NC SPIN Posts by John Hood

Cooper faces test on voter ID

To leap from challenging gerrymandered districts to questioning the very legitimacy of the elected General Assembly is to leap from high ground to quicksand.    Read More

by John Hood   |   6:40 p.m. yesterday

Marxism remains a dangerous idea

Under no circumstances should any government try to police the expression of ideas, even abhorrent ones. At the same time, when private individuals go beyond expressing their own views and attempt to use force to silence others — by engaging in trespass, vandalism, physical obstruction, or worse — they are no longer playing by the rules of a free society.    Read More

by John Hood   |   August 20, 2020