Dear Harvard: What about diversity of thought?

by Star Parker -- Affirmative action is once again in the news. This time because of a leaked Justice Department memo indicating possible action regarding complaints from Asian-American groups that Harvard University more…

Stopping work on health care? Inconceivable

by Star Parker -- NBC's Chuck Todd started his "Meet the Press" interview with Secretary of Health and Human Services Tom Price with an important question. Shouldn't we accept, Todd suggested, that more…

School-choice movement racist?

by Star Parker -- Randi Weingarten, president of the nation's second-largest teachers union, the American Federation of Teachers, used a speech last week to brand the education choice movement as racist. She more…

Liberal values are bankrupting us

by Star Parker -- Recently, Gallup published the results of its annual Values and Beliefs poll. The headline of the report speaks for itself: "Americans Hold Record Liberal Views on Most Moral more…

The promise of apprenticeships

by Star Parker -- Last month, President Trump signed an executive order to boost apprenticeship programs in the United States. These are training programs, offered in a variety of formats, usually by more…

How to shrink the welfare state

by Star Parker -- Americans are justifiably frustrated regarding what is going on in Washington, D.C. But let's not forget that we elect these folks. We may have a mess, but we more…

Draining the Dodd-Frank swamp

by Star Parker -- The House just passed the Financial CHOICE Act, which enacts major reforms to the Dodd-Frank Act, signed into law by President Obama in 2010. The 2,300-page Dodd-Frank Act more…

Bill Maher and perpetual adolescence

by Star Parker -- Nebraska Sen. Ben Sasse appeared on HBO's "Real Time with Bill Maher" show to promote his new book, "The Vanishing American Adult: Our Coming of Age Crisis – more…