Ben Shapiro Articles http://cnsnews.com/source/73413/feed en The Conversation We Won't Have About Raising Men http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/conversation-we-wont-have-about-raising-men On Thursday night, the Baltimore Ravens took on the Pittsburgh Steelers. The event carried national significance thanks to the Ravens' public-induced decision to cut running back Ray Rice after tape emerged of Rice clocking his then-fiancee in the head, knocking her out cold. <br /><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/conversation-we-wont-have-about-raising-men" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary domestic violence morality raising men respect for women Thu, 18 Sep 2014 08:37:13 +0000 sjones 836187 at http://cnsnews.com The Global Map, 2017 http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/global-map-2017 <p>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.<br /><br />Fast forward three years. Here's where we stand.<br /></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/global-map-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Obama's radical transformation reshaping global map Thu, 11 Sep 2014 10:23:45 +0000 sjones 833719 at http://cnsnews.com Of Racial Delusions and Riots http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/racial-delusions-and-riots Last week, as riots in Ferguson, Missouri decrescendoed and the country held its collective breath over the question of the indictment of Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown, rappers Diddy (formerly P. Diddy, formerly Puff Daddy, formerly Sean Combs), 2 Chainz, The Game, and Rick Ross, along with 10 of their fellows, released a song: "Don't Shoot."<br /><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/racial-delusions-and-riots" target="_blank">read more</a></p> animosity black rapper Commentary discrimination police race Thu, 04 Sep 2014 11:59:07 +0000 sjones 831211 at http://cnsnews.com Those Who Go Unsung http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/those-who-go-unsung The vast majority of Americans have never met Phil Weinberg.<br /><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/those-who-go-unsung" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Uncle Phil unsung heroes Thu, 28 Aug 2014 09:42:23 +0000 sjones 829065 at http://cnsnews.com The Great Racial Disconnect on Police http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/great-racial-disconnect-police On Monday, Rasmussen released a poll of Americans regarding the guilt or innocence of Officer Darren Wilson, the police officer who shot unarmed 18-year-old black man Michael Brown six times in Ferguson, Missouri. Those polls show that 57 percent of black adults think that Wilson should be found guilty of murder; 56 percent of whites, by contrast, are undecided on the matter.<br /><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/great-racial-disconnect-police" target="_blank">read more</a></p> black community Commentary crime police racism Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:10:42 +0000 sjones 826802 at http://cnsnews.com Let's Get Serious About Mental Illness http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/lets-get-serious-about-mental-illness <p>Robin Williams' suicide this week shook up people across the political spectrum — and for good reason. When a highly successful, incredibly popular figure from our culture decides to take his own life, it feels as though suicide could happen to anyone.<br /><br />It can't.<br /></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/lets-get-serious-about-mental-illness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary mental illness Robin Williams Thu, 14 Aug 2014 09:11:48 +0000 sjones 824647 at http://cnsnews.com How the Media Craft Victory for Hamas http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/how-media-craft-victory-hamas <p>On Tuesday, CNN's Wolf Blitzer hosted Hamas spokesman Osama Hamden. The week before, Hamdan labeled Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu "a new image of Hitler" on the network. <br /></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/how-media-craft-victory-hamas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> anti-Israel bias Commentary Hamas Israel liberal media Thu, 07 Aug 2014 10:14:02 +0000 sjones 822487 at http://cnsnews.com Obama: Troll Hard With a Vengeance http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/obama-troll-hard-vengeance <p>This week, as I have been predicting for months, President Barack Obama announced that he would be considering unprecedented executive action to provide legal status for millions of illegal immigrants.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/obama-troll-hard-vengeance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Obama trolling unconstitutional Thu, 31 Jul 2014 09:00:16 +0000 sjones 820208 at http://cnsnews.com Why Vladimir Putin Is Kicking Barack Obama's Behind http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/why-vladimir-putin-kicking-barack-obamas-behind <p>On Monday, four days after Vladimir Putin's minions in Ukraine shot down a passenger airliner carrying 298 people, including an American citizen, President Barack Obama emerged from the White House to issue a statement. Scowling at the camera, Obama stated: "Russia has extraordinary influence over these separatists. No one denies that. Russia has urged them on.