• Immigration -- Hey, Look! A Cop Yelling at a Black Girl in a Bikini!

    Immigration — Hey, Look! A Cop Yelling at a Black Girl in a Bikini!

    I’m impressed by the coolness and steadiness of our media in suppressing any news about immigration. It’s as if they’ve built a triple-layer fence with border guards around immigration topics. And guess what? Their fence is working!

  • Reform Pensions by Empowering Voters?

    Reform Pensions by Empowering Voters?

    Reformers release details of statewide initiative for November 2016

  • Improving Black Education

    Improving Black Education

    Some might conclude that such a statistic is evidence of hiring discrimination. That’s a possibility, but we might ask what percentage of blacks met hiring qualifications on the civil service examination. Are there hundreds of blacks in Ferguson and elsewhere who achieve passing scores on civil service examinations who are then refused employment? There is no evidence suggesting an affirmative answer to that question.

  • Green Lies

    Green Lies

    Millions go to SeaWorld to learn more about sea life and get closer to killer whales. But fewer go now because the documentary “Blackfish” exposed what one reporter called “the darker side” of SeaWorld.

  • Teach for America's Professional Agitators

    Teach for America’s Professional Agitators

    It’s increasingly difficult to tell the difference between Teach for America — whose leaders are at the forefront of inflammatory anti-police protests in Baltimore, Ferguson, and now McKinney, Texas — and left-wing activist groups such as Organizing for Action (President Obama’s partisan community organizing army).

  • Imperial Overstretch

    Imperial Overstretch

    Toward the end of the presidency of George H.W. Bush, America stood alone at the top of the world — the sole superpower.

  • Hillary Clinton's Slide in Polls Leaves Her Vulnerable

    Hillary Clinton’s Slide in Polls Leaves Her Vulnerable

    “Despite everything,” the often interesting analyst Jamelle Bouie writes in Slate — “everything” includes “the email controversy, foreign donors and the Clinton Foundation” — “Hillary is in good shape.” Good enough to leave her party “still positioned for victory.” Bouie | Read More »

  • Are Media Just Hillary's Fair-weather Friends?

    Are Media Just Hillary’s Fair-weather Friends?

    Don’t you find it a bit odd that two glaringly contradictory narratives surround Hillary Clinton’s bid for the presidency — inevitability and “she’s in trouble”?

  • Who Lost Iraq?

    Who Lost Iraq?

    After the pro-Western government of China was forced to flee to the island of Taiwan in 1949, when the Communists took over mainland China, bitter recriminations in Washington led to the question: “Who lost China?” China was, of course, never | Read More »

  • Congress Should Address Patent Trolls

    Congress Should Address Patent Trolls

    So, if you hold a patent and you think someone is violating it, you file a lawsuit.

  • The Essential King Dollar/Low-Energy Nexus

    The Essential King Dollar/Low-Energy Nexus

    The strong May jobs report — including a 280,000 jump in nonfarm payrolls — reminds me of the big debate over the harmful effects of a strong dollar and falling oil prices. But where’s the harm? King Dollar, along with | Read More »

  • Obama's Foreign Policy Delusions

    Obama’s Foreign Policy Delusions

    President Obama’s stunning declaration that the global image of the United States has greatly improved under his administration is another example of his ideology and narcissism’s blinding him to his many policy failures.

  • Who Can Play a Mixed-Race Role?

    Who Can Play a Mixed-Race Role?

    Let’s set aside whether Cameron Crowe’s new movie, “Aloha,” is a good or bad movie. Whatever the flick’s merits or demerits, it has inadvertently helped expose the arbitrary, capricious and ridiculous demands of militant identity politics.

  • Are We In for Another High-Crime Era After the Response to Ferguson and Baltimore?

    Are We In for Another High-Crime Era After the Response to Ferguson and Baltimore?

    Are we seeing a reversal of the 20-year decline in violent crime in America? A new nationwide crime wave?

  • Is ISIS Coming to Damascus?

    Is ISIS Coming to Damascus?

    Who rises if Assad falls?

  • Immigration Advocates Frightened By 99-Pound Blonde

    Immigration Advocates Frightened By 99-Pound Blonde

    Third World immigration advocates Frank Sharry, Ali Noorani and Marc Andreessen aren’t shy about rushing to the press with pabulum quotes about how wonderful immigration is, but they don’t want to debate me, even to lie about all those benefits.

  • Socialist "Justice"

    Socialist “Justice”

    Protesters demand “social justice.” I hate their chant. If I oppose their cause, then I’m for social “injustice”? Nonsense.

  • Intellectual Dishonesty

    Intellectual Dishonesty

    President Barack Obama’s stance, expressed in his 2014 State of the Union address, is that the debate is settled and climate change is a fact.

  • As White House Abandons Internet, Bipartisan Consensus to Intervene Develops

    As White House Abandons Internet, Bipartisan Consensus to Intervene Develops

    The Obama administration has been hard at work trying to sever the last link giving the U.S. a backstop role in protecting global access to the World Wide Web.

  • Paying the Price

    Paying the Price

    Baltimore is now paying the price for irresponsible words and actions, not only by young thugs in the streets, but also by its mayor and the state prosecutor, both of whom threw the police to the wolves, in order to curry favor with local voters.