<![CDATA[Viewpoint |]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/ en-us Wed, 06 Dec 2017 12:09:27 EST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Wed, 06 Dec 2017 12:09:27 EST Viewpoint 60 ccarpenter@charlotteobserver.com(Cheryl Carpenter) The dirty little secret behind Charlotte’s failed Amazon bid http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article196226944.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 23 Jan 2018 17:02:25 EST By Keith Larson - Special to the Observer

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Education’s newest ‘innovation’ in poor schools is just moving chairs on the Titanic http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article196013524.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 22 Jan 2018 16:31:08 EST

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From Raleigh: Our city showed its strength by making the Amazon HQ2 cut http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article195648074.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 21 Jan 2018 10:54:00 EST http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article195648074.html Fraternities are popular, despite their problems http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article195667474.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 17:27:00 EST

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What makes illegal immigration different? http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article195668669.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 17:27:00 EST

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Personality tests are failing American workers http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article195668439.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 17:27:00 EST

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City Council member: Charlotte needs to be more transparent about its Amazon bid http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article195646884.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 19 Jan 2018 16:24:02 EST

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Laugh Attacks: Humorists’ comments on politics and public affairs http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article195646369.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 19 Jan 2018 16:21:47 EST http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article195646369.html Wrong on marijuana http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article195483429.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 18 Jan 2018 20:54:53 EST http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article195483429.html Tax cuts are paying off in N.C. already http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article195412589.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 18 Jan 2018 16:04:50 EST

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Cam Newton hit shows the NFL is still sending the wrong message on concussions http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article195125524.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 17 Jan 2018 13:48:41 EST By Hunt Batjer - Special to the Observer editorial board

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N.C. state legislators shouldn’t be fighting to preserve gerrymandering http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article195208419.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 17 Jan 2018 17:30:23 EST http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article195208419.html Islam provides some answers to our #metoo problems http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article194956804.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Jan 2018 16:12:26 EST

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I want to make sure my vote counts http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article194991544.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Jan 2018 18:16:03 EST http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article194991544.html Fear the pump: A tale of overbearing government http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article194451214.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 15 Jan 2018 13:26:00 EST

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Africa is sending us its best and brightest http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article194471939.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 13 Jan 2018 17:15:00 EST

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Hollywood, spare us the lectures on morality http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article194471634.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 13 Jan 2018 17:14:00 EST

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Trump is not the only threat to our democracy http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article194471404.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 13 Jan 2018 17:14:00 EST

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Why Mecklenburg County is suing opioid manufacturers http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article194443069.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 13 Jan 2018 06:00:00 EST

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‘Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free’ http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article194446664.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 13 Jan 2018 08:00:00 EST From the Observer editorial board

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Let’s link funding for a new Carolina Panthers stadium to another kind of housing http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article194233929.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 11 Jan 2018 16:00:04 EST By Jay Leach - Special to the Observer editorial board

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Federal government won’t act on climate change, so we will, 3 N.C. students say http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article194032784.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 10 Jan 2018 17:25:10 EST

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Are Trump and Republicans afraid of Oprah? They’re acting like it http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article193799849.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 09 Jan 2018 16:58:43 EST By Keith Larson – Special to the Observer editorial board

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The cost of low pay http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article193221344.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 07 Jan 2018 12:57:00 EST http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article193221344.html Congress fumbles tax fix to stadium subsidies http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article193273484.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 06 Jan 2018 10:02:00 EST

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My button’s bigger than yours http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article193274154.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 06 Jan 2018 12:04:00 EST

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Listen to the military on climate change http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article193273809.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 06 Jan 2018 11:03:00 EST

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The truth about licensing barbers, and others http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article193248909.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 06 Jan 2018 11:54:00 EST

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I was ready for a relaxing retirement. Then along came Donald Trump http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article193010264.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 04 Jan 2018 16:11:41 EST

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Lawmakers using tax dollars to settle sex claims? Let’s name names http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article192815779.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 03 Jan 2018 17:00:05 EST http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article192815779.html