Antifa Violence Is A Symptom Of A Deeper Problem

Opinion | Jim Huffman
FILE PHOTO: People protest U.S. President Donald Trump's announcement that he plans to reinstate a ban on transgender individuals from serving in any capacity in the U.S. military, in Times Square, in New York City, New York, U.S., July 26, 2017. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri/File Photo

Racial, ethnic, cultural and even political identities have come to rule our politics.

It Makes No Sense To Censor Offensive Words

Opinion | Jim Huffman
Censorship is occurring across the world as countries step up their battles against "hate speech." [Shutterstock - Marcos Mesa Sam Wordley]

They are just words, not sticks and stones.

Four Questions (With Answers) From Montana's Special Election For Congress

Opinion | Jim Huffman

Rural Americans are serious people with real grievances. And they vote.

Politicians In Robes

Opinion | Jim Huffman
U.S. Supreme Court nominee judge Neil Gorsuch is sworn in to testify at his Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., March 20, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

The problem of judicial bias stems from us wanting judges to be like politicians.

Bipartisan Abuse Of Executive Power

Opinion | Jim Huffman
President Trump Holds Listening Session With County Sheriffs

If there is any cause that should overcome partisanship, it is enforcement of separation of powers.

Trump's Travel Ban Shouldn't Be Controversial

Opinion | Jim Huffman

Protesters are ignorant to the few things in the order that warrant objection.

The Continuing Politicization Of The Supreme Court

Opinion | Jim Huffman
U.S. Supreme Court is seen in Washington, U.S., October 3, 2016. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

Judges should aspire to set aside their personal values and politics.

Law Professors Don't Like Jeff Sessions Because They Are Liberals

Opinion | Jim Huffman
Donald Trump sits with U.S. Senator Jeff Sessions (R-AL) at Trump Tower in Manhattan, New York, U.S., October 7, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Segar/File Photo

There is little objectivity to be found in much of the teaching or scholarship of the legal professoriate

To The Victor Belongs The Office, Not The Spoils

Opinion | Jim Huffman

Majority rule is how we resolve elections, not a magical solution to the challenges of governance.

Malheur Frustration

Opinion | Jim Huffman

Millions of Americans harbor similar frustrations to Ammon Bundy and the other defendants.

Obama Is Wrong On Colin Kaepernick

Opinion | Jim Huffman
Obama, Kaepernick (Credit: Getty Images)

Obama’s suggestion that the Constitution recognizes an employee’s right to do as he pleases while on the job undermines the fundamental divide between public and private affairs.

The University Of Chicago Has Defended Higher Education

Opinion | Jim Huffman

Trigger warnings and safe spaces treat education as politics, not as a pursuit of truth.

I Ran For Senate As A Republican. Now I've Left The Party.

Opinion | Jim Huffman

I cannot in good conscience support a candidate devoid of good judgment and human decency.

It's Time To Fire Trump

Opinion | Jim Huffman
Donald Trump Getty Images/Ralph Freso

Dumping Trump would take some backbone on the part of Republican leaders

Bernie Sanders And The Good People Of Wall Street

Opinion | Jim Huffman
Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders pauses during the Univision News and Washington Post Democratic U.S. presidential candidates debate in Kendall, Florida, March 9, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

There can be no doubt that Sanders really believes that fraud, lying and greed are the norm on Wall Street.

Why Not Third And Fourth Party Candidates For President?

Opinion | Jim Huffman
Trump I Want To Run Against The 'Little Puppy' Bernie Sanders [screen shot MSNBC Getty]

Two third party candidacies in this election could be just what the doctor ordered for our ailing political system.

Why Young People Like Bernie Sanders

Opinion | Jim Huffman
Democratic presidential candidate and U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) finishes greeting supporters following a packed town meeting at the South Church May 27, 2015 in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. (Win McNamee/Getty Images)

The vast majority of today’s college graduates know nothing about economics or even liberal arts

Humility And The Iowa Caucus

Opinion | Jim Huffman
U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at a campaign event in Decorah, Iowa, January 26, 2016. REUTERS/Rick Wilking

Democracy is not sport. Elections may make it seem that way, but in a democracy we are all finally on the same team.

Justice Obama? Hillary Clinton Can't Be Serious

Opinion | Jim Huffman
US President Barack Obama delivers the State of the Union address at the US Capitol in Washington on January 28, 2014. AFP PHOTO/Larry DOWNING/Pool (Photo credit should read LARRY DOWNING/AFP/Getty Images)

If she really meant it, that alone is reason to oppose her candidacy for president of our constitutional republic.

The Civility Of The DNC

Opinion | Jim Huffman

Are American voters really more likely to support your cause if you demean and disparage the opposition?