Why Should We Treat People Who Falsely Cry Racism With Kid Gloves?
Since weve entered the Obama era, weve learned that the same America that elected a black President twice is supposedly a seething caldron of secret racism.
John C. Goodman:
Is Liberalism Intellectually Bankrupt?
So this is a good time to ask: What does the Democratic Party stand for? And if the answer is: liberalism, what does it mean to be a liberal? Or if you prefer, what does it mean to be a progressive?
High School: Islamic Vocabulary Lesson Part of Common Core Standards
Parents in Farmville, North Carolina want to know why their children were given a Common Core vocabulary assignment in an English class that promoted the Prophet Muhammad and the Islamic faith.
Autry J. Pruitt:
Choking Constitutional Liberty
What do porn, pistols and Ponzi schemes have in common? They are all targets of Operation Choke Point, an Obama administration initiative that is the very picture of a selectively oppressive and overreaching government.
Equities Decouple from Oil
The 419-point move for the Dow +2.4% is the biggest since November 30, 2011. A lot was short covering, and those covering were not mom and pop investorsbut sometimes, smart money throws in the towel.
Merry Christmas - Now Let's Declare War on it
The Left are inventive, and their culture war is unending. For most of the last decade, they have continued their assault on Christmas. They maintain the use of the word is offensive to non-Christians, and therefore politically incorrect. What a joke.
Open Letter: Sharpton, Poverty Posse Fails to Inform Minorities of Choice
Many black Americans would like to thank you for raising awareness about issues of race and prejudice, and the challenges they bring to our culture. So, if you don't mind, let's finish this conversation by addressing the hard issues about race that have been avoided for far too long.
"Deflation Warning" vs. "Inflation is Nearly Everywhere"
In theory, break-even rates reflect investors expectations for inflation over the life of the securities.
The UN Writes Their Annual "Strongly Worded Letter" to North Korea
Every year the General Assembly votes on resolutions that criticize North Korea, Iran and Syria for their lack of respect of human rights.
Crony Media: Democratic Party Launches ‘Colbert Week’ To Thank Stephen Colbert
I think Stephen Colbert is very funny. Ive watched him for over a decade. But he is a partisan and a statist.
Daniel J. Mitchell:
The Best-Ever Argument for Federalism
Im a big fan of federalism for both policy and political reasons. Returning programs to the states is the best way of dealing with counterproductive income-redistribution policies such as welfare, Medicaid, and food stamps.
The Coming Obama End Run for Gun Control
While he smiles and tries to cloak his goals in the guise of a reasonable approach to gun control, he quietly and behind the scenes schemes with his Attorney General Eric Holder to use whatever tactics they can to achieve as much as they can.
Mrs. Obama's Tall Tales of Racialized Victimhood
Oh, woe is she. In an "exclusive" interview with People magazine this week, first lady Michelle Obama lamented the "sting" of "racist experiences" that she and her husband allegedly still suffer. My message for America's Marie Antoinette? Cry me a river.