How to limit home ownership for the poor

by Star Parker -- The Mortgage Reform and Anti-Predatory Lending Act of 2007 has passed out of Chairman Barney Frank's House Financial Services Committee. It's now headed to the full House for more…

Throwing off the entitlement mindset

by Star Parker -- The U.S Comptroller General and head of the GAO, or Government Accountability Office, has described the entitlements crisis facing this country as a "tsunami" that approaches while we more…

Whoops – Obama upsets 'gay' pooh-bah

by Star Parker -- The House Democratic leadership delayed a planned vote this past week on ENDA, the Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2007. The bill, introduced by gay Rep. Barney Frank of more…

Clarence Thomas tells his story in new bio

by Star Parker -- Futurist John Naisbitt, in his most recent book, talks about trends and leadership. He notes the price that genuine leaders often pay, evoking envy and resentment, because they more…

No, Jesse, Jena is not another Selma

by Star Parker -- At this point, there seems little doubt about the ugliness that has simmered, and then boiled, in a little town in Louisiana called Jena. There is a lot more…

Get real, Tavis Smiley

by Star Parker -- Tavis Smiley, black journalist and TV host, is hosting a debate, and the leading Republican candidates aren't coming. The top four Republican candidates have announced they won't make more…

A time for courage, not politics

by Star Parker -- Democratic politicians are either far more insightful than your average Republican, or uniformly more political. I'd opt for the latter conclusion. How to explain that there is not more…

Liberals love the sin and hate the sinner

by Star Parker -- Coverage by the mainstream media of the Larry Craig scandal confirms again that liberals love the sin and hate the sinner. They've got both the Idaho senator and more…

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…