Remember The 2007 Harvard Study Showing More Guns Led To Less Crime?

Brian Joondeph
nova firearms guns

Lawmakers need to understand the consequences of their knee-jerk legislation

So-Called Email Privacy Bill Re-Authorizes Bureaucrat Snooping Of Emails And More

Opinion | Mark J. Fitzgibbons
Members of the U.S. House of Representatives hold their first roll call vote to elect the Speaker of the House during the first session of the 114th Congress at the U.S. Capitol in Washington

To call the selling of this bill false advertising is being generous. It’s more like selling out the rest of America to protect special interests.

All Charges Against Sgt. Charles Martland Must Be Dropped, Now

Opinion | Ken Blackwell
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Looking the other way is never the answer when confronted by evil.

California's Discriminatory Motor Voter Law

Opinion | David Benkof
California Governor Jerry Brown shades his face from the sun during a news conference for the Rocky Fire near Clearake, California

Non-drivers are more likely to be elderly, minority, poor, and disabled – voters Democrats like to claim as their own.

Democrats' Income Inequality Theme Betrays A Fatal Party Weakness

Opinion | Lewis M. Andrews
REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

The turn to redistributionist rhetoric shows how tired Americans are of the technocratic elite

House Speaker Paul Ryan Would Only Escalate The GOP's Civil War

Opinion | Scott Greer
House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) questions Congressional Budget Office Director Douglas Elmendorf during a hearing in the Cannon House Office Building on Capitol Hill February 5, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

He’s not the dream candidate the establishment makes him out to be

Ryan And Reconciliation Is A Powerful Combination

| Larry Kudlow
Paul Ryan

It can solve the economy and the GOP’s grassroots revolt. What’s the holdup?

The Grio: Blue Lives Matter Is 'White Supremacy'

Opinion | Derek Hunter
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It's a war of slogans and statistics

The Phony Rebels In Charge

Opinion | Scott Greer
Hillary Clinton and Meryl Streep (Getty Images)

Liberals like to imagine themselves raging against the machine when they are the machine

Why Warren's Witch-Hunt Won't Work

Opinion | John Berlau
Elizabeth Warren Getty Images/Jennifer Graylock

The Harvard professor turned Senator thinks the American people are stupid

The UN Can't Solve World Hunger But It Thinks It Can End 'Cyberviolence'

Opinion | Scott Greer
A man types on a computer keyboard in Warsaw in this February 28, 2013 illustration file picture. One of the largest ever cyber attacks is slowing global internet services after an organisation blocking "spam" content became a target, with some experts saying the disruption could get worse. To match INTERNET-ATTACK/ REUTERS/Kacper Pempel/Files (POLAND - Tags: BUSINESS SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY) - RTXXZVX

Another effort to curtail speech to rectify a non-existent problem

'The Best Story In The World Today' Is About Free Enterprise, Not Antipoverty Programs

Opinion | Ryan Streeter
World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim is interviewed at the Reuters Global Climate Change Summit in Washington

The World Bank announced the historic news that extreme global poverty will drop below 10 percent this year

With Hillary Under Siege, 'Bubba' Rides To The Rescue

Opinion | Stewart Lawrence
Hillary Clinton weighs in on TPP, Oct. 7, 2015. (Youtube)

Few politicians today have the ability to reverse a candidate’s sagging fortunes like Bill does.

Real Thoughts On Artificial Intelligence

Opinion | Michael C. Kerrigan
A staff talks to a humanoid robot named Han developed by Hanson Robotics via a mobile phone during the Global Sources spring electronics show in Hong Kong

I can’t promise there won’t be dark days ahead of us once the battle commences.

The Left's Attacks On Carly Fiorina Prove She's Having An Impact

Opinion | Marilinda Garcia
Carly Fiorina- Don't Talk To Putin [VIDEO]

Today’s Democratic Party leaders would rather terminate the conversation than cultivate discussion or varied perspectives.

Dr. Ben Carson Is No Abraham Lincoln

Opinion | Alan Keyes
Ben Carson thinks Kanye West is impressive

If Obergefell is the ‘law of the land,’ so was Dred Scott.

Stand Your Ground: Lethal Force At The Boston Massacre, Kent State, And Today

Opinion | Allen Woods
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In an increasingly violent society, our laws are reaffirming the defense of the soldiers in the Boston Massacre

Nature Is Not Politically Correct

| Ted Nugent

Happy hunting season 2015 America. May all your venison dreams come true.

The Richer Are Getting Richer, But So Are The Poor

Opinion | Abigail R. Hall
Census Poverty

We should be careful in claiming that the rich are wealthy only at the expense of the poor

Liberals Hate Police But Love Police States

Opinion | Scott Greer

Mixing gun control and police ‘reform’ is a combination destined for disaster

Let's Protect Intellectual Property Rights From 'Big Fix'

Opinion | Ken Blackwell
The US Patent and Trademark Office is sh

Conservatives are united in saying no to any big government fixes from Washington.

COULTER: The Problem Isn't Guns Or White Men

Ann Coulter | Ann Coulter

If possible, blame it on angry white men; when that won’t work, blame it on guns.

The Curtain's Been Pulled On Gowdy's Partisan Sham

Opinion | Lanny Davis
Rep. Trey Gowdy interrogates IRS Commissioner John Koskinen in Washington

The Gowdy “investigation” was and is a total, 100 percent partisan sham — a cynical exploitation of the 2012 deaths of four Americans.

Hugh Hewitt's Giveaway To President Obama Would Be A Huge Mistake

Opinion | Neil Siefring
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The right thing must be done — increasing our military — but not at the expense of diminishing our domestic strength

TPP Deal Maintains Sugar Protectionism, Does That Bother ?

Opinion | Joanne Butler
Rubio Shoots Down Gun Control Argument: 'Criminals By Definition Ignore The Law' (screenshot: CNN)

While the Fanjul family has reaped the benefits of a protected sugar industry, other Americans have paid a price in lost jobs.

Republican Presidential Candidates Should Make The Case For Strong DOJ Enforcement On Wall St

Opinion | Andrew Keller
Outgoing U.S. Federal Reserve Board Chairman Bernanke participates in a discussion at the Brookings Institution in Washington

How is this any different from saying, “OK, we’ll forgive the fraud, just cut us a slice of the pie”?

The Benghazi Investigation And Democrats In Glass Houses

Opinion | Kenneth Timmerman

Democrats don’t get to reinvent history, although (once again) they keep trying.

Congress Needs To See The Syrian Refugee Plight For The Myth And Danger It Is

Opinion | James Zumwalt
An Afghan refugee waits to be transferred from Victoria Square to an indoor stadium in Athens

In the 1970s, Sweden began opening its doors to Muslim immigrants. Today, it is considered the rape capitol of the West.

Congress Considering Dangerously Expanding EPA's Power

Opinion | Erik Telford
David Vitter

Why does the EPA need to approve chemicals already approved by agencies like the FDA?

Reform The Senate Filibuster And Make The Upper Chamber Work Again

Opinion | Rep. Bob Gibbs
Senate Republican leaders take questions from the media on upcoming budget battle on Capitol Hill in Washington

It is time for the House and Senate to work together, to reform the filibuster and put Democrats on defense.

A Tale Of Two Countries

Opinion | Justin Amler
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It’s time for the Minsk Group to hold Armenia accountable.

Hillary Clinton Thinks She's The Next 'Comeback Kid'

Opinion | Stewart Lawrence
Hillary Clinton releases an ad hitting House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy over his remarks about Benghazi. (Youtube)

In Iowa, it once appeared that Clinton had an insurmountable lead. However, it has since shrunk to virtually nil.

Not Naming The Oregon Shooter Helps Gun Control Enthusiasts

Opinion | Scott Greer
People take part in candle light vigil following a mass shooting at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg Oregon

The commendable reason for not giving the killer fame comes with a price

Will Speaker McCarthy Be Any Different From Majority Leader McCarthy?

Opinion | Mark Meckler
House Majority Leader McCarthy speaks at the John Hay Initiative in Washington

The revolution is at the gate, and Kevin McCarthy can try to stand against it or he can step forward and be one of the leaders.

The Consequences Of Doing Nothing About Anything

Opinion | Adam Brandon
Exiting Boehner Urges Republicans, Democrats To 'Find Common Ground' (screenshot: CNN)

Boehner’s resignation has not come out of the blue.

On Immigration, Conservatives Should Look To Justice Scalia, Not Trump

Opinion | Kevin Mooney

The idea of Scalia shifting into an overt political role has not gone away.

A Small Nation's Lessons On The Refugee Crisis

Opinion | Nasimi Aghayev
Afghan refugees sit outside tents next to a statue depicting ancient Greek mythical hero Theseus saving Hippodameia from the centaur Eurytion at Victoria Square in Athens

Lacking resources and experience, our country was still determined to accept those who had been forced to flee, no matter what the cost

Is Khan Academy The Remedy For Public Education Failure Factories?

Opinion | Bill Frezza

Teachers unions can learn to adapt and ride the wave of education innovation, or continue clinging to their 19th century ways.

Hillary Clinton's Campaign Paid $9,000 For Music Consultants

Opinion | Derek Hunter
Hillary Clinton thinks Kim Kardashian is inspirational and successful
The Democrat paid consultants to help her identify with young voters

No One's Going To Respect NYT's Ideal Man

Opinion | Scott Greer
Ethan Krupp pajama boy YouTube screenshot/Listitude

No matter how many times he cries

Has Trump Done Some Homework Since His Hugh Hewitt Interview?

Opinion | Brent Smith
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in Keene, New Hampshire September 30, 2015. REUTERS/Gretchen Ertl

Does the Donald have the most sensible foreign-policy view in the 2016 field?

Versus The Establishment, Again

Opinion | Emily O'Neill
Cruz Backs KY Clerk Jailed For Christian Beliefs: 'This Is Wrong. This Is Not America.' (Getty Images)

For those who think Cruz is extreme, perhaps you’re forgetting that the party needs a bold conservative

I'm Not Going Back To Back-To-School Night

Opinion | Michael C. Kerrigan
classroom. Photo: Getty Images

Just because we’ve always done something doesn’t mean we must always continue to do it.

