Tag: liberals

We saw it coming—the polarization that has led bitter and bloody divisions

by Wallace Kaufman Newport, OR – We saw it coming—the polarization that has led bitter and bloody divisions. Well, a few saw it coming, many should have, and others just ignored it. An article in the current Smithsonian on public…

Liberal college towns? Tell us something we don’t know

by Bob Luebke This week’s Chronicle of Higher Education offers more evidence to substantiate the assertion that big college towns are largely populated by liberals.  Not that we needed any. In an analysis of last week’s election results., Chronicle editors…

Duke Energy powers liberals’ causes too

Occupy Winston-Salem

by Taylor Kish Pittsboro, NC – So you want to beat on Duke Energy as some big, evil corporation which does not care about anything but profits at our expense? What drivel. Duke Energy and every other power company in…

Moral claims don’t persuade

Tolerant Liberal

By John Hood Raleigh, NC – In nearly three decades of writing a syndicated column on North Carolina politics and government, I’ve always received reader response. Back in the day, I’d get an occasional phone call or personal letter, but…