Taxes and Mr. Lieberman

by Larry Elder -- Ed Crane, president of the libertarian think tank Cato Institute, supports term limits. He argues that term limits, among other things, prevent career politicians from becoming entrenched establishment more…

The reparation desperation

by Larry Elder -- "I just might walk up to the nearest white man and say, 'You don't understand this, this is a black thing,' and slap 'em, just for my mental more…

Brazil to U.S.: Send money

by Larry Elder -- United Airlines, to stave off bankruptcy, wants $1.8 billion dollars in federal loan guarantees. With the exception of Southwest Airlines, all major airlines now lose money, with United more…

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…