Editorials
215 results total, viewing 145 - 156
There is no other way to put this: Arming teachers in North Carolina classrooms is as bone-headed an idea this year as it was last year. And the year before. Small wonder a number of public school … more
For government to be of, by and for the people it must be out in front of the people. The theme for Sunshine Week 2019 is simply, “It’s your right to know.” The reason it’s your right to know … more
TAR HEEL EDITORS SPEAK OUT Body-worn cameras were supposed to serve as a silent witness in confrontations between police and civilians and usher in a new era of public confidence in law … more
Suicide is the second-leading cause of death for children in North Carolina from ages 10 to 17. That’s probably the most shocking conclusion of the recently released report on child health in … more
It was one of the deadliest years in the history of North Carolina’s prison system. Five prison employees were killed in two incidents at state prisons in 2017. Given the way our prisons were … more
The case was so clear-cut that all nine U.S. Supreme Court justices agreed: The Constitution’s prohibition on excessive fines applies to state and local governments, limiting their abilities to … more
A bill that would allow state officials to study performing mental health screenings on public school students has begun making its way through state legislative committees, the Journal’s Richard … more
TAR HEEL EDITORS SPEAK OUT Could the president known for his turbulent relationship with the media and strident criticism of negative news stories become a free-speech savior? In a bombshell … more
The abrupt end to President Donald Trump’s summit meeting with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un may strike some as a huge embarrassment for a president who portrays himself as the ultimate dealmaker. It … more
When I was 20 years old and living in Australia, my roommate persuaded me to go on a seven-day fast. I — someone who loves a buffet more than puppies on Christmas morning and who considers apple … more
A judge’s ruling last week that nullifies two amendments to the N.C. Constitution was the wrong solution to the right problems. And it should be overturned on appeal. One amendment requires … more
Whether he’s a big believer in the Constitution or just terrified of a President Bernie Sanders with unchecked power, U.S. Sen. Thom Tillis got it right Tuesday on President Trump’s so-called … more
« Prev | 1 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 18 | Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past year.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.