How to shrink the welfare state

by Star Parker -- Americans are justifiably frustrated regarding what is going on in Washington, D.C. But let's not forget that we elect these folks. We may have a mess, but we more…

Draining the Dodd-Frank swamp

by Star Parker -- The House just passed the Financial CHOICE Act, which enacts major reforms to the Dodd-Frank Act, signed into law by President Obama in 2010. The 2,300-page Dodd-Frank Act more…

Bill Maher and perpetual adolescence

by Star Parker -- Nebraska Sen. Ben Sasse appeared on HBO's "Real Time with Bill Maher" show to promote his new book, "The Vanishing American Adult: Our Coming of Age Crisis – more…

Trump budget fixes our broken culture

by Star Parker -- George Mason University economist Tyler Cowen has just published a timely new book, "The Complacent Class: The Self-Defeating Quest for the American Dream." Cowen's message is that America more…

Liberals' violent fight against freedom

by Star Parker -- Intolerance, at times exploding into violence, is spreading throughout our society. And it's coming from the political left. It's happening on college campuses. Most recently, students walked out more…

This Jubilee year: Move embassy to Jerusalem

by Star Parker -- This weekend President Donald Trump departs on his first overseas trip, which will include visits to Saudi Arabia, Israel, the Vatican and Europe. Trump's Israel visit coincides with more…

Courage is in the House

by Star Parker -- With the passage of a new health-care bill in the House, the corridors of Congress are teeming with lobbyists fighting reform in order to protect the money they more…

Taxes: Trump vs. tired liberal claims

by Star Parker -- I'm for making things better for everyone. And the main focus of my work is improving the lives of low-income Americans. So why do I love the tax more…

Lessons unlearned from the '92 L.A. riots

by Star Parker -- This weekend marks 100 days of the Trump administration. This milestone also coincides with a very important anniversary. Twenty-five years ago, April 29, 1992, riots exploded in Los more…