Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

Perhaps the influence of teachers unions is waning

The largest affiliates of the United States’ largest teachers union are deeply in debt, largely because they have lavish pension and health-care systems, according to the Education Intelligence Agency

Ideas Don't Run for President

Let me tell you about SAGNOF. It’s a fantasy baseball term – it means Saves (or Steals) Ain’t Got No Face.

Harry Reid, Shawshank Redemption, And The Invention Of A Phony Global Warming Scare

When Andy Dufresne (aka Tim Robbins) concocts various frauds, scams and kickbacks for Warden Samuel Norton to enrich himself at taxpayers’ expense, Dufresne runs the paper trail through the nonexisten

Where Republicans and Conservatives Went Wrong

The American people lost literally trillions in the financial crisis, in home values, in stock values, and in lost jobs and wages. Obama had a narrative as to what caused the financial crisis.

Is America Still a Center-Right Nation?

Before Mitt Romney's election night belly flop was complete, the big question was thrown before the deans and doyennes of political television for hearty discussion.

ObamaCare Isn't Necessary To Have Health Care For All

Free market health policy economists have already long proposed a comprehensive health care safety net that would assure essential health care for all at just a fraction of the cost of ObamaCare, with

The Obama Administration's Rules for Raising Your Teenage Daughter

President Barack Obama's contraception mandate has caused consternation among religious entities and employers.

No, President Obama is Not a Pro-Life President

Over at the religious debate site Patheos, a writer named Libby Anne has advanced an argument that pro-lifers really ought to be pro-choice, for a host of moral reasons that I won’t deal with today.

Leave It To The Global Warming Alarmists To “Make Fake Lemonade” Out Of Hurricane Sandy

Leave it to global warming alarmists to exploit the innocent victims of a human tragedy like Hurricane Sandy to spread the laughably false notion that global warming caused the storm.