Education is Too Important Not to Leave to the Marketplace
This week, events around the country will highlight the importance of parental control of education as part of National School Choice Week. This year's events should attract more attention than prior years because of the growing rebellion against centralized education sparked by the federal Common Core curriculum.
President Obama, Send Your Deadbeat Supporters to Wash My Car
My car needs washing, and frankly Id prefer that the losers who think Obamas free community college idea is super awesome ought to get off their lazy hindquarters and wash it for me for free.
This Is “Forward”?
Progressive politicians and activists, from President Obama to NBC News, love to talk about moving America forward. But what does that mean? Forward into what?
Government Housing is a Bad Idea
This past week, following the nations celebration of the birthday of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the U.S. Supreme Court heard an important case related to landmark law enacted during the civil rights era the Fair Housing Law of 1968.
Obama Wants to Tax Your Savings...Really
That free college stuff is expensive. Hey but its "free." You cant put a price on free education. Or "free" healthcare. So why try? Just tax people who have money.
Physician, Heal Thyself! With Gunpowder
Gunpowder is bullet-proof preventative medicine for American physicians. Every doctor should have the option to carry concealed in clinics and hospitals.
No Lame Duck, but a Lame Dove!
President Obamas State of the Union Address made it clear he is no Lame Duck.
The State of the Republic
President Obamas State of the Union was a bridge to nowhere.
You’re Not Suppressing Anything Honey
Priscilla Ward rails against the unintentional ignorance of white people yet refuses to be her real self with the whites in her life.
Mike Huckabee's Road Show
Michael Dale Huckabee is just Mike to those of us who have followed and admired him through his finest hours. As when he welcomed the Little Rock Nine to Central High at long last, swinging its doors wide open on the 50th anniversary of the historic Little Rock Crisis -- much too late, but in time to finally correct an historic injustice.
The best thing about Iowa's self-promoted position as the opening act of the primary season is: It's only four letters long. Thank God the center of the political universe isn't located in a place called Chickasawhatchee, Georgia.
Why ‘Gay Marriage’ is Evil
Logic is the cognitive pathway to truth. While to err is human, when we objectively apply logic to the question at hand, we at least endeavor, if done so in good faith, to arrive at the truth of the matter.
Don’t Run, Mitt. Don’t Run
We desperately need a messenger who can talk persuasively to the boardroom and to the apartment house. One out of two aint good enough.
Dangerous Times for a Dangerous President
So as the world crashes down around us presenting serious challenges to our national interests and security, Barack Obama appears inept and incapable of making a decision on what to do, so he diverts his attention back to the only thing he knows how to do - political campaigning.
Forecasts for the Weeks of January 26 and February 2
Peter Morici is a professor at the University of Maryland Smith School of Business, former Chief Economist at the U.S. International Trade Commission, and five-time winner of the MarketWatch best forecaster award.
Chris Kyle: Symbol For All Ideologues
With all of the talk of Chris Kyle, the subject of Clint Eastwoods latest blockbuster film, American Sniper, a politically nave spectator could be forgiven for thinking that it really is Chris Kyle of whom people are talking.
Daniel J. Mitchell:
Ronald Reagan’s Most Under-Appreciated Triumph
Hes definitely the greatest president of my lifetime and, with one possible rival, he was the greatest President of the 20th century.
The Seriousness of Satire and President Obama
If Iran acquires a nuclear weapon, the worlds climate will change. In fact, climate change sounds like Obamas new euphemism for terrorism.
Millennials Buy Into Homeownership
Young Americans continue to put off homeownership, and that isn't good for anyone.