A Message To House Republicans: Think Like Uber

Opinion | Jenny Beth Martin
McCarthy laughs as he addresses questions about his bid to replace Boehner during a news conference after their closed Republican House caucus meeting at the U.S. Capitol in Washington

We’re not just looking for new leaders, we’re looking for a new paradigm.

America's Choice: God-Endowed Right Or Humanly Imposed Tyranny

Opinion | Alan Keyes
Hayes waits in line to win coveted seat in gallery to watch arguments in same-sex marriage case Obergefell v. Hodges, at the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington

GOP politicians and officials tacitly accept the false conflation of right and licentious freedom.

, A True Conservative Statesman

Opinion | Fred Malek
Boehner participates in news conference following closed Republican House caucus meeting at the U.S. Capitol in Washington

It will be important for the next Speaker to keep in mind that we can take the country forward with strong leadership

COULTER: The War On America Turns 50

Ann Coulter | Ann Coulter

No country has ever simply turned itself into another country like this.

California's Tax Counterrevolution

Opinion | Lloyd Billingsley
California Governor Jerry Brown shades his face from the sun during a news conference for the Rocky Fire near Clearake, California

Born-again tax-hiker Gov. Jerry Brown leads the way

Is It Sexist To Ask Women In Politics Tough Questions?

Opinion | Scott Greer
Planned Parenthood Federation president Richards is sworn in before she testifies before the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform on Capitol Hill in Washington

Some like to hypocritically think so

Lying To Boost The Climate Scare

Opinion | Tom Harris
Pope Francis waves to the crowd from the popemobile while en route to lead a Mass in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania September 27, 2015. (REUTERS/Andrew Burton//Pool)

Media, activists fabricate Pope’s message to Congress to support their crusade

Campaign Promises Vs. Reality: Taxpayer Financed Elections Edition

Opinion | Scott Blackburn
Lawrence Lessig

The truth is that this proposal is like so many past campaign promises: full of hyperbole, but destined for failure.

Here's The Speech Obama Should Have Given At The UN

Opinion | Arnold Steinberg
President Barack Obama addresses attendees during the 70th session of the United Nations General Assembly at the U.N. Headquarters in New York

‘I fit the mold of what you want — someone in a time warp preoccupied with discredited Marxist mythology.’

The Shale Shock -- How The World Has Changed

Opinion | Steve Goreham
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The anti-fossil fuel environmental movement is in despair that the industry is booming.

U.S. Sharia Tribunals, 'No Problem'?

Opinion | Karen Lugo
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Normalization of similarly operating sharia centers in the U.S. would be like embracing apartheid courts in this country.

The Corrupt Mr. Whitehouse

Opinion | Paul H. Jossey
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As any prominent Democrat leader will proudly attest, progressives don’t want to ignore the First Amendment they want to abolish it.

Watch John Oliver DESTROY His Own Credibility Over The Migrant Crisis

Opinion | Scott Greer
John Oliver rips into the NCAA (screenshot: YouTube)

The left-wing comedian knows how to make effective propaganda

Why GOP State Leaders Should Support A Constitutional Amendment To Overturn Citizens United

Opinion | Sen. Alan Simpson

The ruling led to the rise of SuperPACs in our elections and unlimited spending from wealthy individuals

Let's Get Technical: Why Carly Fiorina?

Opinion | Phil Rieger
Republican presidential candidate and former Hewlett Packard CEO Carly Fiorina speaks during the second official Republican presidential candidates debate of the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, California, United States, September 16, 2015. (REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson)

The decision made by Carly to buy Compaq was for the good of both companies

Risking Liberal Ire, Trump Invokes Operation Wetback As A 'Humane' Solution To Illegal Immigration

Opinion | Stewart Lawrence
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a news conference to reveal his tax policy at Trump Tower in Manhattan, New York

Could another mass round-up and deportation program actually work? Probably not.

Jeb's Gaffe-Ridden Campaign

Opinion | Scott Greer
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush holds campaign town hall meeting at Foss Manufacturing in Hampton

The former governor’s messaging isn’t helping him at the polls

Ludwig Von Mises: Hero Of Liberty

Opinion | Robert P. Murphy
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Mises recognized that human society itself rests on a foundation of private property and the rule of law.

India's Prime Minister Rocks Silicon Valley

Opinion | David Cohen
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaks on stage during a town hall at Facebook's headquarters in Menlo Park, California

Seeking America’s help to build ‘Digital India.’

School Choice Can Help Quell Urban Violence

Opinion | Lewis M. Andrews
High school students from the City on a Hill Charter Public School play the role of U.S. senators during a mock legislative session of the U.S. Senate chamber at the Edward M. Kennedy Institute in Boston, Massachusetts

There is a strong correlation between quality education and unwillingness to commit violent crime

Immigration Limits Set Before Tech Boom Don't Work

Opinion | Stuart Anderson
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The last high-skilled immigration law was passed before the iPhone, iPad, YouTube, or Google

On Ahmed's Clock, President Obama Once Again Spoke Too Soon

Opinion | John Lott
A homemade clock made by Ahmed Mohamed is seen in an undated picture released by the Irving Texas Police Department

Ahmed Mohamed isn’t a young scientific genius who deserves to be lionized.

Why Shutting Down The Government Is A Brilliant Move This Time

Opinion | Yates Walker
U.S. Speaker of the House Boehner exits Republican caucus meeting after announcing to the meeting that he will be resigning in Washington

Unlike 1995 and 2014, the GOP has an achievable goal.

When Big Business And Healthcare Collide: Behind The Daraprim Controversy

Opinion | Brian Joondeph

Medicare happily pays the price set by big pharma. And in turn, big pharma then pays former Congressmen turned lobbyists.

Fiorina A Rising Conservative Star: Some Folks Need To Deal With It

Opinion | Ken Blackwell
Republican presidential candidate and former Hewlett Packard CEO Carly Fiorina speaks during the second official Republican presidential candidates debate of the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, California, United States, September 16, 2015. (REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson)

‘There’s no doubt in my mind Fiorina would run circles around Clinton if the two were to debate.’

Pope Contradicted By Anti-Jobs Regulation Of Obama's EPA

Opinion | Peter Ferrara
Pope Francis talks aboard the papal plane while en route to Italy

Even the EPA admits that in return for all these costs, its energy regulations will have no measurable effect

The Narrative Still Says This Device Is A 'Cool Clock'

Opinion | Scott Greer
A homemade clock made by Ahmed Mohamed is seen in an undated picture released by the Irving Texas Police Department

Why the media challenges some teenage fibs and champions others

The Shutdown Message

Opinion | Larry Kudlow
U.S. House Speaker Boehner publicly announces his resignation during news conference at the U.S. Capitol in Washington

Every now and then, the GOP should disrupt the status quo.

IRONY: Rubio Has Been Tougher On Illegal Immigration Than Trump

Opinion | Eric Owens
Getty Images/Bill Pugliano, Getty Images/Andrew Burton

Trump has supported amnesty

Republicans Need Bold Leadership More Than Ever

Opinion | Rep. Louie Gohmert
U.S. Speaker of the House Boehner exits Republican caucus meeting after announcing to the meeting that he will be resigning in Washington

As Speaker Boehner moves on to a new chapter in his life, I truly wish both him and his family well.

Is 2016 The Year Of Campaigning Dangerously?

Opinion | Bruce Majors
Republican presidential candidate and former Hewlett Packard CEO Carly Fiorina speaks during the second official Republican presidential candidates debate of the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, California, United States, September 16, 2015. (REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson)

This year, technological change may finally begin to break the two party monopoly.

Is Obamacare Officially A Money Laundering Scheme?

Opinion | Mytheos Holt

Could the failed Obamacare exchanges have been merely an excuse to direct payola to safely Democratic states?

How Far Will Spain Go To Keep Catalonia In The Fold?

Opinion | Leopold Traugott
Catalan pro-independence supporters hold a giant Catalan separatist flag during a demonstration called "Via Lliure a la Republica Catalana" on Catalunya's National Day in Barcelona, Spain

If the yes campaign fails to win a majority, Catalonia will continue its protracted struggle with Madrid.

Massage, Slow Walking And Other Bad Ideas In Airports

Opinion | Michael C. Kerrigan
Reagan International Airport at night (Wikimedia Commons)

These aren’t the only bad actors by any means, but my time is short. They just announced a gate change.

Most Other Countries Don't Have Birthright Citizenship, Because It's Easily Abused

Opinion | Andrew Keller
Cho Hyun-ah, also known as Heather Cho, daughter of chairman of Korean Air Lines, Cho Yang-ho, arrives at the Seoul Western District court in Seoul

Most nations don’t offer birthright citizenship to Americans, and we shouldn’t offer it to them.

Illegal Migrants Don't Follow The Pope's Golden Rule

Opinion | Scott Greer
Pope Francis looks out from the Hill of the Cross in Holguin, Cuba

Pope Francis’s immigration rhetoric sounds nice before you look at the facts

China Is Stealing American Property

Opinion | Chet Nagle
Chinese President Xi Jinping speaks at a U.S.-China business roundtable, comprised of U.S. and Chinese CEOs, in Seattle

Intellectual property theft, deeply concerning in its own right, is not a stand-alone issue. It is intrinsically linked to rampant corruption.

Making News: The Media's Anti-Clinton Bias

Opinion | Lanny Davis
Hillary Clinton Getty Images/Nicholas Kamm

All polling data at this stage means little or nothing when it comes to predicting 2016.

Withdraw The Welcome Mat For Rouhani At The UN

Opinion | Ken Blackwell
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani delivers a speech to the nation in Tehran

The seemingly complex issue of Iran is actually rather simple. If you reward bad behavior, all you get back is more bad behavior.

The Trump-CFG Spat: Is It Another Triumph Of The Sham?

Opinion | Alan Keyes
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at the Iowa Faith and Freedom Coalition Forum in Des Moines

Like the first Caesars of Roman times, Donald Trump is rising toward tyrannical power by exploiting both sides.

