Opinion

Are The Clintons The Real Housing Crash Villains?

Larry Kudlow
White House staffer says Clintons are paranoid and insecure

The seeds of the mortgage meltdown were planted during Bill Clinton’s presidency.

Trump Wasn't My First Choice Either. I Got Over It.

Opinion | Michael Rubenstein
Trump addresses the Rolling Thunder motorcycle rally to highlight POW-MIA issues on Memorial Day weekend in Washington

You have to pick a side

How About Some Truth About Hillary Clinton From The Media, For Once?

Opinion | Sean Kennedy
Hillary Clinton likes Beyonce

The right-wing media needs Its own “editor’s note” for Hillary

How Hollywood Is Losing Out To The Chinese Government

Opinion | Rick Berman
Wang Jianlin, chairman of Chinese property developer Dalian Wanda Group, answers a question in Qingdao

It’s time for Hollywood’s conscientious celebrities to read the tea leaves.

Mistrusting Yet Embracing Big Government: The Rise of 'Failurism'

Opinion | James L. Payne
U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius removes her glasses as she testifies before a House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing on the failures of the Affordable Care Act enrollment website on Capitol Hill in Washington, October 30

What leads them to embrace big government in spite of their own sweeping criticisms of it?

Cuckold Your Husband: The Raw Marriage Deal For Men

Opinion | Scott Greer
Ruined wedding cake (Shutterstock)

A new trend sheds a disturbing light on the state of modern marriage

Vote Your Conscience, Not Your Emotions

Opinion | Lauren DeBellis Appell
Donald Trump fundraising in Hollywood

This November, I am voting for the world I want my kids to grow up in.

It's Not Trump But His Republican Critics That Are Misfiring

Opinion | Stewart Lawrence
Veepstakes Not It

As Trump often says, he never attacks people who don’t attack him. So who threw the first stone?

The Hate Within The Social Justice Warrior

Opinion | Scott Greer
Feminists at Rutgers University protesting Milo Yiannopoulos. Screengrab: YouTube

Unrest in America this week exposed the Left’s darker side

Confusing Main Street With Wall Street

Opinion | Ken Blackwell
First Office Tower Opens At Original Site Of World Trade Center

Bloomberg’s remarks help explain the rise of both Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump.

HRC: Her Royal Crookness

Opinion | Carrie Lukas
Hillary Clinton (Photo: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Hillary Clinton epitomizes the elitism that Americans resoundingly reject.

Setbacks For Environmental Extremists

Opinion | Pete Sepp
Environmentalist Tom Steyer at Time 100 Gala for the Most Influential People in the World (Debby Wong / Shutterstock.com)

It’s election season and we’re certain to see more attacks on the energy industry, nationally and in states like North Carolina.

COULTER: Fantasy Baseball, Beltway Style

Ann Coulter | Ann Coulter
coulter

Hillary supporters: Relax! If you like your nominee, you can keep your nominee.

A Perfect Reagan Two-Pack For Summer Reading

Opinion | Herbert Stupp
President Ronald Reagan and first lady Nancy Reagan return to the White House after spending a weekend at Camp David in this Feb. 15, 1982 file photo

Both books offer plenty that’s new to readers

Opening Our Bathrooms, Exposing Our Girls

Opinion | Penny Nance
A sign protesting a recent North Carolina law restricting transgender bathroom access adorns one of the stalls at the 21C Museum Hotel in Durham, North Carolina

It is dangerous and careless to change natural assumptions of safety and privacy without counting the costs.

Mental Illness Should Not Drive Policy That Disrupts Thousands Of Years Of Moral Order

Opinion | John Linder
Transgender Bathroom, John Arehart (Photo: Shutterstock

Rates of suicide among those dealing with sex confusion are 20 times higher than in the general population.

The Degrading, Frivolous, Deadly Politics Of The Elitist Sham: Why Are We Accepting It?

Opinion | Alan Keyes
Trump and Clinton Reuters/Rick Wilking, Reuters/Andrees Latif

If we do not choose for ourselves, we reject the freedom that distinguishes our nature.

Poland's Crisis -- And That Of The West

Opinion | Stephen Baskerville
A man stands under a giant Polish flag during anti-government demonstration organized by main opposition parties in Warsaw

The Law and Justice Party threw off the old post-communist apparatus, and the West can’t stand it

Enforcing Legal Limits On Gitmo Transfers

Opinion | Elizabeth Price Foley
File picture of a U.S. military guard standing in a cell block at the Camp 5 detention facility at Guantanamo Bay U.S. Naval Base, Cuba

Congress should be prepared to sue the administration in court.

