Free trade vs. "fair" trade

by Larry Elder -- Question: Who believes most in free trade – Democrats or Republicans? The answer might surprise. An Investor's Business Daily poll asked the following question: Should U.S. trade policy more…

The Fast Food III vs. The Whopper

by Larry Elder -- Stop me before I eat again! This explains a recently filed lawsuit against four fast-food restaurant chains: McDonald's, Burger King, Wendy's and KFC Corporation. A lawyer, seeking to more…

Inglewood: Arresting while white

by Larry Elder -- "We say, 'Do the right thing, or else.'" The Nation of Islam's Tony Mohamed issued that threat to the city of Inglewood. "There is 100 percent dissent among more…

Glossary for the liberal media

by Larry Elder -- Death tax vs. estate tax – preferred term: Estate tax. Republicans call the taxes assessed on an estate valued at a million dollars or more a "death tax," more…

The soft bigotry of President Bush?

by Larry Elder -- "The soft bigotry of low expectations." President George W. Bush once used this expression to chastise America's education establishment for the underperformance of minorities, specifically blacks and Latinos. more…

Media bias: Can they still deny it?

by Larry Elder -- CBS' Andy Rooney appeared recently on "Larry King Live." King asked Rooney about "Bias," the book by Bernard Goldberg that accuses CBS, in particular, and mainstream news, in more…

Hollywood leftists: You pay, we insult

by Larry Elder -- Editor' s note: The following column contains language that may be offensive to some readers.Winston Churchill, many say, once said, "A man younger than 30 who's not a more…

Strange times at Santa Monica High

by Larry Elder -- What causes poverty? A Santa Monica, Calif., high school teacher required his class to write an essay to address this question. Steve Miller, one of his students, attributed more…