President Trump and the 'Israel Test'

by Star Parker -- I was privileged to attend the dedication of the new American Embassy in Jerusalem on May 14, 2018 – an event of enormous import that will remain with more…

Draining the food-stamp swamp

by Star Parker -- The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program is high on the Republican list of programs targeted for reform – and justifiably so. The program has gone from 17 million enrollees more…

Michelle Wolf vs. Mike Pence

by Star Parker -- Humor is a good and important thing. The ability to laugh at life, to laugh at oneself, shows faith, optimism and humility. Laughter in the face of adversity more…

Jim Jordan for House speaker

by Star Parker -- Ohio Republican Rep. Jim Jordan has confirmed that he is looking to run for House speaker when current Speaker Paul Ryan departs at the end of the year. more…

Don't let Lamb pull the wool over your eyes

by Star Parker -- I'm perplexed why many in Republican circles are rationalizing and dismissing the gravity of the Democratic victory in the recent special election in Pennsylvania's 18th Congressional District. My more…

What's happening to our young men?

by Star Parker -- Writing last week about the opioid crisis, I suggested that, as we consider policy options for dealing with the problem, we consider that at least some part of more…

What's driving the opioid crisis?

by Star Parker -- By now, most have heard about the deadly opioid epidemic that has struck our nation. According to data compiled in a Kaiser Family Foundation report, there were 42,249 more…