By John Stossel | 09/04/14 02:38 PM
When it's government land â€" or any commonly held resource â€" the incentive is to get in and take what you can, while you can. It's called the "tragedy of the commons."
By R. Emmett Tyrrell | 09/04/14 02:26 PM
The discovery of cross-hatched engravings on rocks in England could help improve the public image of the primitive Neanderthals.
By Michael Barone | 09/03/14 07:46 PM
In many ways today's Democrats seem stuck in the past, a party whose headliners are increasingly legacy candidates.
By Steve Chapman | 09/03/14 05:29 PM
The idea that we should be afraid to make changes in our laws for fear of rending the organic fabric of society doesn't command much allegiance on either the Left or the Right.
By Thomas Sowell | 09/03/14 04:21 PM
Since Obama won two presidential elections, chances are that some of those who now "strongly disapprove" of what he has done voted to put him in office. We all make mistakes, but the real question is whether we learn from them.
By Austin Bay | 09/03/14 03:33 PM
Events in Ukraine since mid-August demonstrate that the Russian dictator knows how to create operational and tactical options in order to achieve long-range, history-shaping strategic goals.
By Terence Jeffrey | 09/03/14 02:24 PM
The high rate of births to unmarried mothers can mean a higher proportion of welfare recipients.
By Timothy P. Carney | 09/02/14 09:45 PM
It's hard to fault Cantor for taking the deal, but anyone who cares about good government -- especially those who advocate small government -- ought to find his value a bit disconcerting.
By Noemie Emery | 09/02/14 04:33 PM
It made perfect sense when President Obama appeared last week, tan suit and all, to say he had no idea how to deal with a menace his own appointees had said posed a critical threat to his country. By this time, no one expected one of him.
By Timothy P. Carney | 09/02/14 11:02 AM
When the Left started going after for-profit colleges, it was noteworthy that CREW took the opposing side â€" a forthcoming report by the Center for Consumer Freedom helps to explain why.Â
By Byron York | 09/01/14 07:08 PM
If you're sick of cynicism in politics, you might want to avert your eyes from the Senate for the next few weeks.
By Michael Barone | 08/31/14 06:06 PM
The ability to read other people comes harder or not at all if you're transfixed with your image of yourself. Which seems to be the case with Barack Obama.
By Hugh Hewitt | 08/31/14 05:41 PM
Some future Thucydides will surely point to the Aug. 28, 2014 declaration by President Obama that, "We don't have a strategy yet," as some sort of significant point in the long war of the West against Islamist extremism.
By Mona Charen | 08/29/14 03:52 PM
Perhaps the most promising thinking is that the most important factor in student performance isn't class size, spending or curriculum, but the quality of the teacher.
By David Limbaugh | 08/29/14 10:04 AM
Despite fears of some establishment Republicans, I choose to believe that if Obama makes good on his threat, there will be electoral hell for Democrats to pay in November -- not Republicans.
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