Commentary

Patrick J. Buchanan | September 30, 2014 | 5:45 AM
It is time he started acting like a president of all the people, and dropped this role of outside agitator.
David Limbaugh | September 30, 2014 | 5:40 AM
We mention President Obama's narcissism not as an exercise in name-calling but because it continues to be relevant to how he conducts himself in office, and it's not pretty.
Walter E. Williams | September 30, 2014 | 5:36 AM
If our military tells us that we do have the capacity to defeat the terror threat, then the reason that we don't reflects a lack of willingness.
Lynne Marie Kohm | September 29, 2014 | 3:06 PM
Does State leadership make a difference to family policy? Compare Oregon and North Dakota.
Curtis Kalin | September 29, 2014 | 2:35 PM
Despite a recent rash of scandal, the NFL and its players remain an overwhelmingly positive force for their communities and the people that live in them.
Sarah Torre | September 29, 2014 | 12:03 PM
Despite promises to the contrary by members of Congress and even the president, Americans now know that Obamacare is entangling tax dollars with coverage of elective abortion.
Doug Bandow | September 29, 2014 | 11:45 AM
As the Scots debate independence, the British government has responded with every argument imaginable—except the threat to invade. Prime Minister David Cameron is no Abraham Lincoln.
Doug Bandow | September 29, 2014 | 11:12 AM
BEIJING—China’s university system is growing. However, the People’s Republic of China still lags behind the U.S. and other Western nations. Chinese students increasingly are heading to America for higher education.
J. Matt Barber | September 29, 2014 | 10:42 AM
“Projections have shown that if current trends continue, half of all gay and bisexual men will be HIV-positive by age 50.”
Rich Galen | September 29, 2014 | 9:10 AM
I used to be a PTSD denier. I believed, having never been to war, that if someone were tough enough they could go to war, come home and, assuming no physical wounds, resume their lives as before. Then I went to Iraq for six months in 2003-2004.
Jen Kuznicki | September 26, 2014 | 12:41 PM
I'm not sure I understand the thought processes, or lack thereof, of some journalists in the D.C. bubble.
Sarah Torre | September 26, 2014 | 10:59 AM
Few can forget the image that circulated online a few years ago. A young Chinese woman lay exhausted in a hospital bed, staring hopelessly at the body of her baby girl, reportedly killed after a forced abortion at seven months.
Brittany Corona | September 26, 2014 | 10:46 AM
In a hearing that lasted approximately 19-minutes, Leon County circuit court judge Charles Francis dismissed the Florida Education Association’s lawsuit to block the state’s innovative Personal Learning Scholarship Account school choice option, finding that the FEA did not have standing to challenge the law.
S. Ernie Walton | September 26, 2014 | 9:41 AM
On July 16, 2014, the European Court of Human Rights affirmed in Hämäläinen v. Finland that "same-sex" marriage is currently not a right protected under the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR). But for how long?
L. Brent Bozell III | September 26, 2014 | 5:07 AM
Can new CNN commentator Jay Carney truly offer "invaluable" commentary when the media themselves know that he used his White House podium to spout falsehoods to the press?
Patrick J. Buchanan | September 26, 2014 | 4:59 AM
If the Turkish army is not going to intervene in Syria against ISIS, and if Obama has ruled out U.S. boots on the ground in Iraq or Syria, where will the soldiers come from to dislodge the Islamic State from the Indiana-sized territory it has seized?
Michelle Malkin | September 26, 2014 | 4:54 AM
The big battle brewing in the Jefferson County, Colorado, school system over a proposed curriculum review is generating national headlines. But the fight is not about 'censorship," as misguided students and biased reporters say. The real issue is union control.
David Limbaugh | September 26, 2014 | 4:50 AM
Eric Holder has announced his resignation from his position as U.S. attorney general after almost six years of turning the Justice Department into a partisan political vehicle instead of a law enforcement institution.
Jen Kuznicki | September 26, 2014 | 12:17 AM
At the risk of sounding like a smart aleck, I assure you that I firmly believe in a toothless or otherwise nonexistent Climate Treaty if the Obama Administration has any hope of being viewed as consistent.
Adam Andrzejewski | September 25, 2014 | 10:46 AM
Salary spending is up 2.5 times with additional billions of dollars spent on a building binge, but IL student enrollment is flat since 2000. Is this a higher educational system or a jobs farm and patronage pool?

Syndicated Columns

September 30, 2014
It is time he started acting like a president of all the people, and dropped this role of outside agitator.
September 30, 2014
We mention President Obama's narcissism not as an exercise in name-calling but because it continues to be relevant to how he conducts himself in office, and it's not pretty.
September 30, 2014
If our military tells us that we do have the capacity to defeat the terror threat, then the reason that we don't reflects a lack of willingness.
September 29, 2014
I used to be a PTSD denier. I believed, having never been to war, that if someone were tough enough they could go to war, come home and, assuming no physical wounds, resume their lives as before. Then I went to Iraq for six months in 2003-2004.
September 26, 2014
Can new CNN commentator Jay Carney truly offer "invaluable" commentary when the media themselves know that he used his White House podium to spout falsehoods to the press?
September 26, 2014
Can new CNN commentator Jay Carney truly offer "invaluable" commentary when the media themselves know that he used his White House podium to spout falsehoods to the press?
September 26, 2014
If the Turkish army is not going to intervene in Syria against ISIS, and if Obama has ruled out U.S. boots on the ground in Iraq or Syria, where will the soldiers come from to dislodge the Islamic State from the Indiana-sized territory it has seized?
September 26, 2014
Eric Holder has announced his resignation from his position as U.S. attorney general after almost six years of turning the Justice Department into a partisan political vehicle instead of a law enforcement institution.
September 26, 2014
The big battle brewing in the Jefferson County, Colorado, school system over a proposed curriculum review is generating national headlines. But the fight is not about 'censorship," as misguided students and biased reporters say. The real issue is union control.
September 25, 2014
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.