Welcome innovation, don't crush it!

by Star Parker -- Uber, the ride-hailing company, founded in 2009, began operations in San Francisco in 2011 and now has a presence in 449 cities worldwide. From its beginning with just more…

Why can't we stop terror?

by Star Parker -- Once again, the repulsive face of terror has appeared on our homeland, our own soil. It is not a headline in the news about what has happened in more…

Latest evidence: School choice works

by Star Parker -- A groundbreaking new study from the Department of Education Reform at the University of Arkansas provides state of the art data showing the benefits of school choice. The more…

Who defines values? God or politicians?

by Star Parker -- The late Claremont Institute scholar Harry V. Jaffa opened an essay he wrote called "The American Founding as the Best Regime" discussing the meaning of the words of more…

Department of Education -- shut it down!

by Star Parker -- The Department of Education was created under President Carter in 1979 under the same misguided pretense that has driven much of the growth of our massively bloated federal more…

Paul Ryan should not support Trump

by Star Parker -- The push back against Donald Trump is about far more than Republican "elites" at war with Republican voters, which is what some claim. They say that Trump captured more…

Where was the Trump-Cruz Indiana debate?

by Star Parker -- The exchange between Sen. Ted Cruz and Chuck Todd on "Meet the Press" last Sunday was possibly the most powerful and revealing of this whole presidential campaign. Cruz more…

In defense of ethnic politics

by Star Parker -- I periodically get mail from folks who find it annoying that anyone pays attention to racial and ethnic differences. Aren't we all Americans? Isn't it un-American to refer more…

The liberal war on black men

by Star Parker -- In 1991, President George H.W. Bush nominated Clarence Thomas, then a judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, and former chairman of more…