'Hey, kid, need a ride
to a protest rally?'

by Larry Elder -- Editor's note: The following column contains language that may be offensive to some readers.World Can't Wait – an anti-Bush, anti-war group, recently staged nationwide protests. The organization coordinated more…

Leakgate: What about Wilson's credibility?

by Larry Elder -- Question: How did "Leakgate" start? Answer: In President George W. Bush's January 2003 State of the Union speech, he said: "The British government has learned that Saddam Hussein more…

NBA: No bling allowed

by Larry Elder -- The National Basketball Association recently announced a new dress code for the league's 375 ballplayers. The dress code prohibits "sneakers, sandals, flip-flops or work boots. ... Sleeveless shirts, more…

My dinner with a Bush-hater

by Larry Elder -- Nearly 70 percent of Americans, according to a recent Associated Press-Ipsos poll, consider people more rude than 20 or 30 years ago. Over the last 20 years, according more…

Bush to poor: Drop dead?

by Larry Elder -- President George W. Bush, according to Rep. Charlie Rangel, D-N.Y., doesn't care about the poor. Rangel recently called the president "our Bull Connor," referring to the racist former more…

The Borking of Bill Bennett

by Larry Elder -- Editor's note: The following column contains language that may be offensive to some readers. Also: TV and radio talk-show host Larry Elder recently made the eye-opening new film more…

A Marine dad rebuts Cindy Sheehan

by Larry Elder -- Anti-war protester Cindy Sheehan attempted to get Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton, D-N.Y., to lead the charge for the immediate withdrawal of troops. Sen. Clinton refused, calling the Iraq more…

'Gouging' and 'dumping'

by Larry Elder -- "Gouging: [Colloq.] to cheat out of money, etc.; also, to overcharge." – Webster's New World College Dictionary, Third Edition Just before Hurricane Katrina arrived, Alabama Gov. Bob Riley, more…

Katrina, the race card,
and the welfare state

by Larry Elder -- In the case of Hurricane Katrina, government failed to do its most essential job – protecting people and property. Yes, state, local and federal officials failed to appreciate more…