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…

Abortion outrage: AWOL

by Star Parker -- The ACORN scandal shows that if Congress wants to act, it can. Within weeks of Fox airing videos of a couple posing as a pimp and a prostitute more…

GOP: Take Bill Clinton's advice

by Star Parker -- In an interview with Newsmax, former president Bill Clinton offered good advice to Republicans. He said Republicans need to shake off the "party of no" image and get more…

Why we're talking about race – again

by Star Parker -- Democrats have lost the health-care debate. It's now months polls have shown that Americans don't want the massive new government controls, regulations, taxes and spending Democrats are pushing. more…

Obama buyer's remorse … among blacks

by Star Parker -- Americans of all political persuasions agree that the nation has problems. Big problems. And here's where we all part company. The political left, who now control our government, more…

Slam the brakes on gov't hijacking

by Star Parker -- An essay that appeared in Science magazine back in the 1960s explains clearly and concisely the self-destructive path we're on in our country today. The essay, "The Tragedy more…

A worldview battle in Alaska

by Star Parker -- Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin missed a great opportunity to personally kick off an issue of enormous importance to her state and to the nation. She was scheduled more…