How to make tomorrow different

by Star Parker -- It is my experience that when a problem appears to have no solution, it means we are asking the wrong questions. A corollary I'd add to this is more…

An amendment to stop moral decay

by Star Parker -- Several weeks ago, black pastors from around the nation, under the sponsorship of my organization, CURE, gathered for a press conference at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington to more…

Blacks gaining new political vision

by Star Parker -- When a Democratic presidential candidate speaks to the Congressional Black Caucus, it's a family affair. Democratic presidential candidate John Kerry spoke at the caucus' recent legislative conference and more…

Rediscovering our values

by Star Parker -- I enjoy and appreciate the steady flow of correspondence I get in response to my columns and media appearances. Periodically, I get a letter that is so poignant more…

What Bush means to African-Americans

by Star Parker -- Republican and Democratic party national conventions are always a mix of content and choreography. The relative mix of both tells us the shape that a party is in. more…

King's message ignored in black community

by Star Parker -- Saturday marked 41 years since Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. stood on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial and delivered his "I Have a Dream" speech. One wonders more…

Open education to innovation

by Star Parker -- An important story of the week past about public schooling reveals a lot about the ongoing dismal state of affairs regarding how we think about education in our more…

A real choice in Illinois

by Star Parker -- It seems almost providential that the first contest for the United States Senate between two black men, Democrat Barack Obama and Republican Alan Keyes, is taking place in more…

Dividing in hopes of conquering

by Star Parker -- Democratic pollster Peter Hart commented the other day at a Washington seminar that liberal and conservative labels are not playing anymore to the nation's voters. In his view, more…

Sharpton a good fit for Democrats

by Star Parker -- I never thought I'd be nodding my head in agreement with Al Sharpton. However, I certainly was when, at the conclusion of his address to the Democratic National more…