• The Koran’s Contents—Not Carbon Dating—Cast More Doubt on Islam’s Origins

    The Koran’s Contents—Not Carbon Dating—Cast More Doubt on Islam’s Origins

    The media is abuzz with news that a portion of the Koran, which Muslims believe was first recited by their prophet, Muhammad, may actually predate Muhammad himself.

  • The Growing Medicaid Expansion Bubble

    The Growing Medicaid Expansion Bubble

    The majority of controversial issues involving the Affordable Care Act (ACA) have stemmed from its mandate that all people have health insurance or else face a fine (or is it a tax?) and ACA’s transformation of the U.S. health insurance system from a largely private marketplace to a government-manipulated, exchange-based market. While both of these issues are tremendously important, one of the most damaging Obamacare provisions – the expansion of Medicaid – has largely gone unnoticed by the general public.

  • How to Write a New York Times Op-Ed in Three Easy Steps

    How to Write a New York Times Op-Ed in Three Easy Steps

    Today we’ll talk about how to write a New York Times op-ed in 45 minutes or less. We all like labor-saving tips!

  • Conservative Review’s Big Announcement

    Conservative Review’s Big Announcement

    When I first started writing for Human Events in 2008, I was untrained in how to write a weekly column.

  • Elon Musk’s Crony Capitalism under Scrutiny

    Elon Musk’s Crony Capitalism under Scrutiny

    Crony capitalism is an emerging political issue. From socialists like Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) to conservatives like Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah), there has been a bipartisan call to end crony capitalism. Both parties want to stop wealthy individuals from using the government to underwrite bad investments.

  • State is Slow to Approve Water Projects

    State is Slow to Approve Water Projects

    Good news for desalination, but El Niño still is our best bet

  • Doctors Will Be the Scapegoats in the Coming Obamacare Disaster

    Doctors Will Be the Scapegoats in the Coming Obamacare Disaster

    In the wake of the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in the landmark case of King v. Burwell to protect the Affordable Care Act (ACA) from legal precedents, the rule of law, the English language, and common sense, the battle over the role of government in health care has now shifted away from the courts and back to the ballot box.

  • Saudi Arabia: The World’s Greatest Hypocrite

    Saudi Arabia: The World’s Greatest Hypocrite

    Saudi Arabia recently preached to the international community about the need to confront “intolerance, extremism and human rights violations.”

  • Small But Honest Columnist Again Forced to Correct Highest-Rated Show on Cable TV

    Small But Honest Columnist Again Forced to Correct Highest-Rated Show on Cable TV

    To support his insane interpretation of the post-Civil War amendments as granting citizenship to the kids of illegal aliens, Fox News’ Bill O’Reilly is now taking job applications for the nonexistent — but dearly hoped-for — Jeb! administration, live, during his show.

  • Green-Job Initiative's Broken Promises

    Green-Job Initiative’s Broken Promises

    Disappointment doesn’t stop backers from offering new promises.