Tag: John Locke Foundation

A (not-so) civil war in Pope-land?

THAT is what it is looking like.  Gazillionaire Art Pope has his hand — and cash — behind an awful lot of things political that are purportedly conservative.  The John Locke Foundation and The Civitas Institute are two examples.  You…

#ncpol: John Locke, neutered?

I’ve had my suspicions about what HAS or HAS NOT been going on within the John Locke Foundation lately.  The so-called hotbed of free market thought in North Carolina has been — lately — championing things like reparations and the…

The cost of government

There is a lot of hubbub about the state budget right now.  We’re hearing  a lot from county and city officials moaning about how hard it is to do business without x-amount of dollars from the state. We thought it…

Quality over Quantity: the key to public schools success

I just love it when liberals prove us right.  The Center for American Progress — A Soros-funded far-left think tank — recently released a study breaking down by jurisdiction each school system’s return on investment (ROI).  Their findings?  The schools with…