The GOP's poisonous identity politics

by Tom Tancredo -- This past week saw the return of identity politics in the Republican Party in the familiar guise of "smart politics." Such is always the appeal of political panaceas: more…

Obama's meltdown and the GOP mandate

by Tom Tancredo -- The latest numbers on jobs and the economy do not bode well for the Obama campaign. The bad news on the economy will add fuel to the brushfire more…

It's the culture, stupid

by Tom Tancredo -- There is a growing realization in political quarters that there's more to the resiliency of the Obama regime and his re-election chances than voters' shifting priorities or occasional more…

Joe Wilson was right

by Tom Tancredo -- In September of 2009, Rep. Joe Wilson interrupted a speech to Congress by President Obama with the words, "You lie!" At the time Wilson was widely criticized for more…

Our military fights on Obama's behalf?

by Tom Tancredo -- Another tingle probably went up Chris Matthews' leg this past week when he heard Obama "come out" with an open endorsement of gay marriage. Obama's statement may or more…

'Forward!'

by Tom Tancredo -- Obama has adopted "Forward" as a slogan for his re-election campaign. It is not very original. It has been used by other leftist movements throughout the world. I more…

Obama's shameful war on youth

by Tom Tancredo -- President Obama's taxpayer-financed re-election campaign roared into Colorado last week after taxpayer-financed stops in North Carolina, Iowa and elsewhere. But give the man credit: Obama has achieved a more…

How Obama plans to win

by Tom Tancredo -- His approval rating is in the toilet. His re-election numbers are abysmal for an incumbent president at this point in his term. He has stated that he is more…

Hispanic assimilation has failed

by Tom Tancredo -- A recent Pew Hispanic Center report, "When Labels Don't Fit," shows that the 50 million Americans of Hispanic descent have some huge gaps still to bridge if assimilation more…

Bipartisan conspiracy on border security

by Tom Tancredo -- March witnessed the second anniversary of the murder of Arizona rancher Rob Krentz by an illegal alien intruder 25 miles from the Arizona-Mexico border. In his memory, let’s more…