Obama's 'recovery' anything but

by Larry Elder -- How's the left-wing, ivory-tower, we-know-best elitist Obamanomics working for you? Here's the news. First-quarter gross domestic product numbers for 2013 were recently revised – downward from 1.8 percent more…

My personal case for vouchers

by Larry Elder -- "I think you should check out the APEX program," my high-school counselor, Mrs. Workman, suggested. APEX stood for Area Program Enrichment Exchange and involved several L.A. area high more…

Zimmerman and Martin – who profiled whom?

by Larry Elder -- Why did the Trayvon Martin-George Zimmerman case become a national obsession? After all, about 14,000 murders take place every year in America. In just one city, Chicago, President more…

Obama will make blacks vote Republican

by Larry Elder -- Back in 2008, a black conservative friend, a college professor, said he voted for then-Sen. Barack Obama for president. "Obama," he said, "is post-Jesse Jackson. No more race more…

Oh, yeah, the economy

by Larry Elder -- The recent Obama administration scandals shift the spotlight from the economy. Yet the recovery remains depressingly sluggish, with the labor force participation rate at a 34-year low as more…

Obama demonstrates evil of big government

by Larry Elder -- The scandals surrounding the Obama administration come down to one common theme: The ever-growing size and scope of our federal government gives it enormous power over virtually every more…

The left's war on fathers

by Larry Elder -- "We know the statistics," said President Barack Obama, "that children who grow up without a father are five times more likely to live in poverty and commit crime; more…