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/why-vladimir-putin-kicking-barack-obamas-behind" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary foreign policy Obama Putin Ukraine Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:48:52 +0000 sjones 817986 at http://cnsnews.com Bloodguilt Leads to Blood Libels Against Jews http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/bloodguilt-leads-blood-libels-against-jews <p>If there's one place on Earth that should understand the danger of Jew hatred, it is Frankfurt, Germany. In 1933, boycotts targeted Jews; by 1938, Germans were burning synagogues down. Between 1933 and 1945, the Jewish population of the city was decimated, dropping from 30,000 to 602. Few Jews, most of them Soviet expatriates, live in the city now.<br /></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/bloodguilt-leads-blood-libels-against-jews" target="_blank">read more</a></p> anti-Semitic blood libel Commentary Europeans Jews Palestinians Thu, 17 Jul 2014 09:17:44 +0000 sjones 815765 at http://cnsnews.com Never Let a Self-Produced Horror Show Go to Waste http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/never-let-self-produced-horror-show-go-waste "You never want a serious crisis to go to waste," President Barack Obama's former chief of staff, Rahm Emanuel, once infamously stated. He never bothered to spell out the unspoken corollary to that appalling statement: And if there is no serious crisis available, manufacture one.<br /><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/never-let-self-produced-horror-show-go-waste" target="_blank">read more</a></p> border crisis Commentary obama manufactured crisis the left Thu, 10 Jul 2014 10:55:01 +0000 sjones 813316 at http://cnsnews.com The Jew-Hating Obama Administration http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/jew-hating-obama-administration <p>On Monday, three Jewish boys were found dead, murdered by the terrorist group Hamas: Eyal Yifrach, 19; Gilad Shaar, 16; and Naftali Frenkel, 16. Frenkel was an American citizen. The three were kidnapped while hitchhiking some three weeks ago. <br /></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/jew-hating-obama-administration" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary foreign policy jew-hating Obama-Israel Thu, 03 Jul 2014 10:13:09 +0000 sjones 811178 at http://cnsnews.com Welcome to the Executive Dictatorship http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/welcome-executive-dictatorship <p>The Constitution is dead. Long live the executive dictatorship. There is almost nothing the president of the United States cannot do. <br /></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/welcome-executive-dictatorship" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary dictatorship executive power Obama Thu, 26 Jun 2014 08:03:16 +0000 sjones 808742 at http://cnsnews.com How Fatherhood Made Me a Better Person http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/how-fatherhood-made-me-better-person My baby daughter has ruined me.<br /><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/how-fatherhood-made-me-better-person" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Children Commentary fatherhood parents Thu, 19 Jun 2014 08:32:46 +0000 sjones 806155 at http://cnsnews.com Prosecute the President http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/prosecute-president <p>President Barack Obama believes he is above the law. That's because he is.<br /></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/prosecute-president" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Obama impeachment prosecute Obama rule of law Thu, 12 Jun 2014 08:56:31 +0000 sjones 803610 at http://cnsnews.com Barack Obama, Judge of Life or Death http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/barack-obama-judge-life-or-death On Sept. 30, 2011, two American Predator drones based out of a Saudi Arabian CIA facility swept into Yemen and fired Hellfire missiles at a car containing terrorist and American citizen Anwar al-Awlaki. He was killed. So, too, was terrorist buddy Samir Khan, an American born in Saudi Arabia. <br /><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/barack-obama-judge-life-or-death" target="_blank">read more</a></p> bergdahl Commentary Obama Thu, 05 Jun 2014 15:03:50 +0000 sjones 801219 at http://cnsnews.com Does Obama Care About the Troops? http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/does-obama-care-about-troops <p>On the day before Memorial Day, President Barack Obama secretly flew into Afghanistan for a surprise visit to the troops. "We're going to stay strong by taking care of our wounded warriors and our veterans. Because helping our wounded warriors and veterans heal isn't just a promise, it's a sacred obligation ... I'm here to say that I'm proud of you," he stated.