Blacks' problem: A refusal to learn

by Star Parker -- President Obama does not miss an opportunity to point out that the problems this country is facing today did not start on his watch. And, by and large, more…

Presidential debates are a farce

by Star Parker -- The presidential debates are looking more and more like symptoms of the problems we've got than part of the process of solving them. Maximum style, minimum substance. Focus more…

The solution to black unemployment

by Star Parker -- The Congressional Black Caucus is gearing up for its big annual Washington event – its "legislative conference." This is the annual shindig where America's corporations pour in millions more…

Of course Social Security is a Ponzi scheme

by Star Parker -- I have a great plan for "saving" Social Security. Today's average U.S. life expectancy is 78 years. Let's make the retirement age to collect Social Security 79. Presto. more…

Marco Rubio's courageous speech

by Star Parker -- Florida's young Republican senator, Marco Rubio, gave an important speech at the Reagan Presidential Library in California that has set off the liberal talking-head universe. He had the more…

Steve Jobs and Dr. King

by Star Parker -- Two names loom large in today's news. Two names that ordinarily we wouldn't think about together. But, in the great struggle now unfolding before us for our nation's more…

Blacks' Obama dilemma

by Star Parker -- Election of our nation's first black president is delivering an unexpected message to our black population. Blacks are discovering that what a man or woman does – their more…

Romney is the wrong candidate

by Star Parker -- Mitt Romney is a clever and talented man. But, as was evident in the most recent Republican debate, he should not become our next president. Why? Eight of more…

Poor are not poor because rich are rich

by Star Parker -- A just-released study from the Pew Research Center reporting a record high wealth gap between whites and blacks should have been labeled "handle with care." Because care is more…