Mass Exodus Proves High-Tax Democrats Kill Economic Growth

Opinion | Caroline Anderegg
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo addresses the media before participating as an honorary grand marshall in the West Indian Day Parade in Brooklyn, New York

Voters are making it clear, with their feet and their votes, that they will not tolerate careless over-spending

COULTER: Useless Idiots

Ann Coulter | Ann Coulter
Ann Coulter

Immigration is an easy argument to win. But if you talk about it, the media will cut your mike.

'Global Indifference': Pope Francis' Cure is A Cause

Opinion | Roger Banks
President Obama welcomes Pope Francis to the United States. (White House stream)

Redistribution creates favorable conditions for the societal pathogens identified by the pope.

Pope Francis Should Visit Walmart Or Costco

Opinion | Mark Skousen
U.S. President Obama waves with Pope Francis during an arrival ceremony at the White House in Washington

Milton Friedman said it best, “The record of history is absolutely crystal clear.” Capitalism works.

A Pope For Capitalists, Too

Opinion | Elise Daniel
Pope Francis leads a community blessing in the Cathedral of Santiago de Cuba

What is a trickle-down theory absent charity? Or the invisible hand without sound principles?

'Woodlawn' Is An Outstanding Sports Film With A Message

Opinion | Amanda Read
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It premieres in theaters nationwide October 16

President Obama Insults More Than Just The Pope

Opinion | Mike Huckabee
Pope Francis looks out from the Hill of the Cross in Holguin, Cuba

I am not a Catholic, but as a Christian and as an American, I believe the Pope deserves much better.

A Clash With Russia In Syria?

Opinion | Steve Moysey
An Airbus Defence and Space satellite image courtesy of Stratfor geopolitical intelligence firm shows Russian AN-124 Condor transport plane at the air base at Latakia, Syria

The Syrian conflict is driving an unprecedented migration of Muslims into Europe and the U.S.

Misplaced Concern: Pope Francis's Energy Agenda

Opinion | Myron Ebell
Pope Francis leads a mass for Catholic faithful in the city of Holguin

If we are serious about helping the poor then we must understand the blessings of abundant, affordable energy.

Eight Laws Hillary Clinton Could Be Indicted For Breaking

Opinion | Kenneth P. Bergquist
Hillary Clinton speaks to supporters in Columbus, Ohio, Sept. 10, 2015. (Youtube)

…but for various reasons, she probably won’t be.

The Smoke And Mirrors Of OUR Walmart

Opinion | Ashley Pratte
David Coulombe, who works as a consumables sales floor associate at Walmart, participates in a march and rally for $15 minimum wage in Boston

This is just the latest development in Big Labor’s underhanded tactics to woo members aboard its sinking ship.

'Cultural Sensitivity' Doesn't Excuse Child Rape

Opinion | Scott Greer
An Afghan family, returning from Pakistan, watch a video clip at a mines and explosives awareness program at a UNHCR registration centre in Kabul, Afghanistan

Some western leaders are willing to overlook the atrocity on the behalf of ‘tolerance’

Shutting Down The Government Over Planned Parenthood Funding Is A Mistake

Opinion | Arnold Steinberg
A closed Planned Parenthood facility is seen in Westminster

A shutdown is inherently radical and imprudent, hardly conservative. Republicans will seem irresponsible to voters.

The Salafist Connections To The WhyIslam Billboard Campaign

Opinion | Sam Westrop and Charles Jacobs

The ICNA’s Islam appears to represent religious extremists and a determined hatred of Jews, Christians and the West.

Make No Mistake, Ben Carson's Comments About A Muslim President Were Intolerant, And Wrong

Opinion | Qasim Rashid
Carson: 'If We Don't Seal The Border, The Rest Of This Stuff Doesn't Matter' (screenshot: CNN)

America’s founders saw no conflict between Islam and the United States Constitution. Who then, is Dr. Carson to disagree?

Did America Get Trolled By Ahmed And His Clock?

Opinion | J. D. Gordon
Ahmed Mohamed

My fellow Americans, we’ve been trolled. And if we don’t get wise to it, the next Ahmed may very well blow up his school.

Late For Work? Maybe Zoning Is To Blame.

Opinion | Chuck DeVore
Traffic leading towards Art Basel on Miami Beach is seen with the skyline of midtown Miami in the background

Property rights are better predictors of commute times than infrastructure spending

Why Don't The Candidates Ever Talk About Money?

Opinion | Larry Kudlow
Republican presidential candidates pose before the start of the second official Republican presidential candidates debate of the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley

Another GOP debate, another missed opportunity.

Rand Paul 2016: The Diary Of A Wimpy Campaign

Opinion | Scott Greer
Republican presidential candidate U.S. Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) speaks during a town-hall style campaign stop in Londonderry, New Hampshire, United States May 11, 2015.  REUTERS/Brian Snyder - RTX1CHOV

The Kentucky senator’s persona is one of his main problems

Time To End The Filibuster

Opinion | Rep. Vern Buchanan
Capitol Hill - Anti-Iran Nuke Deal Rally

The filibuster is being abused in the Senate and it needs to stop.

Why Is Canada More Economically Free Than The U.S?

Opinion | Ewan Watt
Canadian fans react as they hold Canada flags during the men's quarter-finals ice hockey game between Canada and Latvia at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games

While the United States has certainly seen its global economic standing decline, this isn’t irreversible.

Canada's Eco-Fascists Release Nonsense 'Manifesto'

Opinion | PierreGuy Veer
NDP leader Mulcair speaks in the House of Commons in Ottawa

What Canada needs is not to abolish capitalism but to adopt it.

Where Are The Other Great Religions In The Battle Against Planned Parenthood?

Opinion | Greg Jones
A Planned Parenthood clinic is seen in Vista, California

What better issue to find common ground than the idea that life is God’s, and God’s alone?

Thoughts On Economic Signaling And Mix Tapes

Opinion | Michael C. Kerrigan
Percy Sledge dies

Just think about the treasure trove of coded messages that went back and forth within this complex mating ritual.

Nationals Park: The One Purple Place In Washington

Opinion | Lanny Davis
MLB: NLDS-San Francisco Giants at Washington Nationals

There is one place where all of this vitriol and divisiveness seems to disappear and become unimportant.

The Worldwide Savings Crisis

Opinion | Monty Bennett
Federal Reserve building in Washington

Monetary policymakers should take interest rates into negative territory.

The NFL Should Sort Out Deflategate, Not A Judge

Opinion | Sean Roman Strockyj
New England Patriots quarterback Brady exits the Manhattan Federal Courthouse in New York

The Second Circuit Court of Appeals will hear the appeal next year.

One Man's Troll Is Another Man's Privateer

Opinion | Peter Roff
Google CEO Larry Page (EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/GettyImages)

Apple and Samsung regularly license each other’s technologies and compensate each other through reasonable royalties.

Does Savage's Partisan Retrovirus Analogy Serve The Twin-Party Sham?

Opinion | Alan Keyes
Michael Alan Weiner -- known on the radio waves as Michael Savage -- has an estimated net worth of $18 million dollars. Born in New York, Savage is a conservative radio host, commentator, and author. Savage best known for his controversial right-wing radio show, “Savage Nation." Last month -- after a legal battle with longtime employer Talk Radio Network -- Savage left his show and 8 million weekly listeners to be, in his own words, "free at last!"

Though unalienable rights give rise to a certain freedom, they are rooted in obligations.

Remembering Our First Constitution

Opinion | William J. Watkins, Jr.
US Constitution Getty Images

The Articles of Confederation codified the Founders’ dislike of central government.

COULTER: Donald Trump: The Only People Who Like Him Are The Voters

Ann Coulter | Ann Coulter

Trump isn’t trying to imitate anyone. He’s leading on the seminal issue of our time.

H Is For Hypocrite

Opinion | Roger Stone
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If you want a president who cares about women, don’t vote for Hillary.

Washington Can Stop Infanticide -- Will They?

Opinion | Mary Harned
Anti-abortion activist delivered a signed declaration and a plastic fetus to Mick Krieger, chief of staff for House Minority Leader John Boeher (R-OH), during a meeting in the Longworth House Office Building on Capitol Hill November 5, 2010 in Washington, DC. (Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Infants born through attempted abortions are not a commodity.

The Malthusian Ideology Of Pope Francis's Encyclical Is Bad For The Poor

Opinion | Ned Mamula
Pope Francis waves as he arrives to lead his Wednesday general audience in Saint Peter's Square at the Vatican

Energy is required to bring poor nations up to the standard of living enjoyed by developed nations.

In 2015, Every Debate Is A Tea Party Debate

Opinion | Amy Kremer

I think it can be said that the establishment has been trumped. No pun intended.

On The Local Level, Consensus Based Policymaking Is Working For Republicans, And Our Cities

Opinion | Richard Berry
A street sign marking Main Street stands in Port Washington. Shannon Stapleton/Reuters.

We all need to listen and learn, even our would-be presidents.

A Government Shutdown Is On The Way -- Thanks To Democrats' Abortion Obsession

Opinion | John-Henry Westen
Pro-choice supporters and members of Planned Parenthood rally to mark the 35th anniversary of the Roe v. Wade decision legalizing abortion, outside the Federal Building January 22, 2008 in the Los Angeles area community of Westwood, California. (David McNew/Getty Images)

Defunding Planned Parenthood is a reasonable step to protect taxpayer dollars from being used for illegal activity

Remembering Reagan's Foreign Policy Legacy

Opinion | Frank Carlucci
Ronald Reagan on Fargo

Reagan was visionary when it came to mobilizing the power of people against communism and tyranny.

Is Ben Carson The Man To Watch?

Opinion | Stewart Lawrence
Carson To Trump: 'You Don’t Have To Be Loud To Be Energetic' [screenshot, ABC, 9/13/2015]

CNN’s poll is not the first to show Carson running competitively against Clinton

Out of Touch Labor Union Bosses Use Deception To Cling To Power

Opinion | Erik Telford
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon is photographed while introducing the Ferguson Commission in St. Louis, Missouri

Unions have not been a good stewards of members’ resources and, whenever possible, workers are choosing to leave.

