Minutemen: Don't call us 'vigilantes'

by Larry Elder -- Several hundred "Minutemen" – American citizens – stationed themselves at the Arizona-Mexico border. They intend to monitor 23 miles of border, and alert Border Patrol agents when they more…

Pope John Paul The Great

by Larry Elder -- It was a perfect political storm. Have we forgotten about the peril of worldwide communism? Have we forgotten about the brutality and inhumanity of it? Soviet dissident Aleksandr more…

Iraq war – America's
most unpopular?

by Larry Elder -- At a recent White House press conference, New York Times reporter Elisabeth Bumiller called Deputy Defense Secretary Paul Wolfowitz, Bush's nominee for president of the World Bank, "a more…

Liberals: Wrong, wrong and wrong again

by Larry Elder -- Thirty-five percent of Americans, according to a 2004 Pew Research survey, call themselves conservative, while only 22 percent call themselves liberal (43 percent call themselves moderate) – a more…

Lou Dobbs to outsourcing: Drop dead

by Larry Elder -- Where does it say somebody owes you a job? Sure, for most of us, this seems self-evident. But how else do you explain people like CNN's Lou Dobbs? more…

Congratulations, Jamie Foxx!

by Larry Elder -- Actor-comedian-musician Jamie Foxx won an Oscar for his extraordinary performance in the movie, "Ray." Foxx also received an Oscar nomination for Best Supporting Actor for his role in more…

'60 Minutes' wacky piece on black-white adoptions

by Larry Elder -- "60 Minutes" strikes again. Earlier this month, the program broadcast a segment on international, "transracial" (black-white) adoptions involving American-born babies. It turns out, according to "60 Minutes," a more…

Bush's budget – the welfare state lives

by Larry Elder -- Get ready for the interest groups and beneficiaries to squeal, scream, cry and ultimately demean. The issue? Why, President George W. Bush's "lean" 2006 budget. Americans want their more…

Rev. Al turns to chicken-ism

by Larry Elder -- Taking a break from the battle against racism, former Democratic presidential candidate and "civil rights activist" Rev. Al Sharpton recently announced a new mission – fighting chicken-ism. In more…