A new birth of education freedom

by Star Parker -- As the nation has focused on the Supreme Court hearings on the constitutionality of same-sex marriage, news from the state of Indiana could prove far more important regarding more…

Urban problem bigger than Detroit

by Star Parker -- We are now hearing the usual voices of protest in Detroit in the wake of Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder appointing an outside expert to take over financial management more…

What I saw in Israel

by Star Parker -- As Barack Obama prepares for his first trip to Israel as president, I hope when he gets there he sees what I saw. Several weeks ago I returned more…

Background checks won't make us safer

by Star Parker -- In April of 2007, a mentally disturbed student showed up at the campus of his school, Virginia Tech, brandishing two semi-automatic pistols, murdered 32 students, teachers and school more…

More GOP guvs drink Medicaid Kool-Aid

by Star Parker -- New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has become the eighth Republican governor to agree to expand Medicaid coverage in his state under the provisions of Obamacare. Is the last more…

Preserve gun rights, save black lives

by Star Parker -- This past Friday my organization, CURE, sponsored a press conference at the National Press Club in Washington to bring attention to the importance of rigorously defending the right more…

Ben Carson owes no apologies

by Star Parker -- According to Cal Thomas, well-known nationally syndicated columnist, Dr. Ben Carson owes President Obama an apology. Carson spoke at the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington, D.C., this past more…

Does the Republican Party have a future?

by Star Parker -- The United States, from day one, was a project about principles and ideals. The superpower that emerged and grew from the handful of colonists that began settling here more…

What about Hollywood violence?

by Star Parker -- Difficulty in getting change in our country is an ongoing source of frustration, particularly when we have huge problems facing us as we do today. But the founders more…

Could Dr. King have given inaugural benediction?

by Star Parker -- The Rev. Louie Giglio, designated to give the benediction at this year's presidential inauguration, has withdrawn, under apparent pressure, after the surfacing of remarks he made, some 25 more…