Parting Thoughts For Now

Opinion | Michael C. Kerrigan
Goodbye

While it’s true what they say, that snitches get stitches, so do middle-aged men who eschew sunblock.

On Foreign Policy, Americans Are Looking Inwards

Opinion | Matt Purple
Donald Trump on The Apprentice

Pew records that 70 percent think the next president should focus primarily on domestic policy

Is Trump Right About Hillary's Views On Guns?

Opinion | John Lott
Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, Images via Reuters, RTX2BSZG and RTX2BT7I

If Hillary appoints Scalia’s replacement and gets her wish to overturn Heller and McDonald, governments could again ban all guns

How To Fix Our Broken Immigration System... Permanently

Opinion | D.B. Ganz
Immigration activists holding an American flag rally outside the U.S. Supreme Court as justices hear arguments in a challenge by 26 states over the constitutionality of President Barack Obama's executive action to defer deportation of certain immigrant children and parents who are in the country illegally in Washington April 18, 2016. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

Number 1: DON’T build a security fence along the U.S.-Mexico border.

Opposition To 'Illegal Aliens' Is Opposition To Borders

Opinion | Jon Feere
Immigration

As soon as these journalists agreed to drop “illegal alien” the advocates moved to their next demand.

The Right To Try vs Right To Die

Opinion | Donald J. Mihalek
U.S. Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Dr. Margaret Hamburg speaks at the Reuters Health Summit in New York, November 12, 2009.  REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Patients, corporations and the medical profession stand to gain from the streamlining access to experimental drugs.

For Democrats, Identity Politics Trumps Economic Populism

Opinion | Scott Greer
Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton (L) listens to rival Bernie Sanders during the Democratic U.S. presidential candidates' debate in Flint, Michigan, March 6, 2016. REUTERS/Jim Young

One social media scandal illustrates this fact

It's Time For Congress To Pass Puerto Rico Debt Fix

Opinion | Andrew F. Quinlan
Puerto Rico's Governor Alejandro Garcia Padilla addresses the audience at the capitol building in San Juan, in this February 29, 2016 file photo. REUTERS/Alvin Baez/Files

PROMESA is a compromise bill, so no one believes it is perfect. But it does include some pro-growth reforms.

The Free-Market Alternative To Education Socialism

Opinion | Robert Holland
Common Core question / Screenshot

Actually, Common Core is not at all about privatization. Instead, it is the opposite.

Washington Doesn't Know Best

Opinion | Daniel Garza
Hillary Clinton, Screen Grab CNN, 5-19-2016

It’s time for Hillary Clinton — and others — to take a new approach.

The Risk Of Iranian Terror: The Straits Of Hormuz In Danger

Opinion | Peter Huessy
Military personnel participates in the Velayat-90 war game on Sea of Oman near Strait of Hormuz in southern Iran

Could Iran now successfully close the Strait of Hormuz? New factors suggest the answer to that question is ‘Yes.’

Why Nate Silver Is Still Wrong

Opinion | Geoff Blades
Nate Silver copy

Trump would never play by the rules defined by Nate Silver, polling models, and the establishment.

End The Illegal EU Settlements!

Opinion | Alex VanNess
File picture shows European Union flags fluttering outside the EU Commission headquarters in Brussels

We must stop relying on European peace initiatives between Israel and its neighbors.

Tantaros On Modern Sexism: Women Are Still The Solution, But They're Also The Problem

Opinion | Stewart Lawrence
Screenshot/Fox News

There’s a provocative argument here about the dark and ugly consequences of feminist excess.

Mitt Romney's Unlikely Moment

Opinion | Jamie Weinstein
Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney speaks critically about current Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump and the state of the 2016 Republican presidential campaign during a speech at the Hinckley Institute of Politics at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City

He has a chance to forge a great legacy.

Alice In America

Opinion | Marty Nemko
A protester holds upside down American flags on top of a car outside the police department in Ferguson

Everything seems upside down.

Will Texas End Federal Control Over Education?

Opinion | Carole Hornsby Haynes
Students are dismissed from Conrad High School where a fellow classmate who was in contact with a man diagnosed with the Ebola virus was staying has been removed from school  in Dallas, Texas

‘The President does not have the authority to force our families to follow these absurd guidelines.’

