The greatest gift has been bequeathed to us

by Star Parker -- The holiday season brings an element of predictability each year into our otherwise tumultuous lives. We know what to expect. Parties, food, shopping, resolutions and debates on cable more…

The answer to AIDS is values

by Star Parker -- A recent Newsweek cover story has helped bring national attention to the HIV-AIDS epidemic among African-American women. Unfortunately, its superficial and biased coverage is itself evidence of the more…

End Social Security

by Star Parker -- In a free society, government exists to serve its people. In one that is not free, people are a tool of government. By this standard, anyone following the more…

Golden chance for NAACP

by Star Parker -- The surprise resignation of Kweise Mfume as president of the NAACP should prompt national leaders to engage in introspection and re-evaluation. The national leadership has lost its way. more…

A nation in change

by Star Parker -- President Bush's nomination of Condoleezza Rice to be our next secretary of state is a fitting and symbolic beginning to a new wave of change only possible in more…

The universal affliction of irresponsibility

by Star Parker -- Many of the problems in America's inner cities seem to me similar to Israeli-Palestinian problems as described by a scholar of an Israeli think tank. It's becoming increasingly more…

We all have faith in something

by Star Parker -- The 2004 presidential election has been depicted as pitting those of faith against secularists. But this is really inaccurate. Every human being has faith. No one could function more…

How GOP can win the black vote

by Star Parker -- Black voters joined with the rest of the nation in 2004 to give a vote of confidence to our president. Getting blacks to vote Republican is no small more…

Bush: Inside-out

by Star Parker -- As the time arrives for deciding who our next president will be, I would suggest that there are really two types of candidates. We have what might be more…