Right To Work 2.0: A Pro-Growth Platform For The 21st Century

Opinion | Derek Khanna
Memory chip parts of U.S. memory chip maker MicronTechnology are pictured at their booth at an industrial fair in Frankfurt

Instead of taking on thousands of regulations one by one, let’s create a new statute that knocks them out permanently.

How Modern Sci-Fi Prepared America For Donald Trump's Rise

| Bruce Majors
U.S. presidential hopeful Donald Trump speaks in New York

Unlike the monsters and secret agents of old, today’s villains are infectious.

Why Isn't Saudi Arabia Taking In Any Refugees?

Opinion | Scott Greer
Syrian and Afghan refugees fall into the sea after their dinghy deflated some 100m away before reaching the Greek island of Lesbos

It’s not because the Saudis ‘closed their hearts’

Why Do Conservatives Support Trump?

Opinion | Brent Smith
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump arrives to attend the Jimmy Fallon show in the Manhattan borough of New York

It rings hollow to many voters for politicians and pundits to announce that Trump is no conservative.

Refugees, Or Invaders?

Opinion | Brian Joondeph
Refugee raises a child into the air as Syrian and Afghan refugees are seen on and around a dinghy that deflated some 100m away before reaching the Greek island of Lesbos

ISIS is already present in all 50 states according to the FBI Director.

The Abortion Debate Will Never Be The Same

Opinion | Marjorie Dannenfelser
Pro-choice supporters and members of Planned Parenthood rally to mark the 35th anniversary of the Roe v. Wade decision legalizing abortion, outside the Federal Building January 22, 2008 in the Los Angeles area community of Westwood, California. (David McNew/Getty Images)

The United States is one of only seven nations on Earth that allows elective abortion after five months of pregnancy.

Campus Rape Hysteria Has No Use For Due Process

Opinion | Scott Greer
Judge holding gavel in a courtroom

The hair-brained idea that could encourage more hoaxes

Trump/Carson Feud Is One-Sided, At Least For Now [VIDEO]

Opinion | Derek Hunter
Screen Shot 2015-09-13 at 10.20.34 AM

After apologizing, Carson has avoided taking shots at Trump.

Got A Migrant Problem? Legalize Work

Opinion | Bill Frezza
Migrants pass behind a barbwire fence near a collection point in Roszke

What will our future be – the pitiful banlieues of Paris or Ellis Island’s proud heritage of liberty?

Conservatives Should Oppose Forced Arbitration

Opinion | Dean Clancy
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Cordray answers questions at the Reuters Washington Summit in Washington

Consumerism, in short, should be pro-consumer, not pro-government.

Why Gay Marriage Dissenters Shouldn't Be Jailed

Opinion | David Nammo
Kim Davis Mugshot, Photo: Carter County Detention Center

In this new legal environment, will religious liberty survive?

Todd Beamer And Everyday American Heroes

Opinion | Rebeccah Heinrichs
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The Greeks had a word for this, “thumos” or “spiritedness.” It is this kind of spiritedness that prompts men to action.

Presidential Reagan Library Debate: Time to Revisit Reagan's Pro-growth Tax Policies

Opinion | Lewis K. Uhler and Peter J. Ferrara
Republican Candidates Participate In Debate At Reagan Library

Reagan had it right intuitively and objectively.

Keep [Your City Here] Weird

Opinion | Michael C. Kerrigan
Man stands over classic vehicles ahead of an auction run by the Motostalgia auction house in Austin, Texas

Like Tim Tebow at a Wicca convention, I felt less welcome the deeper into town we walked.

Does Conservatism Have A Future? Trump And Sanders, 55 Years After The Sharon Statement

Opinion | Christopher Bedford
William F. Buckley. National Review.

‘In this time of moral and political crises…’

Reforming Defensive Medicine Is Key To Reducing Healthcare Costs

Opinion | Jeffrey Segal
Cancer Customizing Care.JPEG

There is only one reason physicians practice defensive medicine: to avoid meritless lawsuits.

Kim Davis's Battle: Will Americans Let Elitists Reverse The American Revolution?

| Alan Keyes
Kim Davis speaks to her supporters after walking out of jail in Grayson Kentucky

The abandonment of the Declaration is an existential threat to the union

Continuing To Fund Planned Parenthood Could Jeopardize American Foreign Policy

Opinion | Neil Siefring
A Planned Parenthood clinic is seen in Vista, California

If Planned Parenthood continues to receive the financial support, our shining city on a hill will lose much of its brightness.

The 'Fair Play Fair Pay Act' Is A Corporate Music Label Cash Grab

Opinion | Victor Nava
Headsets hang in front of a screen displaying a Spotify logo on it, in Zenica

Terrestrial radio and digital music services serve two very different purposes.

Why Does The State Department Fund An Anti-Israel Organization With Communist Leadership?

Opinion | Ronn Torossian
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A communist who says that Zionism is over must not receive funding from the State Department.

Time To Move On From The Obama Years

Opinion | Gayle Trotter
U.S. President Barack Obama waves to reporters after returning to the White House on board Marine One September 3, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

No sober-minded observer believed the soaring rhetoric at the time. For those who did, the current reality has awakened them.

COULTER: Refugees: Another One For The 'Not Our Problem' File

Ann Coulter | Ann Coulter

For at least half a century, the U.S. has taken in the vast majority of the world’s refugees. Isn’t it somebody else’s turn, now?

How Trolls -- And The Lawyers Who Love Them -- Are Hurting Our Economy

Opinion | Gary Shapiro
The US Patent and Trademark Office is sh

There is a special place reserved in hell for patent-troll lawyers.

Berkeley's Soda Tax Loses Its Fizz But Offers Important Lessons

Opinion | William F. Shughart II
Soda fountain

The tax on sugar-sweetened beverages will do very little to promote healthy lifestyles

The American Public Is About To Realize What Planned Parenthood Does To Kids And Mothers

Opinion | John-Henry Westen
A sign is pictured at the entrance to a Planned Parenthood building in New York

The House Judiciary Committee’s hearing will shed light on the controversial abortion provider.

Can Trump Kill The Iran Deal?

Opinion | Arnold Steinberg
Presidential hopeful Donald Trump speaks during a press availability after signing a pledge with the Republican National Committee at Trump Tower in Manhattan, New York Sept. 3, 2015. (REUTERS/Lucas Jackson)

There is still time to turn this around.

How A Three-Year-Old Boy Could Solve The Refugee Crisis

Opinion | Vinh Chung
Refugees and migrants arrive onboard the Eleftherios Venizelos passenger ship at the port of Piraeus, near Athens

Aylan Kurdis death was a tragedy, but his image just might be the spark we all need to get something done.

America Already Has A Refugee Problem On Its Hands

Opinion | Scott Greer
Syrian refugees walk towards a crossing point at the Greek-Macedonian border

Welcoming thousands of Syrian migrants would only make our broken refugee system worse

Fixing Puerto Rico: A Road Map For Congress

Opinion | Matthew Kandrach
The national flags of Puerto Rico and the U.S. wave in front of a building belonging to UBS bank, whose retail customers' portfolios are heavily invested in Puerto Rico bonds, in the Hato Rey Financial District in San Juan, February 27, 2014. REUTERS/Ana Martinez

Congress should appoint a federal control board that would impose discipline on taxing and spending

How The FDA Is Helping Big Tobacco

Opinion | Jan Verleur
File photo of a customer puffing on an e-cigarette at the Henley Vaporium in New York City

What most people don’t realize is that smaller, independent vaping businesses are really technology companies.

Flourishing Wildlife In Harmony With 'All Of The Above' Energy Production

Opinion | Ted Nugent
An oil derrick is seen at a fracking site for extracting oil outside of Williston

Our energy requirements and love of wild things are not only not mutually exclusive, they are mutually beneficial.

Jewish Opposition To Guns Is Suicidal

Opinion | Jonathan Bronitsky
A French soldier secures the access to a Jewish school in Paris

If Jewish Americans do in fact value life, the past, and individual responsibility, seize upon the right to bear arms

The Rule Of Law Only Matters When The Left Says It Does

Opinion | Scott Greer
Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis gestures as she refuses to issue marriage licenses to a same-sex couple in Morehead, Kentucky September 1, 2015, in a still image from video provided by WLEX. REUTERS/WLEX/LEX18.com

The hypocrisy in cheering on sanctuary cities and imprisoning Kim Davis

New Study Encourages A War On Happy Meals

Opinion | Cherylyn Harley LeBon
Earns McDonalds.JPEG

Let’s consider a variety of solutions to combat obesity

For The Fed, One-Eighth Of A Point And Done

Opinion | Larry Kudlow
Federal Reserve building in Washington

Can we please have a rules-based policy?

Kim Davis Might Be Wrong, But So Is Demonizing Her For Her Convictions

Opinion | Qasim Rashid
Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis gestures as she refuses to issue marriage licenses to a same-sex couple in Morehead, Kentucky September 1, 2015, in a still image from video provided by WLEX. REUTERS/WLEX/LEX18.com

What is it about the social media age that makes us behave so cruel towards one another?

Presidential Candidate Lawrence Lessig's Far Left Net Neutrality Agenda

Opinion | Scott Cleland
Lawrence Lessig

The political agenda hidden inside Mr. Lessig’s Trojan horse candidacy is network neutrality.

Union Bosses' Political Machine Even Bigger Than They Admit

Opinion | Stan Greer
Members of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) march during a protest in support of a new contract for apartment building workers in New York City

Big Labor controls the largest political machine in America.

Plugging The Hole In The Bottom Of Obamacare

Opinion | Bill Frezza
Obama delivers remarks on the fifth anniversary of the Affordable Care Act on the White House campus in Washington

As the country returns to cash doctoring for more and more of its medical care, we’re likely to see more innovations like MDSave

Four Healthcare Questions For The GOP Presidential Contenders

Opinion | Sally Pipes
Republican 2016 presidential candidates debate at the first official Republican presidential candidates debate of the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign in Cleveland

American voters want to know how presidential hopefuls will fix our nation’s broken healthcare system.

