Commentary

Bill Donohue July 30, 2018 | 3:21 PM EDT

Who cares about Stormy Daniels? The media care. Indeed, they are obsessed with the story. They are also angry: they are angry that the public doesn't care. Nor does the public care about the tapes that President Trump's former lawyer has about Trump's alleged sexual encounter with a former Playboy model.

Ken Blackwell July 30, 2018 | 12:05 PM EDT

There's no doubt about it: President Donald J. Trump has breathed new life into the American economy! With record-breaking 4.1 percent growth in GDP, what anti-Trump critics said was impossible during the 2016 campaign just became reality. Unemployment is low, business is booming, and billions of dollars that were sitting offshore are now re-entering our borders.

Allen West July 30, 2018 | 10:55 AM EDT

Perhaps I am dating myself a little, but one of my favorite movies as a young teenager was “The Bad News Bears.” It was a very moving story about an alcoholic youth league baseball coach who takes over a losing team. Walter Matthau was the lead character. The movie was all about never giving up, working hard, and finding success. Of course, who can forget the end scene of the movie? No the Bears did not win the championship; they finished second. But they realized they were capable of being champions, and in their eyes, they were. They did not seek out a participation trophy but rather found their moxie.

Jonathan Zalewski July 30, 2018 | 8:48 AM EDT

Have your kids ever asked you if they could set up a lemonade stand in the neighborhood? If so, don’t be so quick to give permission—it could be conspiracy to commit a crime.

Matt Philbin July 27, 2018 | 3:57 PM EDT

The column that peaks over the edge of the progressive abyss ...

Stan Greer July 27, 2018 | 3:28 PM EDT

Few people would deny that, as a rule, parents want what is best for their children and keep their children’s needs, including their material needs, in mind when they make important decisions for their families.

Gary L. Welton July 27, 2018 | 11:55 AM EDT

Unfortunately, the economic pressures in farming have mounted over the last few years. Corn prices fell 44 percent from 2013 to 2017. Soybean prices fell 33 percent. According to the USDA, net farm income fell more than 40 percent during these five years.

Jarrett Stepman July 27, 2018 | 10:04 AM EDT

Venezuela’s inflation may hit 1 million percent by the end of the year, the International Monetary Fund announced on Monday.

Ed Feulner July 27, 2018 | 9:32 AM EDT

The definition of insanity, as they say, is doing the same thing over and over again, but expecting different results. And yet critics insist that the U.S. shouldn’t have withdrawn from the U.N. Human Rights Council.

David Limbaugh July 27, 2018 | 8:37 AM EDT

Writing in the The Weekly Standard, Andy Smarick warns fellow President Trump critics against falling into the seductive trap of weighing Trump's actions piecemeal and missing the cumulative effect of his assault on dignity, if I may paraphrase.