NYPD officers 'deserved it'?

by John Rocker -- What happened on Dec. 20, 2014, is the logical outcome of multiple years of vitriol – almost entirely based on an incomplete and incorrect understanding of events – more…

Melanin doesn't matter – family does

by John Rocker -- It was the summer of 2003, I was playing for the Tampa Bay Rays and was having some pretty significant arm problems, but the issues I was having more…

Left-wing incongruence

by John Rocker -- Early in my career as a professional athlete I maintained the simplistic approach that sport and competition were all about physical ability. He who was the biggest, fastest more…

Thanksgiving table talk: Get mad

by John Rocker -- The American people were awarded a pre-Thanksgiving gift in the guise of President Obama's unprecedented executive actions on immigration last week. Just in time to grace the Thanksgiving more…

Racial resentment: All Obama's got left

by John Rocker -- Those paying attention will recall that last week I wrote about the fact time's running out on the race card. Prior to that piece, I wrote that President more…

Time's running out on the race card

by John Rocker -- For several decades, the left has had an ace in the hole. No matter what the debate or issue, the left has consistently held one sneaky advantage. When more…

Michael Brown protesters: Marching for a myth

by John Rocker -- There's one thing about Atlanta everyone knows, especially those who fly into Harstfield International Airport and peer down at the seemingly endless number of highways, roads, houses and more…

NCAA's injustice

by John Rocker -- Imagine being one of the top players in college football, arguably America's second-favorite spectator sport. If you're like me, someone who grew up and lives in the southern more…