Economist: 'It's 1979 All Over Again' In America

Ginni Thomas | Ginni Thomas

Economist: ‘It’s 1979 All Over Again’ In America

Bleeding Hearts Will Only Make Europe's Migrant Crisis Worse

Opinion | Scott Greer
Migrants set off on foot for the border with Austria from Budapest

Open borders will not solve the crisis

Congress Is Great At Manufacturing One Thing: Crises

Opinion | Neil Siefring
John Boehner returns to his office after a visit to the House floor for procedural votes for legislation to fund the Department of Homeland Security at the Capitol in Washington

Waiting until the last minute to pass unimaginative legislation perpetuates our nation’s problems

Tom Brady: Just Another Victim Of Overcriminalization

Opinion | Greg Glod
New England Patriots quarterback Brady exits the Manhattan Federal Courthouse in New York

Judge Richard Berman meticulously dissected the NFL’s arbitration and discipline policies.

Immigration Restriction Is A Red Herring Solution To Poverty

Opinion | Daniel J. Smith
Illegal Immigration Protesters

If we truly want to continue to reduce poverty and improves lives, we should welcome immigrants

11 Year Old Thwarts Home Invasion With A Gun, Cops Criticize Mother

| John Lott
An LAPD officer inspects a handgun during a gun buyback program in Los Angeles, California

The mother apparently purchased the handgun because of several previous attempted break-ins of her home.

The Planned Parenthood Videos Made Me Uncomfortable, But I'm Not Ready To Start Listening To Rush. Now What?

| Charles Camosy
Deborah Nucatola (Center for Medical Progress/YouTube screengrab)

Pro-life progressives, despite being under constant attack from both the right and left, have survived.

Nobody Should Feel Bad For People Caught In The Ashley Madison Hack

Opinion | Sean Roman Strockyj
A photo illustration shows the Ashley Madison app displayed on a smartphone in Toronto

The hackers even offered Ashley Madison a chance to avoid this mess if they capitulated to the demand to remove the site.

At Education Reform Summit, Republican Candidates All Emphasize School Choice

| Ashley Bateman
GED Changes.JPEG

Both Bush and Fiorina lauded Education Savings Accounts at the summit

The Appalling Recklessness Of 'Black Lives Matter' And The Democratic Party

Opinion | Mike Huckabee
Black Lives Matter St. Paul Protest

‘When you elevate the life or death of anyone because of their race, you diminish all those who shed blood to overcome racism.’

Donald Trump Is Exactly What Jeb Bush Deserves (And We're All Screwed)

Opinion | Christopher Bedford
Donald Trump and Jeb Bush, during the first Republican debate. REUTERS/Brian Snyder.

No need for attack ads, Mr. Bush. Just send flowers.

In America Today, What Is The Real Political Divide?

Opinion | Alan Keyes
Demonstrators with the Tea Party protest the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) targeting of the Tea Party and similar groups during a rally called "Audit the IRS" outside the US Capitol in Washington, DC, June 19, 2013. (Photo: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Despite the elitist faction’s efforts to corrupt their goodwill, many Americans retain a strong sense of it

Straight Outta Caliphate: Why Are Some Americans Drawn To Political Islam?

Opinion | J. D. Gordon
Eric Lynn Wright, aka Eazy-E, died at age 32 on March 26, 1995. He performed as a successful solo artist and as a member of the rap group N.W.A. On February 24, 1995, Eazy checked into Cedars Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. He believed he suffered from asthma, but doctors instead diagnosed him with AIDS. He acknowledged his condition publicly on March 16 and died from complications 10 days later.

Many activists viewed Islam as an alternative way of life in a primarily Judeo-Christian country.

For Hoodwink Hillary, Lying Is An Art Form

Opinion | Ted Nugent
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks during a town hall meeting in Las Vegas

Tell me there enough real Americans left that refuse to be scammed.

Why I'm Bearish On Camping

Opinion | Michael C. Kerrigan
Camping: Whether your preferred spot is a designated campsite or a more remote and wild location, you're sure to have a blast. Bathe in a stream, don't shave, and forget about all the cares of the "real world."

‘Our family crest reads In Tergo Cum Calces — In The Rear With The Gear.’

COULTER: How To Write A New York Times Op-Ed In Three Easy Steps

Ann Coulter | Ann Coulter

Times writers are like personal shoppers for people too lazy to form their own opinions.

In Trashing Land, The EPA Has Nothing On The Forest Service

Opinion | William Perry Pendley
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‘In 1998, when Mr. McIlroy took over the farm, he discovered a section of fence had been flattened’

Jerry Brown Flouted Gay Marriage Law. Why Not A Kentucky Clerk?

Opinion | David Benkof
Brown speaks to reporters while proposing his 2015-16 state budget in Sacramento

The Post never criticized Brown for his inaction on Proposition 8

Why Lawrence Lessig Should Love Money In Politics

Opinion | David Keating
Lawrence Lessig

Here’s my suggestion to Lessig. Support rules that make it easier for people to raise money to engage in political speech.

America's Six Worst Attorneys General

Opinion | Hans Bader
Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane congratulates Governor Tom Wolf following his inauguration ceremony at the State Capitol in Harrisburg, PA on January 20, 2015.

All of these AGs share more than just a spot on this list. They also have violated the trust of the citizens of their states.

Hats Off To Sanders In Iowa Poll, But Clinton Has Good News, Too

Opinion | Lanny Davis
Guests soaked by sprinklers at Hillary Clinton fundraiser

Hillary Clinton and her campaign have said from the beginning: this is going to be a tough and competitive contest.

Rum, School Choice, And Rebellion In Nevada

Opinion | Jeanne Allen

I don’t understand, we permit people to do just about everything else they want with tax dollars. Where did this come from?

Feds' Policy Blunders Allow Legionnaire's Disease Outbreaks

Opinion | Henry Miller
U.S. flag flies outside Lincoln Medical Center where a cooling tower has been tested and disinfected following a deadly outbreak of Legionnaires' disease in the South Bronx region, New York

The agency uses humans as canaries in the coal mine to monitor outbreaks.

Gun Control Shills Won't Let Roanoke Journalists' Murders Go To Waste

Opinion | John Lott
Chris Hurst, a journalist at the station and boyfriend of killed journalist Alison Parker pauses for a moment as Jeff Marks, general manager for WDBJ7 looks on

McAuliffe apparently encouraged Parker’s father to speak out on the issue.

California Leads The Nation In Money For Nothing

Opinion | Lloyd Billingsley
Automobile traffic backs-up as it travels north from San Diego to Los Angeless along Interstate Highway 5 in California

Thousands of full-time government employees perform no work

Macroeconomics Is The Root Of All Error

Opinion | Bill Frezza
Federal Reserve Bank of New York VP Potter and Harvard University International Financial System professor Reinhart attend the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City's annual Jackson Hole Economic Policy Symposium in Wyoming

Macroeconomics reigns in the realm of the unknowable promising that which cannot be delivered to the eager to be deceived

This Labor Day Weekend, Remember How Immigration Depresses Workers' Wages

Opinion | Peter N. Kirsanow
Illegal Immigration Protesters

Illegal immigration has a disproportionate effect on the employment of African-American men

Foreign Policy Is Still An Important Wedge Issue For The GOP

Opinion | Frank Donatelli
Graham: 'We Need More American Ground Forces In Iraq' (screenshot: Fox News)

Every Senate Democrat who votes in favor of the Iran Agreement is in jeopardy the minute Iran begins to cheat.

A Nightmare On Cyrus Street

Opinion | Scott Greer
Miley Cyrus hosts MTV Video Music Awards

The pop star embodies cultural nihilism like no other

Busting Margaret Sanger

Opinion | Ken Blackwell
A Planned Parenthood clinic is seen in Vista, California

The Smithsonian has no business honoring the eugenics advocate and Planned Parenthood founder.

An Arrogant, Ragingly Partisan EPA

Opinion | Alan Daley
Gina McCarthy, the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency

The EPA does not limit its pretensions of omniscience to issues of energy.

Ashley Madison, Adultery, And Same-Sex Marriage

Opinion | Ryan T. Anderson
A photo illustration shows the Ashley Madison app displayed on a smartphone in Toronto

‘As people internalize this new vision of marriage, marriage will be less and less a stabilizing force.’

Assault By Government: Draining The Capital Pool

Opinion | Seton Motley
Street signs for Wall St. and Broad St. hang at the corner outside the New York Stock Exchange

Diamond Dave knows this ain’t the way to go. We should too.

America Still Making The Wrong Moves In Arctic Chess Game With Russia

Opinion | David Hunt
Russian President Putin delivers speech during opening ceremony of MAKS International Aviation and Space Salon in Zhukovsky

As Russia moves to exert its influence in the region, the United States continues to send mixed signals.

Here's Proof Trump's Rise Is Not Mainly Due To Immigration Worries

Opinion | Jamie Weinstein
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump gestures after arriving for jury duty at Manhattan Supreme Court in New York, August 17, 2015. (REUTERS/Lucas Jackson)

Sorry, Ann Coulter

Thoughts On Love And Unwillingness To Drag Bathtubs Great Distances

Opinion | Michael C. Kerrigan
Nothing hotter than Kate Mara in a bathtub. (Photo: Adam Fedderly/Esquire)

The reality of the situation begs two questions: First, what is sexy about lumbago?

Jimmy Carter, Deregulator

Opinion | Joanne Butler
Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter takes questions from the media during a news conference about his recent cancer diagnosis and treatment plans, at the Carter Center in Atlanta

The next time you get a tweet about an airfare flash sale, save a kind thought for Carter.

Gun Control Could Not Have Stopped The Roanoke Shooting

Opinion | Scott Greer
Vester Flanagan

The shooter was driven to kill by hate, not a handgun

Why We Need To End The Federal Reserve Now

Opinion | Shah Gilani
Fed Chair Janet Yellen testifies before the Senate Banking Committee on monetray policy

We’d be free of the “command control” economy the Fed directs and gets all wrong.

Confessions Of A Closet Trump Supporter

Opinion | Charlotte Laws
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump exits the Manhattan Supreme Courthouse following service of jury duty in New York

Now that I have penned this bold and reckless article, I’ll be the target of my own shocking headlines.

The Supreme Court Should Not Take The Jim Thorpe Case

Opinion | Sean Roman Strockyj
Jim Thorpes Body.JPEG

Applying the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act to Thorpe would be a mistake.

