GOP, cheer up! You've got the non-voters

by Barry Farber -- There's one battleground where the Democrats are walloping the body fluids out of the Republicans. It's fitting nobody talks about it because that battlefield is beyond obscure. In more…

A former editor sets newspaper straight

by Barry Farber -- Some smile at the name of the newspaper – the Daily Tar Heel. But there's no ridicule at the University of North Carolina, where that's the name of more…

Hillary Clinton: Comfortable liar

by Barry Farber -- He was furious, a radio listener calling in rage because I'd said that lying was sometimes permissible in government. I may even have said a president who refuses more…

A solution to mass shootings you won't like

by Barry Farber -- Here comes a doubleheader. First, what we must do to diminish mass shootings, followed by the reason we never will. You're going to dismiss this proposal with passion. more…

What we know about mass migrations

by Barry Farber -- Wars we understand. We understand natural catastrophes, elections, economics, sports, fashions and sex scandals, too. Mass migrations of people, however, whether they're being pushed out or dashing pell-mell more…

Why U.S. should bring in 10,000 Syrians

by Barry Farber -- This would have been an easy column not to write. I call for America to admit at least 10,000 Syrian refugees immediately along with a warning disguised as more…

Insultingly easy fix for Kim Davis' problem

by Barry Farber -- Shakespeare was clairvoyant. He was totally familiar with the details of the County Clerk Kim Davis affair in Rowan County Kentucky 451 years before she was sent to more…