Defending Democracy

Defending Democracy


NC Policy Watch, the online journalism initiative of the North Carolina Justice Center, has launched the “Defending Democracy” project. This project will generate a steady drumbeat of new and original content (news stories, commentary, newsmaker interviews, expert analysis and more) related to the latest state policy developments, court decisions, research, advocacy and organizing efforts in the fight to preserve democracy in the battleground state of North Carolina.


  • Donald Trump’s misdeeds were much more than “distractions”

    Donald Trump's misdeeds were much more than "distractions"
    Tuesday, January 26, 2021

    Why several things must happen before our nation can “move on”

    As you’ve probably already noticed, there’s a problematic narrative being spun by a number of conservatives in the aftermath of the Trump presidency and it goes like this: Trump’s lack of success in the White House wasn’t so much about any fundamental flaw in his ...

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