North Carolinians continue to show strong support the Opportunity Scholarship program. The March Civitas Poll found 68 percent of respondents favor the program (24 percent oppose). See Education poll questions: March 2015 Release Crosstabs education. Support for the program is visible across geographical regions, party registration and race. The program received favorable ratings across all […]
That's the description the radical left-wing rag IndyWeek gave to the Civitas Institute's new project: Mapping the Left (MTL). MTL is an online resource connecting the dots and exposing the massive, well-funded army of left-wing advocacy groups clamoring for expanded government and an erosion of our freedoms. Click here to read the article introducing the MTL […]
Civitas Review will be on a short break over the holidays. We will resume regular blogging on Monday, Jan. 5, 2015. Have a happy holiday season and safe New Year!
The reason why I helped write the standards and the reason why I am here today is that as a white male in society I am given a lot of privilege that I didn't earn. Those are the words of Professor David Pook, a history professor at Granite State College in New Hampshire. Pook was […]
Do you want to know if a local candidate supports or opposes Common Core Standards? The Raleigh Chamber – a strong proponent of Common Core Standards — has published responses to candidate surveys on its web site. Candidates who chose to reply are posted. It should be noted that not all candidates submitted replies. Although […]