Our democracy relies on the marketplace of ideas. If you want somewhere in which silencing political enemies is par for the course, I suggest you go visit a place like Russia. We don’t work that way, nor should we.
By J. Denton Adams: Radical moderate, former North Carolina General Assembly journalist, attorney, and occasional activist. This is everyone’s North Carolina. It is neither liberal nor conservative. It’s not black, white, or brown -- it is all of the above. It isn’t male, female or anything else on the spectrum of gender. It isn’t gay or straight. [...]