Democrats 2020: The Grievance Party

by Larry Elder -- Describing the Democratic Party as one built on "identity politics" used to be a pejorative. But Georgia's failed 2018 Democratic gubernatorial candidate, Stacey Abrams, recently defended this description more…

The left's nonsensical battle against 'inequality'

by Larry Elder -- In his book "Discrimination and Disparities," economist Thomas Sowell notes that a disproportionate percentage of first-born siblings become National Merit scholars compared to siblings born later, presumably because more…

4 presidents who'd veto Trump's 'infrastructure' plan

by Larry Elder -- My previous column objected to President Donald Trump and Sen. Chuck Schumer's, D-N.Y., proposed $2 trillion "infrastructure" spending. As with President Barack Obama's "stimulus," the Trump-Schumer plan violates more…

Trump's 'infrastructure' plan same as Obama 'stimulus'

by Larry Elder -- What's the difference between the $2 trillion "infrastructure" plan that Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and President Donald Trump have reportedly agreed to and then-President Barack Obama's so-called economic more…

Fake news: The post-Trump economic 'disaster'

by Larry Elder -- Many "experts" expected, predicted and warned of instant economic disaster under a Donald Trump presidency. But a funny thing happened on our way to economic oblivion. The economy more…

Media Matters' fake-news headline about me

by Larry Elder -- In journalism, a "lede" is the introductory section of a news story, intended to entice the reader into reading the full story. Traditionally, the lede is the first more…

Tiger Woods is back. Told you so

by Larry Elder -- From 1997 to 2008, Tiger Woods dominated the world of golf, winning an extraordinarily high percentage of the tournaments he entered. Woods' illustrious golf career included wins in more…

The fake news 'surge' in hate crimes

by Larry Elder -- According to the FBI, "hate crimes" are on the rise. The agency reported a 17 percent increase in such crimes in 2017 compared to 2016. Democratic presidential candidate more…