GOP hostage taking in Washington

by Curtis Ellis -- Voters feel betrayed by the GOP. Washington Republicans say one thing when running for office then do the opposite after they're elected. This helps fuel the Trump/Cruz voter more…

Minimum wage, maximum poverty

by Carl Jackson -- Say goodbye to McDonald's dollar menu, California! It's the only food menu the homeless, impoverished and low-income families could afford to splurge on with their kids, before labor more…

Jefferson on who decides constitutionality

by Joshua Charles -- We continue with our series on government according to the Founders, with excerpts from my latest book, "Liberty's Secrets: The Lost Wisdom of America's Founders." This [tyranny of more…

The big consequences of little compromises

by Greg Laurie -- I heard about a large redwood tree that had actually stood for some 400 years and had survived lightning strikes on 14 separate occasions, not to mention storms more…

The warped values of corporate America

by Joseph Farah -- I'm a capitalist. I detest socialism. The reasons is simple: Capitalism works. Socialism doesn't. It's not because capitalism is moral. It's a system of economics that is amoral. more…

Trump vs. the banana Republicans

by Ilana Mercer -- There's a difference between (small r) republican principles and the Republican Party's rules of procedure. But National Review neoconservative Jonah Goldberg doesn't see it. Or, maybe Goldberg is more…

We don't have to break it to fix it

by David Limbaugh -- I constantly hear that only Donald Trump supporters can understand the Trump phenomenon, as if it were inaccessible to nonbelievers, like the secret knowledge of ancient Gnostics. But more…

Panama is the new Switzerland

by Bill Press -- Another century, another tax haven. In the 20th century, the very rich used to park their money in secret Swiss bank accounts. How quaint. And how old-fashioned. In more…