Taxman to middle class: You're next

by Larry Elder -- President Barack Obama in 2008, and again during the 2012 election, promised absolutely, positively no tax hikes on the middle class. The rich, however, must pay more: "It's more…

Rich lefties and their taxes

by Larry Elder -- Ah, the hypocrisy of tax-hikers who do everything they can to avoid the taxes they wish to impose on others. Sen. John Kerry, D-Mass.: He tried to avoid more…

What Lincoln and Obama have in common

by Larry Elder -- How important is our relationship – or lack of one – with our fathers? New York Times columnist Maureen Down writes, "American politics bristles with Oedipal drama. Sons more…

Proof Buffett is lying about taxes

by Larry Elder -- Once again, billionaire investor Warren Buffett urges his fellow high-on-the-hoggers to pay more in taxes. "Only in Grover Norquist's imagination," says Buffett, do taxes make much of a more…

So what if taxing the rich hurts economy?

by Larry Elder -- Consider this headline from a Reuters article in the Huffington Post: "Raising Taxes on Rich Won't Hurt Economic Growth, CBO Says." But the first paragraph refutes the headline: more…

9-year-old black kid can breathe easy now

by Larry Elder -- Brandon, a 9-year-old black kid, attended a campaign rally hosted by Michelle Obama. A cameraman interviewed Brandon, who was there with his dad. "Why does (Obama) need to more…

What do I tell my black child if Obama loses?

by Larry Elder -- What do I tell my black child if Barack Obama, America's first black president, loses his bid for re-election? This is a question many parents are asking themselves more…

My apology to my junkyard dawg dad

by Larry Elder -- Note: This column is based on Larry Elder's brand new book, "Dear Father, Dear Son," now available at the WND Superstore. Heard of tiger moms? I had a more…

President Obama: Sexist in chief

by Larry Elder -- "In what new ways," an "undecided voter" asked the presidential candidates during the second debate, "do you intend to rectify the inequalities in the workplace, specifically regarding females more…