Commentary

Bill Donohue February 20, 2018 | 12:51 PM EST

Last week we noted how the Comedy Central show, "Corporate," assaulted Christ. That was bad enough, but after we flagged what happened on the February 14 episode, Jake Weisman, co-creator and writer of the show, responded by making incendiary remarks about the Catholic Church on Twitter.

Elizabeth Slattery February 20, 2018 | 10:13 AM EST

The Supreme Court is scheduled to return to Washington next week after nearly a month off. The justices will hear a number of important oral arguments, including cases involving free speech, public employee unions, and digital privacy.

Walter E. Williams February 20, 2018 | 9:17 AM EST

A recent article in The Guardian dons the foreboding title "Robots will destroy our jobs — and we're not ready for it." The article claims, "For every job created by robotic automation, several more will be eliminated entirely. ... This disruption will have a devastating impact on our workforce." According to an article in MIT Technology Review, business researchers Erik Brynjolfsson and Andrew McAfee believe that rapid technological change has been destroying jobs faster than it is creating them, contributing to the stagnation of median income and the growth of inequality in the United States.

Patrick J. Buchanan February 20, 2018 | 4:37 AM EST

Is the Great Republic about to fall because a bunch of trolls tweeted in our election? Is this generation ignorant of its own history?

Daniel Mitchell February 19, 2018 | 4:08 PM EST

The worst-international-bureaucracy contest is heating up.

Ryan T. Anderson February 19, 2018 | 3:30 PM EST

Parents in Ohio lost custody of their 17-year-old daughter Friday because a judge ruled that she should be allowed to receive therapy, including testosterone therapy, to identify as a boy.

Earl Tilford February 19, 2018 | 2:14 PM EST

Early 19th century Prussian general and philosopher Carl von Clausewitz identified “Der Schlag,” or “the punch,” as the vital opening gambit in war. Success depends on military superiority combined with surprise and velocity to assure immediate, overwhelming, and decisive dominance.

Allen West February 19, 2018 | 11:42 AM EST

Last week’s tragic shooting in Parkland, Florida at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School hit close to home for the West Family. The school is in the congressional district that I was honored to represent. I even addressed the Army JROTC Cadets at the school. Parkland is a model community, and no one would have ever believed such evil could strike there at Stoneman Douglas High School, yet it did. Through this week, there will be the funeral services laying to rest those seventeen who horrifically had their lives taken away. There are many questions that must be answered, especially how there could have been so many indicators and warnings, yet nothing was heeded?

Patrick Tyrrell and Anthony B. Kim February 19, 2018 | 9:04 AM EST

The Heritage Foundation’s 2018 Index of Economic Freedom—an annual global study that compares countries’ entrepreneurial environments—was released earlier this month.

Charlie Daniels February 19, 2018 | 8:49 AM EST

I have been in business for sixty years, and lots of people think that the business I'm in is not really a business at all but rather a frivolous undertaking populated by those who never really grow up, who bounce around the world walking on stages, showing off their wares, picking up a check and moving on to another place with bright lights and extravagant amenities to do it again.