Opposition Takes to the Sky

    posted October 21, 2004
    On Monday Chad Adams joined a contingent of officials opposed to Amendment One for a whirlwind airplane tour of North Carolina, holding press conferences in multiple locations to explain the…
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    Free Speech is a Political Litmus Test?

    posted October 21, 2004
    More than 100 people joined the Pope Center last Saturday for a daylong conference on academic freedom. The group grew to 130 for remarks by outspoken free speech advocate David…
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    UNC’s Core Curriculum Called “Callow”

    posted October 21, 2004
    We recently told you about the National Association of Scholars report on the lack of fundamental courses in the general education requirements of campuses in the UNC System. Now the…
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    Capitalizing on Charter School Report

    posted October 21, 2004
    Lindalyn Kakadelis took the fall education tour to Rutherford and Wilkes counties last week. At each stop, the NC Education Alliance’s new policy report and parents guide on charter schools…

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