Why college athletes should not be paid

by John Rocker -- Remember in the 2012 campaign for the presidency when Barack Obama's speech on economic development became a meme with the quote, "If you've got a business – you more…

Tim Tebow, Gene Simmons and me

by John Rocker -- When Gene Simmons speaks, you have to listen. That's a rule of mine. Having been to scores of Kiss concerts over the years and a big fan of more…

Save homeless veterans

by John Rocker -- America: "Land of the free and home of the brave." On its face a very simple statement – behind its reality, however, a much more dynamic expression. As more…

The 4 most disturbing news stories

by John Rocker -- I probably shouldn't write what I'm getting ready to, but at this point I can hold my tongue no longer. What I'm about to say may offend a more…

Our modern-day 'Elysium'

by John Rocker -- Matt Damon's newest starring vehicle, "Elysium," isn't exactly a ride many of us hope for, but it is what's in store for the future of not just America, more…

Obama handicaps homeowners in name of 'equality'

by John Rocker -- That the Obama administration has engaged in one car crash after another in pursuit of fundamentally transforming America is beyond contest. Perhaps this was a purposeful strategy, knowing more…

Move over, Paula Deen – latest pariah emerges

by John Rocker -- Remember the book "1984"? Remember the "two-minutes hate"? In George Orwell's dystopian novel, "two-minutes hate" is a period of time set aside each day where party members living more…

How Jesse Jackson agrees with Zimmerman

by John Rocker -- "There is nothing more painful for me at this stage in my life than to walk down the street and hear footsteps and start to think about robbery more…

Media hatred for white-Hispanics

by John Rocker -- Last week, some comments I made on a local radio show out of Cleveland became national news. For a two-day span, if you were paying attention to any more…