A time of universal deceit

by Star Parker -- Americans, not surprisingly, are feeling cynical. Gallup's just-released Honesty and Ethics of Professions poll shows that for the first time, most – 55 percent – rate members of more…

Will Baltimore succumb to culture of death?

by Star Parker -- The Baltimore City Council has passed a bill requiring crisis-pregnancy centers to post signs saying they do not "provide or make referrals for abortion or birth-control services." Now more…

'The Blind Side' troubles and inspires

by Star Parker -- "The Blind Side" is a beautiful new film based on a magnificent and heartwarming true story. But I hope that the many who see it do not simply more…

Sodom in America

by Star Parker -- At a time when our country is sick, it shouldn't be surprising that one of our sickest places is our nation's capital. The poverty rate of Washington, D.C., more…

Comparing science and socialism

by Star Parker -- Contrary to a popular fallacy that science and religion are at odds with each other, it's quite the opposite. Science and religion are the best of friends. And more…

2 ways to spur a Republican renaissance

by Star Parker -- RNC Chairman Michael Steele and the New York Yankees can look back on a good week. Maybe Steele deserves extra credit. No one was writing obituaries a year more…

A hateful hate-crimes law

by Star Parker -- President Obama has signed into law the Hate Crimes Prevention Act. Actually, he signed into law the 2010 National Defense Authorization Act tacked onto which was the hate-crimes more…

The health-care 'fatal conceit'

by Star Parker -- Nobel-Prize-winning economist F.A. Hayek called socialism "the fatal conceit." Why conceit? Because socialism's basic premise, according to Hayek, is that "man is able to shape the world around more…

Al Sharpton, today's Orval Faubus

by Star Parker -- DeMaurice Smith, NFL Players Association chief, urged the league to nix Rush Limbaugh's participation in a consortium to buy the St. Louis Rams. Buying Al Sharpton's hype that more…

Consumers need protection – from the government

by Star Parker -- The latest installment of "change we can believe in" is sweeping reform of the financial-services industry. Central to proposed Democrat reforms is the establishment of a new Consumer more…