Blacks must embrace freedom, not dependence

by Star Parker -- I am a conservative. I believe in the truth of traditional values, of limited government and free markets. And I believe in personal freedom – which is not more…

Democrats' lies won't confuse blacks this time

by Star Parker -- Some call the fear and hate ad campaigns being orchestrated by Democratic Party supporters to boost black turnout in next Tuesday's congressional elections desperation. I call it pathetic. more…

The Mary Landrieu mindset: Harmful to blacks

by Star Parker -- Prospects that three-term Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu will return to the U.S. Senate to represent Louisiana for a fourth term are looking increasingly bleak. Sen. Landrieu has good more…

Kansas Senate race is a national election

by Star Parker -- Former Democrat House Speaker Tip O'Neill's political wisdom that "All politics is local" has been a staple in political thinking for many years. But the truth of the more…

Will blacks stop buying the liberal line?

by Star Parker -- Republicans need to pick up six seats in November to gain control of the Senate. Consensus to date points to good prospects of this happening. But one state more…

Republicans: Don't pander to Hispanic voters

by Star Parker -- Our national debate on immigration policy centers on a paradox. We must become aware of it and deal with it. The United States needs an immigration policy because more…

True leadership antithetical to welfare state

by Star Parker -- This is my third consecutive column about the shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed 18-year-old black youth, by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri. I have focused on more…

This man has the answer for Ferguson

by Star Parker -- Eight days before 18-year-old Michael Brown was shot and killed in Ferguson, Missouri, he received his high school diploma from Normandy High School in the Normandy School District more…

Paul Ryan has answer for Ferguson

by Star Parker -- Economist Milton Friedman said, "The economic race should not be arranged so everyone arrives at the finish line at the same time but so that everyone starts at more…