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  • Why Is Facebook Groveling?

    By: Larry Elder |Posted: Apr 12, 2018 What is it about spectacular American business success stories like Facebook that brings out envy and resentment? Facebook has 2 billion monthly users. CEO Mark Zuckerberg is 33 and has a net worth north of $60 billion, making him the fifth richest person…

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  • Underwhelming Numbers on Gay Marriage

    Underwhelming Numbers on Gay Marriage

    A recent headline in the Seattle Times triumphantly announced: “Seattle Area Ranks Third for Same Sex Marriages, IRS Data Show.” This meant 1% of all married couples in the Seattle area were gay or Lesbian, double the 0.48% of all marriages nationwide. Contrary to predictions that millions of gay couples…

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  • Whatever the Left Touches it Ruins

    The only way to save Western civilization is to convince more people that leftism — not liberalism — is a nihilistic force. Quite literally, whatever the left touches it ruins. So, here is a partial listing of the damage done by the left and the Democratic Party: The most obvious…

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  • PROVIDENCE AND THE PROPHET: The Meaning of Martin Luther King

    PROVIDENCE AND THE PROPHET: The Meaning of Martin Luther King

    Only four individuals in American history have ever been honored with federal holidays bearing their names: Christopher Columbus, George Washington, Abraham Lincoln and Martin Luther King, Jr. Though separated by 500 years of history and dramatically divergent backgrounds, these four shared a common characteristic: an unshakable sense that their lives…

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  • If Laura Ingraham Goes Down for ‘Bullying,’ You’re Next!

    What did Fox News' Laura Ingraham say that cost her advertisers? About David Hogg, the teenage Parkland, Florida, high school shooting survivor, Fox's Ingraham tweeted: “David Hogg Rejected By Four Colleges To Which He Applied and whines about it. (Dinged by UCLA with a 4.1 GPA…totally predictable given acceptance rates.)”…

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  • Where’s the Common Sense in ‘Common Sense’ Gun Laws?

    Larry Elder 3/29/2018 12:01:00 AM – Larry Elder Americans, many quite young, attended anti-gun violence rallies across the country. Many protesters demanded more federal “common-sense” gun control laws. But the push for common-sense gun laws lacks common sense, or at least perspective. The protests, sparked by the murders of 17…

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