<br /></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/does-obama-care-about-troops" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Obama troops veterans Thu, 29 May 2014 12:08:18 +0000 sjones 798756 at http://cnsnews.com Will Detroit Be Healed by Searching for 'Subtle Racism'? http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/will-detroit-be-healed-searching-subtle-racism Just off of the James C. Lodge Freeway in Detroit is Eight Mile Road. The stretch near the freeway is just east of the famed area that provided the basis for the Eminem film of the same name. To its north lie predominantly white suburbs — over 77 percent of those who live in Oakland County are white — with median family income in excess of $65,000. <br /><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/will-detroit-be-healed-searching-subtle-racism" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Detroit economic health Eric Holder subtle racism Fri, 23 May 2014 10:46:13 +0000 sjones 796977 at http://cnsnews.com How the West Won the Great Hashtag War of 2014 http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/how-west-won-great-hashtag-war-2014 This week, a picture emerged of Islamist terror group Boko Haram's leader Abubakar Shekau holding a machine gun in one hand and a piece of paper in the other. On that paper was scrawled: "#WeSurrender."<br /><br />Thus came to an end the Great Hashtag War of 2014.<br /><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/how-west-won-great-hashtag-war-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Boko Haram Commentary hastag war Michelle Obama Thu, 15 May 2014 09:36:55 +0000 sjones 794003 at http://cnsnews.com The Left's Phantom Wars http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/lefts-phantom-wars <p>On Monday, as Vladimir Putin waged an actual war in Ukraine, Bashar Assad waged an actual war in Syria, and a Nigerian terror group waged an actual war on underage girls, President Barack Obama announced his own war on "climate disruption." <br /></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/lefts-phantom-wars" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary liberalism phantom wars Ukraine Thu, 08 May 2014 11:38:26 +0000 sjones 791729 at http://cnsnews.com Of Racism and the Rise of Thoughtcrime http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/racism-and-rise-thoughtcrime <p>In November 2009, Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling settled a lawsuit in which the Department of Justice alleged that Sterling had discriminated against Hispanics, blacks and families without children in his rental properties. <br /></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/racism-and-rise-thoughtcrime" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary racism thought crime Thu, 01 May 2014 08:33:04 +0000 sjones 789255 at http://cnsnews.com Why Bundy Ranch Is Just the Beginning http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/why-bundy-ranch-just-beginning <p>This week, Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy, whose standoff with the federal government over taxes and land-use rights has captivated the nation, announced, "I don't believe I owe one penny to the United States government.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/why-bundy-ranch-just-beginning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> bundy standoff Commentary government power states rights Thu, 24 Apr 2014 09:22:42 +0000 sjones 786720 at http://cnsnews.com Why Conservatives Win Elections and Lose the War http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/why-conservatives-win-elections-and-lose-war <p>On April 1, 2014, President Barack Obama triumphantly announced that 7.1 million Americans had selected a health insurance plan through Obamacare. In doing so, he nastily labeled his political opposition uncaring and unfeeling. "Why are folks working so hard for people not to have health insurance?" Obama asked. "Why are they so mad about the idea of people having health insurance?"</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/why-conservatives-win-elections-and-lose-war" target="_blank">read more</a></p> colbert Commentary conservatism demonizing conservatives moral battle Thu, 17 Apr 2014 08:29:32 +0000 sjones 784471 at http://cnsnews.com The Rise of American Totalitarianism http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/rise-american-totalitarianism <p>Last Thursday, Mozilla, the company that's home to the web browser Firefox, forced the resignation of CEO Brendan Eich. What, precisely, had Eich done wrong? <br /></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/rise-american-totalitarianism" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Eich Mozilla totalitarianism Thu, 10 Apr 2014 08:36:53 +0000 sjones 782311 at http://cnsnews.com Why Dems Will Win in 2016 http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/why-dems-will-win-2016 <p>On Tuesday, House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan, R-Wis., presented his 2015 budget proposal. The Senate Democrats did not provide any such proposal; President Barack Obama's proposal posited an unending federal deficit and massive tax increases. </p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/ben-shapiro/why-dems-will-win-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary democrat winners republicans losers Ryan Budget Thu, 03 Apr 2014 11:03:30 +0000 sjones 779913 at http://cnsnews.com