Chicago's Democratic death spiral

by Larry Elder -- Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, after winning re-election, pronounced Chicago "the greatest city in America." Run by Democrats for more than eight decades, Chicago should serve as a showplace more…

Dick Durbin's astonishing race card

by Larry Elder -- Does Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., suffer from short, medium and long-term memory loss? In criticizing Republicans for holding up the nomination of Loretta Lynch, Durbin said, "Loretta Lynch, more…

Gen. Powell, Who are the GOP's 'dark veins'?

by Larry Elder -- The Republican Party, says former Secretary of State Gen. Colin Powell, suffers from a "dark vein of intolerance." We salute Powell's service. He is a heavily decorated vet more…

The farcical Ferguson report

by Larry Elder -- The NBA consists of 76 percent black players. But blacks are just 13 percent of the country. Clearly, the league engages in racial discrimination against whites. Silly, right? more…

Ethanol: The GOP-supported rip-off

by Larry Elder -- Can someone explain why the "party of limited government" continues, with a straight face, to support ethanol? Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa says about the heavily subsided more…

Hollywood hypocrites demand 'wage equality'

by Larry Elder -- When actress Patricia Arquette won an Oscar, she pleaded for "wage equality" for women: "To every woman who gave birth to every taxpayer and citizen in this nation: more…

Elizabeth Warren? Run, Lizzie, run!

by Larry Elder -- A shocking new poll shows Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., ahead of Hillary Clinton in Iowa, the first caucus state, and in New Hampshire, the first primary state. The more…