Tag: lockdowns

Roy Cooper’s lockdowns: We’ve missed so much, but just wait ’til next year!

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By John Trump Raleigh, NC – Let’s try something new. New for me anyway. A different path, if you will.  Follow me and I’ll lead you, all the while trying to avoid the spooky, dilapidated house at the end of…

A little late night rambling about the epidemic

By Kevin Roche The human toll of this epidemic has been enormous, but it hasn’t been the virus and the disease ensues from infection that has caused the most harm, it is the self-inflicted global wound of lockdowns and other…

What is the coronavirus strategy?

By Kevin Roche This is my question of the day, amidst all the gnashing of teeth around the rise in cases in certain states. The initial strategy was close everything down and tell people to stay at home so that…

Progressive politicians hurt downtowns

by John Hood Raleigh, NC – Conventional wisdom has it that progressives champion urbanity and conservatives disdain it. There’s some truth to that. Progressives are far more likely than conservatives to prefer walkable, high-density communities over auto-dependent, detached-dwelling neighborhoods. Urban…