Kathleen Parker / Politics

Why Haven't You Gotten a Raise?

While Kathleen is on hiatus Catherine is filling in for her.

In the past few years, corporate profits have climbed ever higher. Legions of unemployed people are now finding gainful employment, with joblessness finally falling below 6 ...

The New Boss Really is the Same as the Old Boss

Kathleen remains on Hiatus and Catherine is filling in for her.

WASHINGTON -- Meet the new boss, same as the old boss. Except less regulated.

That's my feeling about so-called ridesharing services such as Uber and Lyft, which seem to be ...

Whose War on Women?

WASHINGTON -- It has long been accepted by the conventionally wise that the Republican Party is waging a "war on women."

Let's be clear. The war on women is based on just one thing -- abortion rights. While it is true that access to abortion has ...

Marriage on the Roundabout

Kathleen remains on hiatus and Catherine is filling in for her.

WASHINGTON -- When I wrote recently about how most millennials wanted to marry but found marriage out of economic reach, lots of skeptical readers wrote to protest that ...

For-Profit Schools Not Necessarily the Solution

Kathleen remains on hiatus with Catherine filling in for her.

For-profit colleges can't get no respect, at least not from employers. Which suggests that maybe they should be getting less generous taxpayer subsidies, too.

For-profit ...

Cry, You're on Hidden Camera

WASHINGTON -- Without prior knowledge or intent, I recently was inducted into a club I had no interest in joining, especially in light of the $200 initiation fee.

In fact, I had no idea I had joined until the bill arrived notifying me that a ...