Ted Cruz and debt-ceiling gamesmanship

by Star Parker -- Once again, bitter feelings are being cast in the direction of Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz. With the House passing the "clean" debt ceiling bill and sending it more…

More free-speech stifling by IRS

by Star Parker -- The latest round of the IRS scandal, in which tea-party and conservative groups have been selectively targeted for harassment by our tax collection agency, is now unfolding. This more…

Washington's latest debt-bloating scam

by Star Parker -- The president's annual State of the Union Address is another example of how dysfunctional our government in Washington has become. Article II, Section 3, of the U.S. Constitution more…

I agree with Valerie Jarrett

by Star Parker -- The senior adviser to President Obama, Valerie Jarrett, wrote for the White House blog and the Huffington Post that, "A Woman's Health Care Decisions Should Be in Her more…

Why pro-aborts oppose free speech

by Star Parker -- It's no surprise why pro-abortion forces in America don't want free speech when it comes to raising awareness about this issue of, literally, life and death. The more more…

Politics can't achieve moral ends

by Star Parker -- It's too early to predict where N.J. Gov. Chris Christie's "Bridgegate" scandal will lead. What did Christie know and when did he know it about actions of operatives more…

Medicaid backdoor to government health care

by Star Parker -- Now we have the latest in the long and growing list of unpleasant "surprises" about the Affordable Care Act. It turns out that expansion of coverage of Medicaid more…

A 'Duck Dynasty' Christmas

by Star Parker -- Phil Robertson, star of A&E hit reality show "Duck Dynasty," has been suspended from the show because of "anti-gay" remarks he made in an interview with GQ Magazine. more…

Let low-income earners out of Social Security

by Star Parker -- A new study just published by the National Institute on Retirement Security – "Race and Retirement Insecurity in the United States" – presents a dismal snapshot of the more…