Sexism in Hollywood?

by Larry Elder -- Does sexism explain the "underrepresentation" of women in Hollywood? "If you look at the number of women working behind the scenes," said Martha Lauzen, a San Diego State more…

Who says government programs have to work?

by Larry Elder -- Sex education abstinence programs do not work. Or so the government now tells us. For the last five years, the government spent $500 million on educational programs pushing more…

The strange phenomenon of black anti-Semitism

by Larry Elder -- Anti-Semitism in America, according to a survey commissioned by the Anti-Defamation League, stands at an all-time low. But alarmingly, the survey found blacks three to four times more more…

Media bias on taxes

by Larry Elder -- The Associated Press ran a rare article explaining exactly who pays the federal income taxes. They state that the top 5 percent of income earners pay more than more…

Suffer the Palestinian children

by Larry Elder -- I spent my 21st birthday, in 1973, in Jerusalem, months before the Yom Kippur War. As part of the college junior semester abroad, I lived and traveled in more…

2nd Amendment phonies

by Larry Elder -- With the Academy Awards behind us, we now turn our attention to the SAP Awards, honoring the biggest Second Amendment Phony. And the nominees are: "The West Wing." more…

The "B" word and disrespect

by Larry Elder -- Editor's note: The following column contains language that may be offensive to some readers.Congresswoman Maxine Waters, D-Calif. – offended! At a recent meeting, Los Angeles Police Commission head more…

Ms. Coach vs. Mr. Coach

by Larry Elder -- "There's a lot of outcry now over the serious lack of female coaches, but not enough being done to solve the problem," said a former physical-education professor. According more…

The Welfare State Grand Slam

by Larry Elder -- The welfare state enjoyed a stellar week. First, the Victims Compensation Fund, set up by Congress, announced compensation averaging $1.85 million for the families of the Sept. 11 more…

Bush dumb, Gore bright?

by Larry Elder -- President George W. Bush – despite his post-Sept. 11 performance – remains dumb, says "West Wing" producer Aaron Sorkin. Bush's stratospheric popularity, claims Sorkin, results from our collective more…