St. Alexius And America's Sick Culture

Opinion | Mike Church
Chris Hurst, a journalist at the station and boyfriend of killed journalist Alison Parker pauses for a moment as Jeff Marks, general manager for WDBJ7 looks on

How many more poor, doomed souls will killers look at, seeing only the atomized and balkanized septic tank we call a culture?

The Political Strategy Of Mobocractic Tyranny

Opinion | Alan Keyes
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump exits the Manhattan Supreme Courthouse following service of jury duty in New York

Caveant electores! Let the voters beware.

The Constitution Still Doesn't Grant Birthright Citizenship

Ann Coulter | Ann Coulter
Ann Coulter

Whomever that was the “original public meaning” for, it sure wasn’t the Supreme Court.

ESPN Has No Balls

Opinion | Scott Greer
For some fun and exciting foreplay for everyone involved, how about you just DON'T come home and turn on ESPN? Do you really need to be watching two dudes talk about the 2014 college football season in February? Didn't think so. Leave it off for a couple days prior to Valentine's Day and results are guaranteed. (Photo: Wikimedia)

The sports giant avoids offense at the cost of its coverage

When The Price Of Money Is Wrong, The Price of Everything Is Wrong

Opinion | Bill Frezza
A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after the opening bell in New York

We need a separation of money and state

The Obama Administration Is Winning Its War On Fossil Fuels

Opinion | Keith Mauck
The coal-fired Castle Gate Power Plant is pictured outside Helper, Utah

More than two dozen coal companies have filed for bankruptcy so far.

Servergate Really Could Be Hillary's Downfall

Opinion | Laura Wellington
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton used thumb drives to transfer information to her lawyer, David Kendall.

I’d rather make history by electing an honest president that may or may not be a woman.

Donald Trump: A 21st Century Protectionist Herbert Hoover

Opinion | Larry Kudlow
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump exits the Manhattan Supreme Courthouse following service of jury duty in New York

The Donald’s economic plan would be a disaster

Why Does Marco Rubio Want To Lock Up Observant Jews?

Opinion | David Benkof
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio speaks at the Family Leadership Summit in Ames, Iowa, United States, July 18, 2015. (REUTERS/Jim Young)

If the Rubio policy prevails, some traditional Jews will have excruciating decisions to make.

Mises And The Market

Opinion | Robert P. Murphy
NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 24:  A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on August 24, 2015 in New York City. As the global economy continues to react from events in China, markets dropped significantly around the world on Monday. The Dow Jones industrial average briefly dropped over 1000 points in morning trading.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

The full bust that should have occurred in 2008 was merely pushed back.

Clinton Still Leads Dems And GOP Candidates, Despite Onslaught

Opinion | Lanny Davis
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks during a town hall meeting in Las Vegas

Three reasons why I believe the media and GOP piling on Clinton hasn’t affected voter choices.

Alabama's Tough Immigration Law Didn't Fail -- It Was Gutted

Opinion | Scott Greer
Demonstrators picket against the possible arrivals of undocumented migrants who may be processed at the Murrieta Border Patrol Station in California

The bill worked before the federal government got involved

Supposed Patent Troll Fighters Are Trolls Too

Opinion | Peter Roff
The Nokia headquarters is seen in Espoo

Some companies are walking a fine line between playing the virtuous corporate citizen and maintaining the bottom line.

The Elephant In The Room: The GOP's Tech Dilemma

Opinion | Nathan Leamer
Former Florida Governor and Republican candidate for president Jeb Bush greets supporters at a VFW town hall event in Merrimack

None of the Republican candidates has demonstrated a coherent technology-policy agenda.

Birthright Citizenship Is Tearing The GOP Apart

Opinion | Scott Greer
Illegal Immigration Protesters

It’s a fight pitting abstract principles against common sense

Trump And The New Normal Of Presidential Politics

Opinion | Brian Fox
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump gestures after arriving for jury duty at Manhattan Supreme Court in New York

Today, one has to have a larger than life brand with an independent, already established funding source.

America 2016: You Won't Believe What Happens After Trump Loses Election To Bernie Sanders

Satire | Jamie Weinstein
Republican 2016 U.S. presidential candidate businessman Donald Trump answers a question at the first official Republican presidential candidates debate of the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign in Cleveland

Tomorrow’s news today

Obamacare Gives Big Windfall To Insurance Companies As Quality of Healthcare Declines

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

Americans don’t need more cronyism when it comes to their health care.

Why A Market Downturn Would Only Boost Donald Trump's Campaign

Opinion | Jamie Weinstein
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump gestures after arriving for jury duty at Manhattan Supreme Court in New York, August 17, 2015. (REUTERS/Lucas Jackson)

His poll numbers could go up and up and up

Government Grant Funding Corrupts Tobacco Research, Holds Back Scientific Inquiry

Opinion | Jesse Hathaway
Camel cigarettes are stacked on a shelf inside a tobacco store in New York

Agencies are themselves unduly influenced by the lure of big-money grants.

Every Version Of Every Bill In The 113th Congress

Opinion | Jim Harper
The U.S. flag flies at half-staff on the Capitol dome in memory of former Senator Howard Baker (R-TN) in Washington June 27, 2014. Baker, a pivotal figure in the Senate Watergate inquiry that pushed U.S. President Richard Nixon toward resignation and who later helped salvage Ronald Reagan's presidency amid the Iran-Contra scandal, died on Thursday. He was 88.    REUTERS/Gary Cameron   (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS OBITUARY) - RTR3W4HL

Behind the new computer-aided oversight database that the New York Times and Washington Examiner have used

Democrats Are Turning On Their Own History

Opinion | Quentin B. Fairchild
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks during a town hall meeting in Las Vegas

Jefferson-Jackson dinners have been renamed across the country

America And Europe Desperately Need History Lesson On Radical Islam

Opinion | J. D. Gordon
Obama delivers remarks after a briefing on U.S. efforts against the Islamic State (ISIS), at the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia

So why do some Westerners defend radical Islam so vigorously?

DC Has A Bigger Welfare State Than Any European Country Besides Denmark

Opinion | Michael Tanner and Charles Hughes
U.S. Bureau Of Engraving And Printing Oversees Dollar Bill Production

The District’s welfare system has a poor track record of helping people transition to work.

When Everybody Wins, Everybody Loses

Opinion | John Steigerwald
The World Cup Trophy is seen during the preliminary draw for the 2018 FIFA World Cup at Konstantin Palace in St. Petersburg

Maybe it’s time for adults to realize that baseball, football, basketball, soccer and hockey are not kids’ games

Scholars: Campus 'Sustainability' Indoctrinates College Students

Ginni Thomas | Ginni Thomas

Scholars: Campus ‘Sustainability’ Indoctrinates College Students

Apple And Google Pour Billions Down A Green Drain

Opinion | Steve Goreham
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Business has been captured by climatism, the belief that humans are causing dangerous global warming.

Got Caught Doing Wrong? Just Play The Outraged Victim Card

Opinion | Scott Greer
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks during a town hall meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada

Hillary Clinton’s camp is using a familiar tactic to deflate her email debacle

Right-To-Work In Missouri Depends On A Handful Of Republican Legislators

Opinion | Samantha Zinnen

The state GOP is a few votes from overriding governor Jay Nixon’s veto

Are You Pro-Mengele Or Anti-Women's Health? Can You Explain Why?

Opinion | Bill Frezza
A Planned Parenthood clinic is seen in Vista, California

Welcome to the world of pluralistic democracy, where believers and atheists must learn to live and govern together.

Thoughts On The Hidden Dangers Of Organic Foods

Opinion | Michael C. Kerrigan
Organic Going Global.JPEG

‘Listen, Stan, we’re gonna get you out of here. You and your almond milk.’

HUD Allowing Wealthy Families To Live In Public Housing While Poor Families Linger On Waiting Lists

Opinion | Kristina Ribali
A man walks through the Marcy Houses public housing development in the Brooklyn borough of New York

It’s hard to believe that a family making hundreds of thousands of dollars a year truly has trouble finding housing.

Planned Parenthood Deals Taxpayer-Funded Death, While Grassroots Organizations Provide Real Help To Women

Opinion | Peggy Hartshorn
Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards introduces US President Barack Obama before he addresses the Planned Parenthood national conference in Washington on April 26, 2013. (NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

It is time for the U.S. and state governments to start trusting their people when it comes to funding “reproductive health”

The NLRB's Politically Driven McDonald's Show Trial

Opinion | Ken Sondik
A passersby walks in front of a help wanted sign at a McDonalds restaurant in the Brooklyn borough of New York

The NLRB is trying to jettison the American franchising system

The Conservative Case For Civil Asset Forfeiture Reform

Opinion | Lance Lemmonds
Police Car LightsPolice Car Lights (Photo: Scott Davidson/Creative CommonsFlickr)

Montana and New Mexico are among just a handful of states that have restored civility to civil asset forfeiture.

Fixing The Fiduciary Standard Rule Proposal To Truly Protect Investors

Opinion | Daniel L. Goodwin
Obama introduces Perez as his nominee to be the next labor secretary, at the White House in Washington

The proposal will unintentionally hinder the very groups it purports to safeguard.

Entitled To Be A Nation, By 'The Laws Of Nature And Of Nature's God'

Opinion | Alan Keyes
Republican presidential candidate Trump speaks at a campaign town hall meeting in Derry

What Trump doesn’t get about American exceptionalism

Competition For The College Board, Now More Than Ever

Opinion | Emmett McGroarty and Jane Robbins

The only solution to this problem is competition

COULTER: No, The 14th Amendment Doesn't Guarantee Birthright Citizenship

Ann Coulter | Ann Coulter

So far, only Donald Trump is defending black history on the issue of the 14th Amendment.

Only An Idiocracy Would Celebrate Preteen Political Activism

Opinion | Scott Greer
Junior high tween kids

This juvenile trend needs to go

Can A Pill Help Liberals Be More Compassionate?

