Syria does not satisfy the Powell Doctrine

by Larry Elder -- President Barack Obama said that an introduction of chemical weapons in the Syrian civil war would constitute a "red line" with "enormous consequences" that "would change [his] calculus." more…

Obama's 'recovery' anything but

by Larry Elder -- How's the left-wing, ivory-tower, we-know-best elitist Obamanomics working for you? Here's the news. First-quarter gross domestic product numbers for 2013 were recently revised – downward from 1.8 percent more…

My personal case for vouchers

by Larry Elder -- "I think you should check out the APEX program," my high-school counselor, Mrs. Workman, suggested. APEX stood for Area Program Enrichment Exchange and involved several L.A. area high more…

Zimmerman and Martin – who profiled whom?

by Larry Elder -- Why did the Trayvon Martin-George Zimmerman case become a national obsession? After all, about 14,000 murders take place every year in America. In just one city, Chicago, President more…

Obama will make blacks vote Republican

by Larry Elder -- Back in 2008, a black conservative friend, a college professor, said he voted for then-Sen. Barack Obama for president. "Obama," he said, "is post-Jesse Jackson. No more race more…