Who is sicker, Vick or PETA?

by Star Parker -- The Michael Vick dogfighting scandal is morphing into a broader NFL dogfighting scandal, as other NFL players also appear to be involved in this very weird pastime. But more…

Fred Thompson's rope-a-dope

by Star Parker -- It's said that in life, timing is everything. And it could be that former Tennessee Sen. Fred Thompson's entry into the 2008 presidential race, expected in early September, more…

Obama's strange ethnic politics

by Star Parker -- It's been equal-opportunity week to attack Barack Obama because of his remarks that seemed to justify a U.S. invasion of Pakistan. Democrats and Republicans alike had a field more…

Dems try pumping life into liberalism

by Star Parker -- I believe that reasonable people look at facts and draw rational conclusions. It's why I am mystified at the open and passionate embrace today by the Democratic Party more…

Why talk radio works for the right but not left

by Star Parker -- The conversation now taking place about revival of the Fairness Doctrine, buried by the Federal Communications Commission 20 years ago shows that no idea ever dies. Even the more…

No 'free' health care for middle class

by Star Parker -- The Senate Finance Committee has approved a major expansion of SCHIP, the State Children's Health Insurance Program. President Bush had proposed expanding its $25 billion budget by $5 more…

Is U.S. going the way of Rome?

by Star Parker -- "Are We Rome?" asks a new book authored by an editor at Vanity Fair magazine. The subtitle is "The Fall of an Empire and the Fate of America." more…

The Democrats' own brand of racism

by Star Parker -- Watching the recent PBS-hosted Democratic presidential debate at Howard University, I was impressed with the uniformity of the messages communicated to the mostly black audience. I felt like more…

What immigration fiasco demonstrates

by Star Parker -- The most succinct observation I've come across about the failure of comprehensive immigration reform is that of pollster Scott Rasmussen. The American public simply didn't want the bill. more…

Michael Moore's latest scam

by Star Parker -- What's the difference between art and propaganda? The artist wants to communicate and share, and the propagandist wants to manipulate. Michael Moore is a talented filmmaker, a great more…