This is the dirty secret of the modern Republican Party: For all the talk about grassroots exasperation with the Republican elites, it is the Republican elites who despise the grassroots. Republican elites do not believe in small government; they believe in large government that serves their ends. If given the choice, a few would even select Hillary Clinton as president over Texas Senator Ted Cruz.
Ben Shapiro is editor-at-large for Breitbart News. His book, "Bullies: How the Left's Culture of Fear and Intimidation Silences America," was a New York Times best-seller.
December 24, 2014, 8:08 AM EST
December 18, 2014, 11:06 AM EST
In response to this Islamist terror attack on a civilian hub in the center of their city, Australians all over the country took action: They tweeted with the hashtag #illridewithyou.
December 11, 2014, 6:59 AM EST
The liberal narrative of women as victims of a brutish male society must be advanced at all costs, for political purposes. That explains why the story trumped the facts in Rolling Stone's recent investigative report alleging that several members of the University of Virginia fraternity Phi Kappa Psi had raped a 19-year-old student named Jackie.
December 4, 2014, 8:47 AM EST
The nation completely ignores the fact that an entire community apparently lied, facilitated lying or intimidated witnesses in order to put an innocent man behind bars, because he happened to be white.
November 20, 2014, 9:28 AM EST
Whether we're watching thousands of Muslims across the world protest and riot over cartoons of Mohammed, or whether we're watching hundreds of people in Ferguson riot over a media-manufactured story about a racial killing, Days of Rage provide the outlet for delusional anger.
November 13, 2014, 9:13 AM EST
The achievement gap will never be closed, so long as school districts across the country punish good students, reward bad ones and let political correctness trump educational necessity.
November 6, 2014, 6:29 AM EST
The question is whether Republicans can capitalize on their newfound opportunity and finally make a strong move toward winning the White House.
October 30, 2014, 4:34 AM EDT
The end of Western civilization, it turns out, comes with both a bang and a whimper. The bang: endless sex, animalistic, primal, without strings.
October 23, 2014, 4:48 AM EDT
Altogether, some 44 percent of Republican primary voters want an "establishment" candidate — by which we mean a candidate for whom social issues are secondary, immigration reform is primary and economics dominates.
October 16, 2014, 4:53 AM EDT
The gap between the media elite and the general population has a deleterious impact on America's political future.
October 9, 2014, 4:40 AM EDT
We now live in a society where young male barbarians are growing in number, their masculinity tied into useless aggression.
October 2, 2014, 8:47 AM EDT
Barack Obama believes that words solve everything. Particularly his own.
September 25, 2014, 5:16 AM EDT
If America was built on life, liberty and pursuit of happiness, today's leftist death cult devalues the first and destroys the second in pursuit of the third. And, in the end, there will be no happiness, for happiness is not ceaseless hedonism but living a moral and responsible life.
September 18, 2014, 4:37 AM EDT
Teaching respect for women begins with ensuring that solid male influences models fill the lives of young men — men who respect women, cherish them, treasure them, and believe in protecting them. This is an unpopular stance, because it suggests that boys require men to raise them. Which they do.
September 11, 2014, 6:23 AM EDT
Barack Obama pledged to radically transform America when he took office. He didn't stop at America. President Obama's greatest legacy may be the radical reshaping of the global map.
September 4, 2014, 7:59 AM EDT
The only real answer to the antipathy between large segments of the black community and police is threefold:
August 28, 2014, 5:42 AM EDT
The vast majority of Americans have never met Phil Weinberg. But that isn't because he's unimportant.
August 21, 2014, 5:10 AM EDT
The high levels of crime in the black community contribute to heavier policing, which in turn reinforces perceptions of racial targeting; those perceptions then create resentment against police than ends too often in violent encounters and failure to report crime. And so the cycle starts anew.
August 14, 2014, 5:11 AM EDT
If we are to recognize the importance of mental illness as a society, the left must stop papering over mental illness with platitudes about diversity, and the right must stop treating mental illness as a moral problem rather than a medical one.
August 7, 2014, 6:14 AM EDT
If you want to know why the conflict between the dramatically overpowering Israeli military and the sadistically brutal Hamas has continued for weeks, look no further than CNN and its like-minded media brethren.