The myth of homosexual oppression

by Erik Rush -- Now, therefore, I, Barack Obama, President of the United States of America, by virtue of the authority vested in me by the Constitution and laws of the United more…

Putting a value on flatulence

by Erik Rush -- The 1,200-page cap and trade bill (H.R.2454, the American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009, the Waxman-Markey bill for short) passed the U.S. House of Representatives on more…

Reparations for slavery: Follow the money

by Erik Rush -- On June 18, the U.S. Senate issued a formal apology to black Americans for slavery. In July of 2008, the House of Representatives passed a similar measure, apologizing more…

Lying with impunity

by Erik Rush -- The presidency of George W. Bush – his popularity, approval numbers and so forth – was razed to the ground on the basis of one invalid claim: "Bush more…

Enjoy your commie car

by Erik Rush -- We'll all be driving commie cars, Commie cars, commie cars, A wheelchair with a roll bar, You'll love your commie car. I was a songwriter in an earlier more…

Obama's progressive betrayals

by Erik Rush -- The United States and the international community must take action in response. … We will work with friends and allies to stand up to this behavior. – President more…

How disease-carrying foreigners endanger U.S.

by Erik Rush -- In September of 1992, an Associated Press article entitled "On The Trail of Tapeworm" appeared in newspapers across America. It chronicled numerous occurrences of infections of Taenia solium, more…

Shut up and fail

by Erik Rush -- As many readers of this column have heard by now, late last week at the White House Correspondents Dinner, an event traditionally geared toward poking fun at sitting more…

Specter was the rule, not the exception

by Erik Rush -- I have been asked – very frequently, of late – the question that Republicans the nation over are asking: What might they do, what strategy might they employ more…