<![CDATA[Taylor Batten Opinion Column |]]> https://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/taylor-batten/ 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 Taylor Batten 60 ccarpenter@charlotteobserver.com(Cheryl Carpenter) Filing for judges opens Monday. 'Katie, bar the door.' https://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/taylor-batten/article213259624.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 15 Jun 2018 15:56:43 EDT

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For bedrock conservatives, an alternative to the Republican Party https://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/taylor-batten/article212838674.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 08 Jun 2018 18:02:54 EDT

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In Pittenger-McCready race, who would dish out the stress? https://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/taylor-batten/article208187784.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 07 Apr 2018 06:00:00 EDT

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Free speech collides with patients’ rights at Charlotte abortion clinic https://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/taylor-batten/article204377824.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 10 Mar 2018 05:58:00 EST

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Competitive elections at last? Not so fast https://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/taylor-batten/article203099294.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 02 Mar 2018 13:16:48 EST

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Why can’t minorities get over race? Here’s why https://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/taylor-batten/article199390524.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 10 Feb 2018 12:54:00 EST

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Is Andy Dulin in trouble? A look at how redistricting matters https://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/taylor-batten/article194360084.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Jan 2018 11:06:17 EST

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A more-polished Anthony Foxx had the room buzzing https://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/taylor-batten/article193223874.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 05 Jan 2018 15:42:59 EST

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Kevin Siers had a ball in 2017 https://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/taylor-batten/article191264194.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 29 Dec 2017 10:16:00 EST

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Jennifer Roberts offers candid look at her time as Charlotte mayor https://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/taylor-batten/article187548523.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 01 Dec 2017 13:45:16 EST

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Here’s what Charlotte’s bid to Amazon left out https://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/taylor-batten/article182527186.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 03 Nov 2017 12:24:09 EDT

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Cam, Jourdan and how hard it is to forgive https://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/taylor-batten/article177511886.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 07 Oct 2017 07:00:00 EDT

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Just how much should we criticize Trump? https://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/taylor-batten/article176227496.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 30 Sep 2017 06:33:00 EDT

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We in Charlotte were blind, now we see. Now what? https://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/taylor-batten/article174889451.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 23 Sep 2017 07:30:00 EDT

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Jennifer Roberts just made Kenny Smith’s life a whole lot harder https://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/taylor-batten/article173248266.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 14 Sep 2017 07:08:33 EDT

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First, Brooklyn was paved over; is Marshall Park next? https://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/taylor-batten/article168068292.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 18 Aug 2017 18:10:42 EDT

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Mr. Trump, meet Justices Brennan, Brandeis https://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/taylor-batten/article163006833.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 22 Jul 2017 06:14:00 EDT

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Welcome these fresh, challenging voices https://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/taylor-batten/article159081124.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 30 Jun 2017 15:00:33 EDT

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North Carolina’s chief justice is worried. You should be too. https://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/taylor-batten/article157939914.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 24 Jun 2017 11:45:00 EDT

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Can shooting be a turning point for nation? Doubtful https://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/taylor-batten/article156558529.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 16 Jun 2017 13:03:17 EDT

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Gianforte just the latest to assault the First Amendment https://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/taylor-batten/article152598494.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 25 May 2017 12:50:43 EDT

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He survived a jump off the Golden Gate Bridge. Now he builds safety nets for others. https://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/taylor-batten/article144725504.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 15 Apr 2017 13:14:00 EDT

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Don’t let Berger have all the fun with fake headlines on Facebook https://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/taylor-batten/article137798768.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 12 Mar 2017 14:44:00 EDT

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McCrory got steamrolled; Cooper doesn’t have to be https://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/taylor-batten/article137490183.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 09 Mar 2017 15:54:07 EST

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Harry Jones and his remarkable outlook on life https://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/taylor-batten/article133173854.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 16 Feb 2017 16:05:51 EST

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Transgender Scouts; Jews wearing hijabs. The world’s changing quickly https://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/taylor-batten/article130631159.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 03 Feb 2017 17:02:22 EST

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Now more than ever, ‘get the truth and print it’ https://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/taylor-batten/article129228789.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 28 Jan 2017 12:45:00 EST

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IS PURPLE POSSIBLE? https://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/taylor-batten/article127784889.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 17:32:17 EST

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An embarrassment of riches this year for Observer’s Pulitzer-winning cartoonist https://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/editorials/article123316389.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 30 Dec 2016 06:00:00 EST

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A Muslim extremist shot him and his daughter. Then they forgave him. https://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/taylor-batten/article120049308.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 09 Dec 2016 18:47:15 EST

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