Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

School-to-Work and the Surveillance State

Politicians are once again presenting us with a crisis they say only government action can solve: “Too many students are graduating unprepared for the workforce.” They point to the one-quarter of U

New Year's Resolution: End Common Core

As the New Year approaches, now is the time to make resolutions about what we should change in 2014.

Will Insurers Ever Say Enough’s Enough To Obamacare?

I’ve been working professionally in health policy since 1979 when I was hired to write the consumer contracts and other communications in plain English for the Blue Cross Blue Shield plan in M

A Common Sense Case Against Common Core

Review of The Story Killers: A Common Sense Case Against the Common Core, by Terrence Moore, (2013), 292 pp.

Obama vs. the Constitution

“If you like your health plan, you can keep it,” is the 

The World in Crisis

We close 2013 in a world that seems to be swiftly tilting toward ever-larger crises of government legitimacy, oncoming clashes of foreign powers, and an abiding sense of concern on the part of

Sound Science And The U.S. Economy Victimized By The EPA's CIA Fake, John Beale

While the American public is justifiably outraged about a high-ranking EPA official collecting large paychecks while messing around, skipping work and falsely claiming to be doing CIA work, it is t

EPA Falsifies Data, Bypasses Its Own Scientists Who Loudly Cry Foul

You may recall that when Barack Obama was running for president in 2008, he 

Even Obama Can’t Believe Obama

In response to a question from a reporter (in his year-end press conference) regarding tax reform, President Obama — after saying that the debt ceiling is "not a negotiating tool" — said that he's

The Supreme Court is Undermining Science and Society

The Supreme Court has taken up another case based on the Environmental Protection Agency’s campaign of lies that