State Sen. Obama vs. President Obama

by Larry Elder -- Sen. Barack Obama snatched the 2008 Democratic nomination from Sen. Hillary Clinton for many reasons, none more important than Obama's opposition to the Iraq War. All of Obama's more…

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…