Thad Cochran? Please usher this old man out

by Star Parker -- Anyone that wants to know what is wrong with today's Republican Party need only look to the state of Mississippi. A 76-year-old Republican senator, Thad Cochran, who has more…

Can Republicans be as ideological as Obama?

by Star Parker -- Talk about Republican Party differences between the "establishment" and the tea party is taking attention from where it really needs to be focused – on the real issues more…

Same-sex marriage: No, the battle's not over

by Star Parker -- In 1831, a French aristocrat named Alexis de Tocqueville arrived in America and spent several years traveling and studying life in the communities of the new nation. He more…

How Democrats benefit from racial politics

by Star Parker -- Suddenly, we can't seem to get race out of the news. Rep. Paul Ryan's tour around America's cities, trying to get a handle on America's persistent problems with more…

Can unhealthy trends be reversed?

by Star Parker -- A new, sweeping demographic snapshot of the United States, "The Next America," has been produced by the Pew Research Center. The data and graphs present a stunning picture more…

T.W. Shannon – rising black Republican star

by Star Parker -- [caption id="attachment_759131" align="alignright" width="295" caption="T.W. Shannon and family"][/caption] In January of 2013, T.W. Shannon established two milestones. He became the first black speaker of the Oklahoma House of more…

Repeal and replace Obamacare

by Star Parker -- The announced departure of HHS Secretary Kathleen Sibelius marks the end of a chapter of American history. Sibelius, aside from President Obama, has been the most prominent public more…

Fewer limits on campaign cash strengthens America

by Star Parker -- The Supreme Court's decision last week in McCutcheon v. Federal Election Commission, eliminating the total limit that an individual can contribute in an election cycle to candidates and more…