NC Spin Articles

Teacher walkout shortchanges students

Terry Stoops writes in Carolina Journal that closing schools just days after students returned from a week of spring break does more harm than good, especially in struggling rural counties    Read More

May 2, 2019

The Scott family - part 2

Former columnist Rob Christensen has written the authoritative biography of perhaps the most politically influential families in our state. This column follows Bob Scott into the Governor's mansion.    Read More

by D. G. Martin   |   May 2, 2019

Respond wisely to offensive speech

A recent conference at UNC Chapel Hill has been criticized for anti-semitic views expressed, but this could be a teachable moment about freedom of speech on public property.    Read More

by John Hood   |   April 25, 2019

Victories for the swamp

Political strategist Carter Wrenn, in Talking about Politics, says State Treasurer Dale Folwell got whacked by the swamp.    Read More

April 25, 2019

The Democrats running in NC-03

Thomas Mills, in his Politics NC blog, says Tuesday's primary election to replace the late Walter Jones promises to be interesting. Can Democrats capture a seat?    Read More

April 25, 2019