DeVos: Great pick for education secretary

by Star Parker -- If the teachers unions are outraged by Donald Trump's selection of Betsy DeVos as the new secretary of education, our president-elect must have made a good choice. The more…

Is the safety of Lutheran tots less vital?

by Star Parker -- Among the factors that drove the electoral victory of Donald Trump was his very strong support from evangelical Christians. Trump won the white evangelical vote 81 percent to more…

Trump's 'change the world' personality

by Star Parker -- At President Obama's recent press conference, he was, not surprisingly, peppered with questions regarding President-elect Donald Trump. The president observed of Trump, astutely, that "his gifts that obviously more…

What happened to American ideals?

by Star Parker -- A friend of mine told me a few months ago what he expected the headlines would read the day after the presidential election. "Lucifer beats Satan." His point, more…

Transgender flight from reality

by Star Parker -- The late Daniel Patrick Moynihan – ambassador, senator and presidential adviser – once observed that "you are entitled to your own opinion, but not your own facts." To more…

NAACP is supposed to be for blacks?

by Star Parker -- It's a rare day when the editorial pages of the Wall Street Journal, New York Times and Washington Post are of one mind. But it just happened. Each more…

Whole Foods takes bite out of poverty

by Star Parker -- I have always been a great fan of the idea of "enterprise zones," originally introduced by the late Rep. Jack Kemp in 1980. Jack Kemp and I were more…

What we learn from black history

by Star Parker -- As the doors swung open last week to the nation's new Museum of African American History and Culture, my organization, CURE, was hosting another separate, but related event. more…