A 44 Percent Bee Decline?

Opinion | Steve Milloy
Part of colony of bees are pictured on a beehive frame at the Apiarian Research Centre in Godollo

It doesn’t mean what you think

Not Even The Dead Can Have Confederate Flags

Opinion | Scott Greer
The Confederate battle flag is permanently removed from the South Carolina statehouse grounds during a ceremony in Columbia, South Carolina July, 10, 2015. (REUTERS/Jason Miczek)

But the living can have Google doodles honoring crazed Osama bin Laden supporters

Republican Establishment: Join The New Party Or Say Goodbye

Opinion | Mike Siegel
U.S. Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) holds a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington March 17, 2016. REUTERS/Gary Cameron/File photo

Welcome to reality folks. The system worked and the people have decided.

New Google Payday Advertising Policy No Benefit To The Poor

Opinion | Andrew F. Quinlan
A security guard keeps watch as he walks past a logo of Google at an exhibition stage during the 4th China (Shanghai) International Technology Fair 2016 in Shanghai,

Google apparently believes it should also be deciding what choices its customers should be making

One In Four 2016 High School Graduates May Be Latino -- And Ready To Vote

Opinion | Rev. Samuel Rodriguez
Space Shuttle Last Stop.JPEG

The Latino tide is rising. Like us or not, you can’t ignore us.

Reduce U.S. Casualties By Arming Iraq's Minorities

Opinion | Max Primorac
Yazidi Refugees In Syria Celebrate Liberation Of Sinjar From ISIL

​Congress should demand that the Pentagon immediately train and equip Iraq’s minorities as the NDAA allows.

EgyptAir And The Jihadi Problem

Opinion | Kenneth Timmerman
The EgyptAir plane scheduled to make the following flight from Paris to Cairo, after flight MS804 disappeared from radar, taxies on the tarmac at Charles de Gaulle airport in Paris, France, May 19, 2016. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

We need to name the enemy and act accordingly

Clinton And The Economy Stumble

Opinion | J.T. Young
Hillary Clinton, Screen Grab CNN, 5-19-2016

From any perspective, Clinton has problems and they go well beyond Sanders.

Don't Talk To Strangers -- Lessons On Lines At Starbucks

Opinion | Michael C. Kerrigan
A cup of Starbucks coffee sits on a table in a cafe in central Hong Kong

I’ve got a bunch of kids and I drink a lot of coffee. The one surely relates to the other.

The Changing Electoral Map: Advantage GOP?

Opinion | Stewart Lawrence
Bikers Bill "Chewy" Throckmorton  and Greg "Biggs" Bigger  recite the Pledge of Allegiance during a Bikers for Trump 2016 rally in Warrendale Pennsylvania

Trump voters have already proven far more passionate and mobilized than Clinton voters

And You're Worried About What Trump Might Do?

Opinion | John Linder
Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, Images via Reuters, RTX2BSZG and RTX2BT7I

These abuses are just a fraction of what has been going on for the last 7 ½ years

Fatherlessness: What Are Republicans Doing About It?

Opinion | Leslie Loftis
Fathering Survey.JPEG

The needed policy reforms to curb court-created fatherlessness are not complicated.

COULTER: Trump's Problem With Women

Ann Coulter | Ann Coulter
ann coulter

I don’t know how this keeps happening. That was Bill Clinton.

The Armenia-Azerbaijan Conflict: The Unfortunate Role Of Propaganda

Opinion | Nasimi Aghayev
Azerbaijan Presidential Election.JPEG

Azerbaijan is a secular republic, globally celebrated as a successful model for multi-faith engagement

Americans Must Seize The Initiative The Constitution Requires

Opinion | Alan Keyes
US Constitution Getty Images

Conservatives need to practice what they pretend to preach.

Obama's 'Gender Identity' Mandate Would Usher In 21st Century Newspeak

Opinion | Emmett McGroarty and Jane Robbins
Transgender Bathroom, John Arehart (Photo: Shutterstock

America’s Orwellian nightmare

The Left's Jihad Against American Energy

Opinion | Ken Blackwell
File photo of the Exxon Mobil refinery in Baytown

The environmental left’s attack plan is crystal clear.

Zuckerberg's Conservative Battle

Opinion | Larry Kudlow
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg holds a pair of the touch controllers for the Oculus Rift virtual reality headsets during the Facebook F8 conference in San Francisco, California

Where there’s smoke, there’s fire.

