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 […]

Hollywood stars condemn Hamas and ‘ideologies of hatred’

Hollywood stars condemn Hamas and ‘ideologies of hatred’

Special to WorldTribune.com Close to 200 Hollywood stars, including Arnold Schwarzenegger and Sylvester Stallone, have signed a statement condemning the “ideologies of hatred” of militant group Hamas, and called for peace and justice in Gaza. “We, the undersigned, are saddened by the devastating loss of life endured by Israelis and Palestinians in Gaza. We are […]

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 […]

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, […]

‘Savage’ radio talk on Robin Williams dissuades listener from copycat suicide

‘Savage’ radio talk on Robin Williams dissuades listener from copycat suicide

Special to WorldTribune.com Breitbart.com Mental health experts often fear a “copycat” effect after a celebrity commits suicide. So when beloved entertainer Robin Williams took his own life Monday, the possibility of similar suicides became part of the national conversation. Radio talker Michael Savage may have helped one such person take a different path. Savage took […]

Remember when Americans were optimistic no matter what?

Remember when Americans were optimistic no matter what?

Special to WorldTribune.com It is the very essence of the American Dream: an irrepressible confidence that our children will live better than we do. And now it is gone. It has been slipping for some time, really, but a Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll this month put an exclamation point on Americans’ lost optimism. When […]

New York’s ‘progressive’ mayor boldly takes on non-existent problems

New York’s ‘progressive’ mayor boldly takes on non-existent problems

Special to WorldTribune.com By Thomas Sowell New York’s mayor, Bill de Blasio, like so many others who call themselves “progressive,” is gung-ho to solve social problems. In fact, he is currently on a crusade to solve an educational problem that doesn’t exist, even though there are plenty of other educational problems that definitely do exist. […]

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