Blogs

  • Responsible citizens have to choose

    It is a binary choice — that is obvious at least to every active duty member of the American military. Either Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump will be their commander in chief. Either Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump will select the secretary of defense. Either Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump…

    read more
  • What If the Orlando Murderer Were a Christian?

    What If the Orlando Murderer Were a Christian?

    Many people are surely asking, “What if the gunman from the Orlando, Florida shooting were a Christian?” Why? Because little would be said by the mainstream media and leading Democratic politicians — from the president on down — if the murderer were an anti-gay Christian. The most obvious difference is…

    read more
  • When it comes to the Clintons, always follow the money

    To former President Bill Clinton's and former senator and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's long, long list of scandal, impropriety and simple embarrassment add two new entries: the curious cases of Rajiv Fernando and Laureate University. Fernando appears to be a simple Clinton enthusiast who raised and contributed large sums…

    read more
  • Student Loans Amount to a Disastrous Investment

    Student Loans Amount to a Disastrous Investment

    Student loan debt has quadrupled since 2000 and stands at a staggering $1.2 trillion today—a situation comparable to the housing crisis that wrecked the economy nearly 10 years ago. Already, 7 million student-borrowers are in default—with millions more likely to follow suit. Most of these troubled loans involve young people…

    read more
  • Can We Count on Trump to Pick the Right Judges?

    Can We Count on Trump to Pick the Right Judges?

    Despite Donald Trump's obvious shortcomings as a candidate, his enthusiastic supporters argue that his commitment to appoint conservative justices to the Supreme Court should persuade all Republicans to unite behind him. His racially-tinged assault on federal judge Gonazlo Curiel, however, and his repeated promises to use the justice department and…

    read more
  • Transgender Awareness in Kindergarten?

    Transgender Awareness in Kindergarten?

    Public school officials in Washington State recently revealed an appalling new program to teach transgender awareness beginning in kindergarten as part of a new curriculum that will leave children even more confused and troubled as they approach puberty. Kindergartners are in Washington are now supposed learn that “there are many…

    read more
  • Heather Mac Donald on the Nationwide Crime Wave

    After years of decline, crime is starting to grow around the country, particularly in some of our biggest cities. Bill and Heather Mac Donald of the Manhattan Institute discuss the “Ferguson effect,” why crime rates are rising, and how the anti-police movements hurt the inner city poor the most. Brought…

    read more