$15 Minimum Wage Hurts Non-Profits... And Taxpayers

Opinion | Stephen DeMaura
People protest for a $15-an-hour nationwide minimum wage in Los Angeles

It won’t be economic justice when businesses lay off workers and increase costs

Don�t Give HBO�s Error-Filled 'Confirmation' An Emmy

Opinion | Mark Paoletta
Cast members Washington and Pierce pose at the premiere for the television movie "Confirmation" in Los Angeles

If Emmy voters care at all about accuracy and fairness in filmmaking, they will think twice

Don’t Let The Nuts Keep America’s National Treasure Buried

Opinion | Peter Ferrara
A natural gas well is drilled near Canton, in Bradford County, Pennsylvania January 8, 2012. Bradford County is currently ground zero for fracking the Marcellus shale in the Northeastern United States. Shale gas production has skyrocketed in recent years thanks to advances in fracking, which involves injecting a cocktail of water, sand and chemicals into the ground to extract fuel. Picture taken January 8, 2012. REUTERS/Les Stone

The only documented effect of increased atmospheric CO2 is increased global agricultural output

Safe And Effective Clean Energy Is Already Here

Opinion | Sen. Tim Scott and Jay Faison
Nuclear power plant with yellow field and big blue clouds. Shutterstock.com/TTstudio

Restoring America’s nuclear leadership will require strong political leadership

Should The Feds Decide The Transgender Bathroom Issue?

Opinion | Neal McCluskey
A sign protesting a recent North Carolina law restricting transgender bathroom access adorns one of the stalls at the 21C Museum Hotel in Durham, North Carolina

Just because Washington may do something does not mean it should.

Why The Saudi-Israeli Alliance Is Permanent

Opinion | Farid Ghadry
Austria World Policy Conference.JPEG

Facing the mullahs and ‘Arab Spring 2.0,’ the Gulf States and Israel warm up to each other.

Oregon's Mandatory Voting Law Backfires, Could Lead To Primary Disenfranchisement

Opinion | Joanne W. Young
A view shows the Oregon State Capital building in Salem

This disenfranchisement will undoubtedly help the “establishment” candidate, Hillary Clinton.

Debbie Wasserman Schultz Leads The Democrats In Their Battle Against Democracy

Opinion | Ed J. Pozzuoli
Debbie Wasserman Schultz Thinks Every Republican Is A Misogynist [screenshot MSNBC]

Clinton wins the nomination notwithstanding the will or voice of the people.

Two Secularists Who Don't Know The Bible: America Chooses Reflections Of Itself

Opinion | D.B. Ganz
Clinton Fnd. Promises To Release 500 Pages Of Damning Trump Documents ... Then Doesn't (Getty Images)

We got what we deserve. We got what we are.

Ontario's Green Energy Fiasco -- A Cautionary Tale For The United States

Opinion | Tom Harris
Vehicles drive away from Fort McMurra

The provincial government overrules dozens of communities who said no to wind

Law Enforcement Should Embrace Conservative Justice Reform

Opinion | Adam Brandon and Ken Cuccinelli
The Wider Image: Homer hauled to New York prison

Conservative criminal justice reform ensures punishments that fit the crime

Trump The Disrupter

Opinion | Larry Kudlow
LAS VEGAS, NV - DECEMBER 14:  Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino on December 14, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Donlad Trump is campaigning in Las Vegas a day ahead of the final GOP debate.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

And that’s a good thing.

The Morally Principled Virtuous Moral Case For A Third Party Run

Opinion | Conservative Pundit
U.S. Senator Ben Sasse (R-NE) speaks at the American Conservative Union 2016 annual conference in Maryland March 3, 2016. REUTERS/Gary Cameron - RTS95HM

‘The prospect of a Trump presidency chills me to the bone!’

Forsaking The GOP Isn't Going To Help The Evangelical Cause

Opinion | Scott Greer
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump holds a Bible given to him by an audience member at a campaign rally in Windham, New Hampshire, January 11, 2016. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

The religious right can only lose by abandoning the Republican Party

Paul Ryan: The GOP's Path Forward

Opinion | Leslie A. Belcher
U.S. Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) holds a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington March 17, 2016. REUTERS/Gary Cameron/File photo

The opportunity to govern in good times evolves out of the compromises needed to govern in hard times.