'Don't ask, don't tell' repeal a mistake

by Star Parker -- Our 111th Congress, in its lame-duck session, has given America a Christmas present in the way of repeal of the "don't ask, don't tell" law. Signing the repeal more…

Should Michael Steele stay RNC chairman?

by Star Parker -- Next month, the Republican National Committee will elect a chairman to lead their party into the 2012 presidential election. Current Chairman Michael Steele, who has been a source more…

Is envy more important than prosperity?

by Star Parker -- New York Rep. Anthony Weiner is making a name for himself. He wants taxes raised on wealthy Americans and is one of the more vocal opponents to the more…

Deficit commission: Political theater

by Star Parker -- The Bowles Simpson deficit-cutting commission is more Washington theater. Another show with an impressive cast designed to give the appearance of being serious. This kind of theater, unfortunately, more…

Our leadership is the problem, not body scanners

by Star Parker -- The common explanation of why we cannot implement Israeli-style airport security here, despite acknowledging that the Israeli approach is the world's best, is logistics. Israelis don't rely on more…

Why corrupt Charlie Rangel was re-elected

by Star Parker -- Charlie Rangel, convicted of 11 ethics violations – the most ever found against any member of Congress – was resoundingly re-elected Nov. 2, getting 80 percent of his more…

Why do blacks still buy the gov't-plantation lie?

by Star Parker -- Almost two years ago, a new Democratic administration and Congress took control of Washington. They immediately sent out invitations to the American people. "You are cordially invited onto more…

Hey, NAACP: Wake up!

by Star Parker -- Will the NAACP be celebrating the arrival of two new black faces to the U.S. House of Representatives? Don't hold your breath. They certainly will not. These two more…

Hey, meathead – it's about freedom

by Star Parker -- Americans go to the polls Tuesday. Who would question that this is not just another election? We're fighting for our nation's soul. For what we believe freedom is more…

Ginni Thomas' quest for truth

by Star Parker -- Ginni Thomas' call to Anita Hill has, not surprisingly, provoked columns and blogging speculating what motivated the call, some wanting to relive those hearings of 20 years ago. more…