Get government out of the charity business

by Star Parker -- The story is told that when Tennessee frontiersman Davy Crockett served in the U.S. Congress (between 1827 and 1835) he voted for a bill appropriating $20,000 for relief more…

EEOC: A distortion of just government

by Star Parker -- One of President Ronald Reagan's most famous quips was that the nine most terrifying words in the English language are "I'm from the government, and I'm here to more…

Our disdainful president

by Star Parker -- The executive order President Obama has issued, granting amnesty to millions of individuals now residing illegally in our country, should make clear the profound disregard our president has more…

How Democrats defeated themselves

by Star Parker -- New Gallup polling on party favorability ratings should be useful reading for leaders of the Democratic Party who are still in denial about the meaning of the Republican more…

Blacks must embrace freedom, not dependence

by Star Parker -- I am a conservative. I believe in the truth of traditional values, of limited government and free markets. And I believe in personal freedom – which is not more…

Democrats' lies won't confuse blacks this time

by Star Parker -- Some call the fear and hate ad campaigns being orchestrated by Democratic Party supporters to boost black turnout in next Tuesday's congressional elections desperation. I call it pathetic. more…

The Mary Landrieu mindset: Harmful to blacks

by Star Parker -- Prospects that three-term Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu will return to the U.S. Senate to represent Louisiana for a fourth term are looking increasingly bleak. Sen. Landrieu has good more…

Kansas Senate race is a national election

by Star Parker -- Former Democrat House Speaker Tip O'Neill's political wisdom that "All politics is local" has been a staple in political thinking for many years. But the truth of the more…

Will blacks stop buying the liberal line?

by Star Parker -- Republicans need to pick up six seats in November to gain control of the Senate. Consensus to date points to good prospects of this happening. But one state more…