Student attacked by her Christian university after inviting pro-life speaker

Student attacked by her Christian university after inviting pro-life speaker

Special to WorldTribune.com By Star Parker “Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point,” observed writer and theologian C.S. Lewis. Hayley Tschetter, a student at a small Christian university, University of Northwestern, St Paul, knows what this means. She stands alone today with her convictions […]

Without parental choice, the government education monopoly punishes black families

Without parental choice, the government education monopoly punishes black families

Special to WorldTribune.com By Star Parker President Donald Trump issued a proclamation declaring this week, Jan. 20-26, as National School Choice Week. The proclamation expresses concern about performance of U.S. students in international surveys: 24th in reading; 25th in science; 40th in math. And it ascribes the cause of these disappointing statistics to the “consequences […]

Black Democrat Andrew Gillum played the race card in Florida … and lost

Black Democrat Andrew Gillum played the race card in Florida … and lost

Special to WorldTribune.com By Star Parker Now that, finally, the elections in Florida have reached a conclusion, there are lessons worth learning. One is on the subject of race. There was a fateful anomaly in racial voting in the governor’s race between Democrat Andrew Gillum and Republican Rick DeSantis, now Florida’s governor-elect. Given that Gillum, […]

American exceptionalism is back; The culture war continues

American exceptionalism is back; The culture war continues

Special to WorldTribune.com By Star Parker America’s founders demonstrated that government is art, not science. The secret is in balance. Biennial congressional elections strike the right balance for the need for stability with the need for change. Midterm elections take place with the continuity of a sitting president. Whoever is in the White House will […]

King’s dream: Just as relevant today as in 1963

King’s dream: Just as relevant today as in 1963

Special to WorldTribune.com By Star Parker We are approaching the 55th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s famous “I Have a Dream” speech, delivered Aug. 28, 1963, in Washington, D.C. Reading through the speech, it’s hard not to be in awe, like those who stood and heard King then, by the greatness and truth […]

Two trillion dollar stories: What if there had been no Steve Jobs?

Two trillion dollar stories: What if there had been no Steve Jobs?

Special to WorldTribune.com By Star Parker Apple has become the first U.S. company in history to attain a trillion-dollar valuation. Here are a few thoughts about the relevance of this to our country today. The story of Apple is the story of Steve Jobs. He co-founded the company in 1976 at the age 21, was […]

How President Trump helped America pass the ‘Israel Test’

How President Trump helped America pass the ‘Israel Test’

Special to WorldTribune.com By Star Parker I was privileged to attend the dedication of the new American embassy in Jerusalem on May 14, 2018 — an event of enormous import that will remain with me forever. I am deeply grateful to Ambassador David Friedman and his wife, Tammy, for inviting me to this historic event. […]

Trump’s gutsy initiative to fix broken anti-poverty program is critical

Trump’s gutsy initiative to fix broken anti-poverty program is critical

Special to WorldTribune.com By Star Parker It takes a lot of courage for a president to target almost a quarter of the federal budget for reform in an election year. But this is exactly what President Trump is doing with his executive order, “Reducing Poverty in America by Promoting Opportunity and Economic Mobility.” We’re now […]

Gun control movement is the polar opposite of the civil rights movement

Gun control movement is the polar opposite of the civil rights movement

Special to WorldTribune.com By Star Parker Covering the pro-gun control March for Our Lives in Washington, CNN ran a headline that read, “They’re marching through the same streets as Martin Luther King Jr. did — hoping for similar change.” The article then quoted a 16-year-old as saying, “The civil rights movement was started by teenagers.” […]

After repeated failures of federally funded education programs, White House favors choice

After repeated failures of federally funded education programs, White House favors choice

Special to WorldTribune.com By Star Parker Amidst the ongoing political noise and distractions in Washington, D.C., President Trump continues to focus on and address the nation’s most deep-seated problems. In the wake of signing a temporary funding bill to get the government back open, the president directed attention to one of our biggest problems. Education. […]

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