Opinion | Paul Driessen
An illustration picture shows a blister-pack of birth control pills in Nice

Recent research suggests that correcting neurochemical imbalances could offer hope

Fed Right, Trump Wrong

Opinion | Larry Kudlow
Donald Trump doesn't like Bill Cosby

The fed funds futures market is now showing a 45 percent probability of a target rate hike in September.

Unleashing The Entrepreneurial Potential Of Veterans

Opinion | Sen. Jerry Moran
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Empowering those who have sacrificed for our country

Congress Should Force The FCC To Sell Unused Spectrum

Opinion | Christopher D. Coursen

We cannot create more spectrum, we can only reallocate it or allow shared use of it.

Unfreezing Assets Will Sanction-Proof Iran

Opinion | David A. Grantham
Barack Obama delivers remarks on a nuclear deal with Iran at American University in Washington

Iran has built a financial arsenal for undermining U.S. interests, despite sanctions

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.

Cop Hate Goes Mainstream

Opinion | Scott Greer
Cast members Hawkins, who portrays Dr. Dre, and Jackson Jr., who portrays Ice Cube, pose with producer Ice Cube at the premiere of "Straight Outta Compton" in Los Angeles

A movie about fake gangsters might impact real cops

You're Killing Me: Regulations, Government Unions, And Taxes Quash Small Business

Opinion | Chuck DeVore
Will seeing more of this benefit America?

If states and cities want to encourage economic growth, they need to make themselves friendly to small business

The Stamp Act Riots, 250 Years On

Opinion | William F. Shughart II
A page of U.S. Postal Service limited-edition stamps commemorating the 1963 'March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom" is displayed in Washington

Overburdened taxpayers today can take heart from the colonists’ successful trouncing of the intrusive Stamp Act.

Property Owners Stand Up To National Park Bullying

Opinion | Ron Arnold
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One family’s fight to keep their canoe company from being taken away

The Deans Of Campus Insanity

Opinion | Scott Greer
University of Virginia Creative Commons Todd Vance

School administrators are responsible for almost everything that’s wrong with higher education

Trump's Immigration Plan Is Actually 'Something Terrific'

Opinion | Mark Meckler
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump gestures after arriving for jury duty at Manhattan Supreme Court in New York

We are a nation of laws, and Americans want to see our laws followed.

The Gettysburg Address, By Donald Trump

Opinion | Dave Roberts
Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump gives the key note speech at the Republican Party Lincoln Day event in Birch Run, Michigan,

‘The world will hugely note and long remember what I say here, but it will probably forget what they did here.’

When Is A Raisin Like An Investment Return? When The Government Takes It Away

Opinion | Tara Helfman
California Raisins

Treasury, with the stroke of a pen, has taken the legitimate property interests of an entire class of investors

Why Are Feminists Angry At This Alabama Sorority?

Opinion | Scott Greer
Alabama Alpha Phi Sorority (Screencap)

It could be the next great cause for social justice warriors

The Old Farmer's Almanac Versus Global Warming Alarmists

Opinion | Brian Joondeph
Schoolchildren play in melting snow at Madison Square Park, in the Manhattan borough of New York City

It seems global warming only exists in the world of computer models.

The 'Nontoxic' Scam: Scaremongering, For Fun And Profit

Opinion | Joseph Perrone
Various cosmetics are laid out at a beauty salon in Seoul

None of these “harmful” ingredients demonized by cosmetic critics actually pose significant risk to consumers.

Americas Upside Down Cyber-Priorities

Opinion | Scott Cleland
File photo of a cybersecurity expert monitoring telecommunications traffic at a network operations center in a Verizon facility in Ashburn

The administration prioritizes net neutrality while agencies get breached by foreign hackers

Fed: Move At The Pace Of An Injured Snail

Opinion | Larry Kudlow
Fed Chair Janet Yellen testifies before the Senate Banking Committee on monetray policy

Inflation-sensitive market indicators argue against a rate hike.

Right-to-Work Or Not, Workers Have The Freedom To Leave Their Union

Opinion | Brett Healy
A crowd of about 200 people and union members gather in frigid temperatures in downtown Milwaukee

National Employee Freedom Week highlights every worker’s right to opt out of their union

Chinese Immigrant: 'America Is The Only Country Founded On Great And Noble Ideals'

Ginni Thomas | Ginni Thomas

Chinese Immigrant: ‘America Is The Only Country Founded On Great And Noble Ideals’

Too Many Conservatives Are More Concerned With Respect Than Winning

Opinion | Scott Greer
A television news assistant (C) runs to his co-workers with printed copies of U.S. Supreme Court decisions as soon as they are released at the court building in Washington June 22, 2015. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Politics is a battle for power, not accolades

Poverty: It's Not Where You Think It Is

Opinion | Chuck DeVore
Child poverty

The South isn’t the poorest place in the country, it’s California

Feminism Has Jumped The Shark

Opinion | Scott Greer
A woman holds a banner during a demonstration in Warsaw

It’s now a movement dedicated to the frivolous quibbles of a privileged class

The New York Times Believes MoJo's Gun-Control Myths

Opinion | John Lott
Rick Perry, former Texas governor and likely Republican presidential candidate, speaks at the Southern Republican Leadership Conference in Oklahoma City

Yes, deterrence works, and simply allowing citizens to carry guns works too.

How To Make The Beautiful Game More Beautiful In America

Opinion | Michael C. Kerrigan
Chelsea's Oscar, Branislav Ivanovic and Eden Hazard celebrate after team-mate Andre Schurrle scored a goal during their English Premier League soccer match against Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium in Swansea

Is this the year the EPL catches up to the NFL in America? Short answer – No. Longer answer – Wait, you were serious?

The Uphill Battle To Improve The Conservative Brand

Opinion | Carrie Lukas
Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump gives the key note speech at the Republican Party Lincoln Day event in Birch Run, Michigan,

In spite of all our flaws and failures, about three in ten Americans still identify themselves as conservatives

The Whole GOP Presidential Field Reflects Its Quislings’ Corruption

Opinion | Alan Keyes
Republican 2016 presidential candidates pose at the start of the first official Republican presidential candidates debate of the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign in Cleveland

Trump’s run doesn’t offer true representation to the frustrated people whose votes he seeks to exploit.

COULTER: 'Immigrant': The New N-Word

Ann Coulter | Ann Coulter

So the good news is: Not all “American” terrorists are Muslim immigrants. Some are Latino immigrants.

There's No Place For The Common Man In The New Democratic Party

Opinion | Scott Greer
U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton takes the stage to deliver her "official launch speech" at a campaign kick off rally in New York

And that’s bad news for Bernie Sanders

Hey Yellowstone, Spare The Bears

Opinion | Derek Hunter
A grizzly bear and her cub are seen in the Hayden Valley in Yellowstone National Park
The mother grizzly and her two cubs shouldn't be killed for simply acting like bears

GOP Candidates Noticeably Silent On Pentagon Spending Reform

Opinion | David Williams
Republican 2016 presidential candidates debate at the first official Republican presidential candidates debate of the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign in Cleveland

Many reiterated false narratives and stale talking points to justify throwing more money at the military.

Making A Family Show A Hate Crime: One Nutty Professor's Censorious Crusade

Opinion | Ben Jones
TV Land cancels Dukes of Hazzard

Go get ’em, Professor Bromell, with all of the sanctimonious wrath you can muster!

The Rise Of Carly Fiorina, Explained

Opinion | John Paul Shimek
Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina responds to a question at a forum for lower polling candidates held before the first official Republican presidential candidates debate of the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign in Cleveland

When you want a candidate to keep talking, you know you’ve got a good one.

When Does A Candidate Become A Candidate?

Opinion | Bradley A. Smith
Hillary Clinton in New Hampshire, Aug. 10, 2015. (Youtube)

Just as reading want ads isn’t the same as applying for a job, preparing to run isn’t running.

Pope Francis Should Call Congress Out For Funding Baby Organ Dealers

Opinion | Neil Siefring
Pope Francis waves as he arrives to attend an audience for altar servers at St. Peter's Square in Vatican City

Pope Francis must raise his voice in his address to Congress. It cannot be confined to a sentence or a passing reference.

What's The Difference Between Carly Fiorina And Donald Trump?

Opinion | Scott Greer

They actually have a lot in common

'Burn, Baby, Burn!': The Watts Riot 50 Years Later

Opinion | Jonathan Bean
Police hold a protester who was detained in Ferguson

If city leaders “let them loot,” restitution is due small business owners victimized by the state-condoned violence

Sorry Mr. Trump, Canadian Health Care Is Not Working

Opinion | Jason Clemens and Bacchus Barua
Republican 2016 U.S. presidential candidate businessman Donald Trump answers a question at the first official Republican presidential candidates debate of the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign in Cleveland

In terms of cost, Canada’s system is among the most expensive of the OECD countries

Fran's Farm Foibles: What Drescher Doesn't Get About GMOS

Opinion | Amanda Zaluckyj
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The former The Beautician and the Beast star is merely the latest crank to accuse me of many outlandish sins.

'Soon To Retire' Taxpayers In The Crosshairs

Opinion | Alan Daley
An American flag flutters in the wind next to signage for a U.S. Social Security Administration office in Burbank

The Social Security Disability program had 6.6 million beneficiaries in 2006, but grew to 9 million at end of Dec 2014

Economic Debate: Kasich, Rubio, Bush Up

Opinion | Larry Kudlow
Republican 2016 presidential candidates debate at the first official Republican presidential candidates debate of the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign in Cleveland

But Trump’s protectionism is a real downer.

Doctors Should Be The First Line Of Defense Against Childhood Obesity, Not The State

Opinion | Doug Werner
Students and parents in the Lookout Mountain Preschool a variety of healthy snacks at a school party for Mother's Day in Golden

‘Move over nanny, there’s finally a doctor in the house!’

Why The U.S. Still Needs Its Nuclear Weapons

Opinion | Peter Huessy
Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and the head of the country's Atomic Energy Organization, Ali Akbar Salehi, arrive for a nuclear deal review meeting in Tehran

Whatever one believes, the fight over nuclear modernization must be taken seriously.

Republican Establishment Playing A Dangerous Game Attacking Trump

Opinion | Brian Joondeph
Republican 2016 U.S. presidential candidate businessman Donald Trump answers a question at the first official Republican presidential candidates debate of the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign in Cleveland

The Republican establishment has itself to blame for Donald Trump. Nature abhors a vacuum.

