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
People walk through the Main Quadrangle at the University of Chicago in Chicago

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
Republican U.S. presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks to the Trask Coliseum at University of North Carolina in Wilmington, North Carolina, U.S., August 9, 2016. REUTERS/Eric Thayer     TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY      - RTSM6CO

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
Republican U.S. presidential candidates (L-R) Governor John Kasich, Governor Chris Christie, Senator Marco Rubio, businessman Donald Trump, Senator Ted Cruz, Dr. Ben Carson and former Governor Jeb Bush pose together before the start of the Fox Business Network Republican presidential candidates debate in North Charleston, South Carolina January 14, 2016. REUTERS/Chris Keane - RTX22GNX

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

Where Are The College Presidents Who Still Respect The First Amendment?

Opinion | Jim Huffman
Brittany Mirelez courtesy of The Daily Signal/The Heritage Foundation

It’s long past time for faculties and administrators to just say no to all the whining and yes to education.

Do Climate Change Alarmists Have No Shame?

Opinion | Jim Huffman
Paris night

What could be more fear inducing than the “existential threat” of climate change?

Has Being A Skilled Liar Become A Qualification For High Office?

Opinion | Jim Huffman
Hillary Clinton Gives Opening Statement To Benghazi Committee

There is a big difference between declining to reveal facts and telling bald-faced lies.

A 'Success'? The Jury's Still Out On Obamacare

Opinion | Jim Huffman
U.S. President Obama speaks about Supreme Court ruling on "Obamacare" subsidies while delivering a statement from the White House Rose Garden in Washington

It’s not about enrollment numbers alone.

The Case For Banning 'To Kill A Mockingbird'

Opinion | Jim Huffman
Pulitzer Prize winner and 'To Kill A Mockingbird' author Harper Lee smiles before receiving the 2007 Presidential Medal of Freedom in the East Room of the White House November 5, 2007 in Washington, DC. (Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

We simply cannot allow our carefully cloistered youth to be exposed to bigots, even if they are fictional.

For Being A Republican, I Helped Create Donald Trump?

Opinion | Jim Huffman
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump talks to reporters as he arrives in Laredo, Texas July 23, 2015. REUTERS/Rick Wilking - RTX1LKQR

It is absurd to contend, as Egan does, that Donald Trump is a concoction of the Republican party.

Paul Krugman And Walmart's Market Wage

Opinion | Jim Huffman

Krugman once again lets politics overcome what he must surely know about economics.

The Travesty Of Signing Day

Opinion | Jim Huffman
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‘Are we running institutions of higher education or athletic training camps?’

Unspecified Charges Of Voter Suppression Aren't A 'Better Politics,' Mr. President

Opinion | Jim Huffman
U.S. President Obama delivers his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington

Loose talk about being denied the right to vote is precisely about “demonizing” the other side.

Columbia Law School Offers Students A Fainting Couch

Opinion | Jim Huffman
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 01: People walk past the Alma Mater statue on the Columbia University campus on July 1, 2013 in New York City. An interest rate hike kicks in today for student loans, an increase for 7 million students. Congress left town at the end of last week failing to prevent rates on new Stafford student loans increasing from 3.4 percent to 6.8 percent. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

‘It seems that a suspicion of bias justifies making an example of two police officers without regard for the facts.’