Overlooked despite $632 billion spent on public education: How to teach well

Overlooked despite $632 billion spent on public education: How to teach well

Special to WorldTribune.com By Mona Charen For the past half-century, and particularly since the 1983 “Nation at Risk” report, Americans have been heaving great sacks of money at schools. Federal spending alone has tripled since the 1970s. The New York Times calculates that the federal government now spends $107.6 billion on education yearly, which is […]

Asian-bashing Democrats and the doormat minorities who enable them

Asian-bashing Democrats and the doormat minorities who enable them

Special to WorldTribune.com By Michelle Malkin Harry Reid is a bigoted Beltway corruptocrat with an interminable case of diarrhea of the mouth. The feeble-minded coot stuck his foot in that mess of a mouth again last week at the Las Vegas Asian Chamber of Commerce. But as mortifying as the Senate Majority Leader is, there’s […]

Facts will never get in the way of liberal cries of ‘social injustice’

Facts will never get in the way of liberal cries of ‘social injustice’

Special to WorldTribune.com By Thomas Sowell The political left has been campaigning against the use of force since at least the 18th century. So it is not surprising that they are now arguing that heavily armed or aggressive police forces only inflame protesters and thus provoke violence. Statisticians have long warned that correlation is not […]

Democrats continue to play race card, ignore party’s racist past

Democrats continue to play race card, ignore party’s racist past

Special to WorldTribune.com By Mona Charen The unsinkable Charles B. Rangel appeared on C-SPAN over the weekend. Why unsinkable? Well, the House of Representatives censured the New York Democrat in 2010 by a vote of 333 to 79 (when the body was still majority Democrat) for violating 11 ethics rules and “bringing discredit to the […]

The jihadi serial killer no one’s talking about

The jihadi serial killer no one’s talking about

Special to WorldTribune.com By Michelle Malkin For two bloody months, an armed jihadist serial killer ran loose across the country. At least four innocent men died this spring and summer as acts of “vengeance” on behalf of aggrieved Muslims, the self-confessed murderer has now proclaimed. Have you heard about this horror? Probably not. The usual […]

Bonfire of journalistic vanities: The Ferguson feeding frenzy

Bonfire of journalistic vanities: The Ferguson feeding frenzy

Special to WorldTribune.com By Michelle Malkin The most poisonous “-ism” now infecting Ferguson, Missouri, is not virulent racism. It’s viral narcissism. Over the past two weeks, the impoverished St. Louis County suburb has become a magnet for self-absorbed publicity seekers of all colors and agendas. Perhaps the most repulsive species on display in Ferguson is […]

Police cameras would capture justice for the guilty — be they cop or civilian

Police cameras would capture justice for the guilty — be they cop or civilian

Special to WorldTribune.com By Mona Charen The Ferguson, Missouri police department released convenience store surveillance tape that showed Michael Brown allegedly stealing some cigars minutes before he was shot by a police officer. Aware that the release of this footage might look like posthumous character assassination of the shooting victim, Captain Ronald Johnson of the […]

Reality check: Police risk their lives 24-7 in America’s ‘war zones’

Reality check: Police risk their lives 24-7 in America’s ‘war zones’

Special to WorldTribune.com By Michelle Malkin If you’ve been watching cable news, reading Hollywood celebrities’ tweets and listening to race-hustling opportunists, you might think that every police officer in America has a finger on the trigger, hunting for any excuse to gun down defenseless youths. This hysterical nonsense must be stopped. The Cirque du Cop-Bashing, […]

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