Would Ending Foreign Aid To Israel Benefit The Jewish State?

Opinion | Ronn Torossian
Rand Paul slammed wasteful end-of-year spending on Wednesday, the last day of the fiscal year.

America and Israel have shared values — but the time is ripe to examine if ending aid may benefit both

Scholar: America's Government Is 'Irreparably Broken'

Ginni Thomas | Ginni Thomas

Scholar: America’s Government Is ‘Irreparably Broken’

Inside Canary Mission, The Shadowy Group Exposing Anti-Semitism On College Campuses

Opinion | Edwin Black
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“This is not about being Jewish,” he explained. “This about fighting antisemitism.”

Donald Trump Versus The Conservative Movement

Opinion | Scott Greer

The Republican Party is not the only institution threatened by The Donald’s popularity

With Obama's Help, Assembling Allah's Domestic Army Is Now Easier

Opinion | James Zumwalt
Obama Compares GOP To Iranians Chanting 'Death To America' (screenshot: C-SPAN)

The Koran forbids allegiance to non-Muslim authority

Innovation -- 1% Inspiration, 99% Traveling With Children

Opinion | Michael C. Kerrigan
US President Obama stops for shave ice with daughter Malia in Kailua during Hawaiian holiday vacation

Imagine what else Thomas Edison might have conceived if only he drove his kids cross country to the Grand Canyon!

Honest Animal Lovers Versus Dishonest Animal Deniers

Opinion | Ted Nugent

The dumbing down of humankind has never been more graphic and offensive and downright embarrassing.

How Obama's EPA Is Shutting Down The American Dream For Blacks And Hispanics

Opinion | Peter Ferrara
Gina McCarthy, the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency

Without CO2, plants would die, and consequently, so would all animal life, including humans.

No One's Buying Cecile Richards' Denials

Opinion | Fr. Frank Pavone
(Photo: YouTube/Screenshot)

They will toot their own horn and make their own moral analysis, but it’s just not persuasive.

America's So-Called Political Leaders: Whom Do They Serve?

Opinion | Alan Keyes
Senate Majority Leader McConnell talks to reporters after the Senate Republican weekly policy luncheon at the Capitol in Washington

Bereft of our common vocation, we are being torn apart by politicians

Wisconsin 'John Doe' Investigation's Closure Serves As Cautionary Tale

Opinion | Erik Telford
File photo of Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker shows off his motorcycle driver's license before a "Roast & Ride" fund-raising event in Des Moines Iowa

The DA’s office had no probable cause that any sorts of laws were being violated

Should Illegal Immigrants Count In Drawing Legislative Districts?

Opinion | Ian Smith
Illegal Immigration Protesters

It is a political privilege to be included in the apportionment base by which our legislators are distributed.

First They Came For The Lion Hunters

Opinion | Humberto Fontova
A K-9 Unit Bloomington Police dog sniffs at stuffed animals blocking the doorway of River Bluff Dental clinic in protest against the killing of a famous lion in Zimbabwe, in Bloomington, Minnesota

None of that “don’t like lion-hunting — don’t hunt one” from liberals on this issue.

COULTER: Donald Trump: Still Right About Mexican Rapists

Ann Coulter | Ann Coulter

Far from “I am woman, hear me roar,” these are cultures where women help the men rape kids.

What's A College-Bound Lady To Do?

Opinion | Susan Patton
Ivy League Diversity

College is the best place to meet your life partner.

The Case For A Debate Question On Criminal Justice Reform

Opinion | Holly Harris
Obama visits a federal prison in Oklahoma

America has 5 percent of the world’s population, but 25 percent of its prisoners.

The Senate Should Have Defunded Planned Parenthood, But The Fight Isn't Over

Opinion | Sen. Jerry Moran
Melissa Farrell, Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast (YouTube/Screenshot)

As the practices of abortion providers are further exposed, I view such a solution as inevitable.

Clean Power Plan Begs For A Better Conservative Response To Pollution Control

Opinion | Cameron Smith
U.S. President Barack Obama delivers remarks on the Clean Power Plan at the White House in Washington August 3, 2015. (REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst)

Conservatives aren’t stuck with the “EPA or the highway” approach to pollution.

The Boston Globe's Paean To Boston's Jihad Enablers

Opinion | Frank Gaffney
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is pictured in this handout photo presented as evidence by the U.S. Attorney's Office in Boston

When it comes to Muslim Brotherhood affiliates in Boston, the Globe sees no evil.

Why Nick Kristof And His Readers Are Wrong About The Iran Deal

Opinion | Peter Huessy

Talking with enemies is fine. It’s what you talk about which is important.

Amy Schumer Is The Perfect Voice For Gun Control

Opinion | Scott Greer
Amy Schumer

The comic has a tendency to rely more on ‘feels’ rather than facts

Hillary's Tax Reform Throwback Reveals There Is Nothing Progressive About Progressivism

Opinion | Lewis K. Uhler and Peter J. Ferrara
Democratic presidential frontrunner Hillary Clinton gives an economic speech at New York University on July 24, 2015 in New York City. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Hillary’s proposal would impose a ‘lock-in’ effect on capital, slowing its reallocation to fund new technological innovations.

Sage Grouse Defies Feds, Environmental Lobby; Increases By Two-Thirds

Opinion | Brian Seasholes

Look to states, counties, industry, and nonprofits, not the Interior Department, to explain the Sage Grouse’s comeback.

Did Hillary Destroy Only Some, Or All Of Her Email Records?

Opinion | John M. Ellis
Hillary Clinton released a new ad defending Planned Parenthood (Youtube)

If the relevant law is to have any meaning, she must be indicted.

Proposal Could Stop Foreign Poaching Of Key U.S. Firms

Opinion | Andrew F. Quinlan
Louisiana Republican Rep. Charles Boustany

The U.S. is facing a minor crisis of some of its most valuable companies relocating their intellectual property in other places.

What Mother Jones Missed In Its Hit Piece About Me

Opinion | John Lott
Mother Jones

If the political left can’t win the arguments on facts, they go after the person.

Why United Way Must Stop Funding Planned Parenthood

Opinion | John-Henry Westen and Kristan Hawkins
Planned Parenthood

We’re urging United Way to stop funding Planned Parenthood’s harvesting of fetal organs

Planned Parenthood's Unsatisfying Defense Of The Indefensible

Opinion | Maureen Ferguson
(Photo: YouTube/Screenshot)

Our abortion culture has led us to a place that is beyond heartbreaking.

California’s Pillage People Lead The Nation In Tax Collector Harassment

Opinion | Lloyd Billingsley
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The tax collectors have not exactly been transparent about how much money they are spending to pursue Gilbert Hyatt.

Donald Trump, Supply-Sider?

Opinion | Larry Kudlow
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a news conference near the U.S.-Mexico border outside of Laredo

The evidence, at times, suggests yes.

It's Time To Crush Planned Parenthood

Opinion | Stacy Washington
Mary Gatter, Planned Parenthood (YouTube/Screenshot)

The baby-parts syndicate should be defunded and its executives prosecuted

Cecilgate And The Betty White Syndrome

Opinion | Bob Newman
Girl holds sign at the doorway of Bloomington's River Bluff Dental clinic in protest against the killing of a famous lion in Zimbabwe

Don’t you hate it when facts are presented?

How The State Department's Proposed Arms Trafficking Rules Could Impact You

Opinion | Joel Stonedale
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State could be given power to prosecute those who provide too many details about their products

The Wind Production Tax Credit Doesn't Belong In The Tax Extenders Package

Opinion | Don Nickles
The sun sets behind power-generating wind turbines from a wind farm near the village of Ludwigsburg

Congress should stay the course and continue to fight against the PTC to ensure it gets blown away for good.

Europe Needs Free Trade, But Not the Euro

Opinion | Benjamin Powell
European Council President Tusk holds a news conference at the European Council headquarters after a European Union leaders summit in Brussels, Belgium

The Euro will ultimately fail because the member countries have no incentive to keep their debts in check.

Trust No One, Risk Everything: The Administration's Iran Strategy

Opinion | Peter Huessy
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani delivers a speech to the nation in Tehran

A deal must be good enough for the Senate to avoid military force

's ECAA Boosts Brave New World 'Education'

Opinion | Jane Robbins
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I-TECH is yet another reason the education bill must be defeated when it emerges from conference committee.

Cruz Reveals Senate Is Actually Playing An Elaborate, Costly Game Of Follow-The-Leader

Opinion | Mark Meckler
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz speaks at the Family Leadership Summit in Ames

Sen. Cruz was right to stand up against Sen. McConnell and the dishonest Republican leadership.

With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility -- Please, No More Comic Book Movies

Opinion | Michael C. Kerrigan
A stunt man dressed as Spider-Man, poses during a photo call for the film "The Amazing Spider-Man 2", at the Empire State Building in New York

Thor needs to bring his hammer of the gods down hard on whoever keeps greenlighting these pictures.

According To Liberals, This One Lion Is More Important Than All Of Zimbabwe

Opinion | Scott Greer
Piper Hoppe, 10, from Minnetonka, Minnesota, holds a sign at the doorway of River Bluff Dental clinic in protest against the killing of a famous lion in Zimbabwe, in Bloomington, Minnesota July 29, 2015.  REUTERS/Eric Miller

What about the humans in Cecil’s homeland?

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.

A News Junkie's Cure For The Summertime Blues

Opinion | Timothy Philen

As Congress leaves town, The Donald and The Dwarf keep my spirits high

Why Speak Of Faction And Demagoguery?

Opinion | Alan Keyes
U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at the Virginia Democratic Party's annual Jefferson-Jackson party fundraising dinner

On account of their subservience to power, demagogues have no conscience about its source.

Clinton And Bush -- A Teaching Moment For America

Opinion | Lanny Davis
Democratic presidential hopeful and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks to guests gathered for a campaign event at Iowa State University on July 26, 2015 in Ames, Iowa. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Why can’t we see more of this spirit of civil disagreement and mutual respect in today’s political culture?