Crippling children by selling them racism

by Larry Elder -- The recent "rash" of police officers killing blacks is prompting "civil rights activists" to describe America – despite the election and re-election of a black president – as more…

The racial profiling of white cops

by Larry Elder -- Is it relevant that St. Louis, near Ferguson, recently had the third-highest per capita murder rate of any large city (with 250,000 or more residents) in America, ranking more…

Jonathan Gruber? Who's that?

by Larry Elder -- Economist Milton Friedman said the promotion of bad policy requires two types of advocates. "Do-gooders," he said, act in good faith but out of ignorance in promoting counterproductive more…

Obama's no Bill Clinton

by Larry Elder -- "I don't want to try to read the tea leaves on election results," said President Barack Obama following last Tuesday's historic defeat. Who's he kidding? A month earlier, more…

Dems' race-card deck is getting thin

by Larry Elder -- Former Obama White House Press Secretary Jay Carney, now a political commentator for CNN, casually admitted that, yes, his party uses race to convince minorities that Republicans seek more…

PunditFact lies again

by Larry Elder -- PunditFact strikes again. For the second time. PunditFact is a so-called truth-seeking column by the Tampa Bay Times. Its website describes the feature as "dedicated to checking the more…

Minimum-wage idiocy in L.A.

by Larry Elder -- The head of a Los Angeles-based nonprofit "sustainable economy" association calls for a higher minimum wage. No surprise there. But he cites a major pro-minimum wage study that more…