Missouri Senate race model for the nation

by Star Parker -- A new poll from Wenzel Strategies shows Republican Rep. Todd Akin leading incumbent Sen. Claire McCaskill in the race for the U.S. Senate seat in Missouri. It's big more…

On the road to death panels

by Star Parker -- With the first presidential debate and the only vice-presidential debate behind us, it seems pretty clear that so-called "social issues" are not going to get much attention in more…

Why the Obama bubble still hasn't burst

by Star Parker -- Can there be political bubbles like financial bubbles? Financial bubbles, inflated by hopes and dreams, burst when reality negates any possibility that those hopes and dreams will be more…

Mitt's weapon against O's charisma

by Star Parker -- Perhaps now, in the wake of the heat that Mitt Romney is taking over the leaked four-month-old "47 percent" video, he can better appreciate the position of Todd more…

Chicago strike: Who represents the kids?

by Star Parker -- It says something about today's public education reality that the two sides in the teachers' union dispute in Chicago are the union and the mayor. Allegedly, the point more…

Dems tone deaf on the moral crisis

by Star Parker -- Maybe Democrats have some slick salesmen, like Bill Clinton and our current president, who can sell you swampland and have you convinced that you've bought choice beachfront property. more…

The key question: Do we still want to be free?

by Star Parker -- The political parties throw a lot of glitz at us with their made-for-TV spectaculars, which we call conventions. But the bottom line defining the choice facing Americans this more…

Republicans can't duck abortion issue

by Star Parker -- Republican Party operatives, who wasted no time indicting their Missouri Senate candidate Rep. Todd Akin for his interview faux pas on abortion, may bear more responsibility than Akin more…

Ready for Paul Ryan's adult conversation

by Star Parker -- There's a line of thinking on the political left that Mitt Romney served them up a great softball in picking Paul Ryan as his running mate. According to more…