James P. Freeman

James P. Freeman is a former columnist with The Cape Cod Times. He writes on public policy, finance and culture, with a focus on greater-New England. His work has also appeared in The Cape Codder, The Providence Journal and newenglanddiary.com.

Items by James P. Freeman

Student Loans Now Part of Victimhood Culture

‘Crumbling Infrastructure’ A Euphemism for ‘Big Government’

Guess Who’s Right About Charter Schools?

Will Newspapers Go the Way of the Sailboat?

CPAC’s ‘Laugh-In’

Boston’s Broadcast News Overload

Can U2 Save America from Donald Trump?

Thank You for Being Late… Care to Dance in a Hurricane?

Baker’s precarious popularity

The complex Catholic vote

An old-fashioned election in Maine, thankfully

Curt Schilling for Senate, seriously?

What happened to Occupy Boston?

HoJo’s end and boomer nostalgia

‘Can’t find any heroin anymore’

Charlie Baker’s quiet revolution

GOP, here’s your ‘19th Nervous Breakdown’

Government aside, Happy Days still at Arnold’s

FOX News: Conservatives’ fickle friend

Attorney General Healey should resign

The wrecking ball of Romneycare: A retrospective

Top 10: A conservative’s summer reading list

Will Massachusetts’ diverse economy blunt a looming recession?

Why Clinton will choose Deval Patrick as vice president

Massachusetts: In debt we trust

Will Boston resist New York’s progressive lurch?

Michael Dukakis: The last Progressive

Will Trump learn from Romney’s mistakes?

New Hampshire’s results as predicted, explained and questioned

Weather as entertainment

Baker’s noble restoration of state government

The Year 2015 and the ‘Peril of Hope’

The language of the Left

No to Massachusetts ‘weed greed’

Patrick Kennedy and the politics of honesty

A Biden-Patrick ticket as a return to novelty 

Pilgrim Nuclear and the paradox of green energy

Heroin and heroism

Blue state gone purple: Is Massachusetts liberalism in decline?

Cape Cod needs third bridge, but who will pay?

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