Commentary

Michael New August 3, 2018 | 10:13 AM EDT

The Washington Post recently published a fact check column about public attitudes toward abortion.  Since the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court, a number of public opinion firms have released polls on sanctity of life issues. Supporters of legal abortion have frequently used these surveys to argue that Roe v. Wade enjoys substantial public support and should be considered settled.  In particular, NARAL, through their press releases and social media outlets, frequently argues that seven in 10 Americans support the Roe v. Wade decision. 

Patrick J. Buchanan August 3, 2018 | 9:09 AM EDT

A war with Iran would define, consume and potentially destroy the Trump presidency, but exhilarate the neocon never-Trumpers who most despise the man.

David Limbaugh August 3, 2018 | 8:45 AM EDT

This week marks the 30th anniversary of my brother's national syndication in radio, and it has been a phenomenal success. Congratulations and kudos, Rush.

Anthony B. Kim August 2, 2018 | 4:29 PM EDT

Economic freedom enables the sharing economy, and in a groundbreaking new multinational study, the Swedish think tank Timbro finds a strong relationship between free markets and the sharing economy.

Jarrett Stepman August 2, 2018 | 3:47 PM EDT

An agency in the city of Austin recently released a memo suggesting renaming numerous streets and roads, removing statues, and generally eliminating references to the Confederacy.

Hans von Spakovsky August 2, 2018 | 2:57 PM EDT

Historian Jacob Burkhart once warned against being deceived by “terrible simplifiers.” If he hadn’t died in 1897, you might be tempted to think he was writing about defenders of President Barack Obama’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.

Hans Bader August 2, 2018 | 10:27 AM EDT

Judges aren’t supposed to issue futile and pointless injunctions. Especially not when they lack jurisdiction to issue them in the first place, and might be violating the Constitution in the process. That is just grandstanding.

Ed Feulner August 2, 2018 | 9:24 AM EDT

Imagine getting a raise, and you didn’t even have to ask the boss for it. That’s what taxpayers nationwide can anticipate.

Ben Shapiro August 2, 2018 | 8:32 AM EDT

"So, how are you planning to pay for that?"

Tony Perkins August 1, 2018 | 4:20 PM EDT

The Department of Justice (DOJ) announced on Monday the formation of a Religious Liberty Task Force. The Task Force, which will be chaired by Attorney General Jeff Sessions, "will continue the Department's ongoing work to implement the Religious Liberty Memorandum and the implementation memorandum. The Task Force will also consider new initiatives that will further the Department's work to protect and promote religious liberty."