Murder in Los Angeles

by Larry Elder -- Los Angeles, with a body count of 612 as of Nov. 25, 2002, now owns the dubious distinction of murder capital of America. As always with crime, reasons more…

Kids, guns and Dr. Phil

by Larry Elder -- Move over Mr. Anti-Second Amendment Michael Moore, and make way for Dr. Phil. Dr. Phil recently aired a program in which he staged an experiment to demonstrate the more…

Does the Democratic Party take blacks for granted?

by Larry Elder -- Editor's note: The following column contains language in the second sentence of the thirteenth paragraph that may be offensive to some readers.In analyzing the recent Democratic bath in more…

Nancy Pelosi? The Dems just don't get it

by Larry Elder -- Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., a 15-year member of the House of Representatives, appears poised to succeed Dick Gephardt, D-Mo., as the House minority leader. If one reads the recent more…

More gun control, please – Part II

by Larry Elder -- Maryland's Democrat Lt. Gov. Kathleen Kennedy Townsend recently urged a ban on Saturday Night Specials and "assault weapons," while recommending a national ballistic-fingerprint database. The interviewer, CNN's Judy more…

John Allen Muhammad: Hating America

by Larry Elder -- When a Ukrainian immigrant murdered Ennis Cosby, the son of Bill and Camille Cosby, Mrs. Cosby blamed America. She wrote, "I believe America taught our son's killer to more…

More gun control, please

by Larry Elder -- More gun control, please! Gun-control proponents, predictably, in the wake of the Beltway sniper, urge still more gun-control laws. So, as news watchers sit through another round of more…

What if Colin had attacked Harry?

by Larry Elder -- Singer-activist Harry Belafonte viciously lashed out at Secretary of State Colin Powell, calling Powell a house slave and a lackey to "master" George W. Bush. "You got the more…

Congressman McDermott: Trust Hussein, distrust Bush

by Larry Elder -- Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton, post-Sept. 11, held up a New York Post headline, "Bush Knew." "Bush knew," said Sen. Clinton. "The president knew what?" Then Congresswoman Cynthia McKinney, more…

Snoop Dogg, Miss Piggy and Macy's

by Larry Elder -- The Wall Street Journal recently reported that Calvin Broadus, aka Snoop Doggy Dogg, now sees himself as a mainstream commercial entity. That's right, according to the rapper, who more…