Campus Voices: James Holbrook

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Free Speech, enshrined in the first amendment of the Bill of Rights, is a right for every American. In a public university, free speech should not be censored. However, college campuses are not what they used to be like…and lawmakers are catching on to the fact. Legislators in the North…

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Campus Voices: Jocelyn Ganzert

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The right to free speech has long been a cornerstone of academic freedom and higher learning. Our lawmakers in Raleigh have proposed legislation that would protect and preserve free speech on college and university campuses across the state. It is about time. In 1967, the Kalven Committee Report, a report…

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Campus Voices: Chelsea McBay

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Free speech is a simple concept. Lawmakers in Raleigh understand that free speech is under attack on college campuses across the state. Because of their bold leadership, a bill has been proposed that would protect and preserve free speech on public college and university campuses. Each person has a right…

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Campus Voices: Megan Cooke

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Ironically, while the liberal students at University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill tout strong opinions of diversity and open mindedness, they vilify anyone who diverges from their way of thought. FIRE (Foundations for Individual Rights in Education) has rated UNC-Chapel Hill as the only green light public university in North Carolina….

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Campus Voices: Joe Warta

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Our elected officials in Raleigh have proposed legislation in the North Carolina House and Senate that would protect and preserve free speech on public universities. This legislation could change so many campuses in North Carolina. As the president of the Young Americans for Liberty chapter at Wake Technical Community College,…

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Campus Voices: Trey Blood

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Lawmakers in Raleigh have introduced a bill in the North Carolina House and Senate (HB527 and SB507) that would protect and preserve free speech on public college campuses. Campuses are not what they used to be like. Free speech rights are under attack, but often when people oppose free speech,…

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Campus Voices: Michael Desantis

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Growing up in the counterculture of conservatism, I have noticed an effort by certain groups to silence dissenting opinions. Being a college student I see first-hand the attacks on free speech. Not until I got to campus did I realize how bad the problem was. Lawmakers in the North Carolina…

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NC Craft Breweries Fight Barrel Caps

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Change is brewing in North Carolina’s 100 counties. The number of craft breweries in North Carolina has nearly tripled since 2010; the North Carolina Craft Brewers Guild estimates there are now more than 200 independent breweries across the state. This growing industry employs nearly 10,000 North Carolinians. But while North…

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