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…

When left-wing economists practiced economics

by Larry Elder -- President Barack Obama, in his State of the Union speech, called for a minimum-wage hike and for government-mandated paid family and medical leave. "We are the only advanced more…

NFL tough guys need dads, too

by Larry Elder -- "What do you think you missed not having a dad around?" Marshawn Lynch, the grumpy, often-fined National Football League star for the defending Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks, more…

'Selma' snub vs. Eastwood eclipse

by Larry Elder -- Where's the Clint Eastwood Million Cowboy March on Hollywood? The case for bias against Eastwood is far stronger than that of the alleged "snub" of the movie "Selma." more…

France's other problem: Job-killing economics

by Larry Elder -- Islamic terrorists slaughtered 17 innocents in Paris in an attack described as "France's 9/11." The two terrorist suspects at the satirical newspaper massacre are brothers, born and raised more…

The pontiff, 'climate change' and free markets

by Larry Elder -- Move over, radical Islam. Step aside, poverty and political oppression. Pope Francis is expected to soon issue a rare papal encyclical, an official statement about what the pontiff more…