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Sowell: The left and the masses

By Thomas Sowell | The greatest moral claim of the political left is that they are for the masses in general and the poor in particular. That is also their greatest fraud. It even fools many leftists themselves. One of the most recent efforts of the left is the spread of laws and policies that […]

Williams: Freedom to work

By Walter E. Williams | If a person wants to go into business as a taxicab owner, what requirements should be imposed to protect the public? The prospective taxicab owner should show that he is honest and can operate a vehicle safely. His vehicle should pass a safety inspection, and he should have a liability […]

Pruden: Could the Donald get lost in the rigging?

By Wesley Pruden | Donald Trump says the November election may be “rigged” against him, and nearly half the voters in one public-opinion poll agrees with him. Even more voters than that say they’re not confident their votes will be accurately counted. Hillary Clinton professes to be worried that Vladimir Putin will hack into the […]

Jenkins: PFD-voter registration scheme serves political purpose, should be rejected

By Paul Jenkins | Alaska residents get assistance applying for the Permanent Fund Dividend before the filing deadline on Tuesday, March 31, 2015, at the PFD Anchorage Office in the Linny Pacillo Parking Garage at 7th Avenue and F Street. Alaskans surely must wonder why they should approve shelling out $1 million to link the […]

Brennan: Don’t ask; don’t tell

By Tom Brennan Anybody care to bet whether people will be wearing those “I Voted Today” stickers on Election Day? They may vote but my guess is that millions of people will be exiting their polling places looking more like they were coming out of a dirty movie. And that goes pretty much no matter […]

Tanner: Neither Trump nor his message built to win a national election

By Michael D. Tanner | Let the precriminations begin. Somehow Donald Trump has survived to fight another day. But with each passing hour, it becomes more obvious that he is going to lose this election, and most likely take a Republican Senate down with him. Even Republican control of the House is now in jeopardy. […]

Sowell: Words v. deeds

By Thomas Sowell | Donald Trump’s gutter talk about women shows yet again that he is bad news. The problem is that Hillary Clinton is far worse. Trump’s talk is indefensible. But Hillary Clinton’s actions as Secretary of State, carrying out the Obama administration’s foreign policies, have cost many lives in many places, including the […]

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