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The NBA and the elephant on the court -- unwed fathers

From the Right / Larry Elder /

The general manager of the NBA's Houston Rockets posted a "controversial" tweet that simply read: "Fight for Freedom. Stand with Hong Kong." Two days later, the NBA issued the following statement: "We recognize that the views expressed by Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey have deeply offended many of our friends and fans in China, ...Read more

Watching the rise of young black conservatives

From the Right / Larry Elder /

This past weekend, I spoke for the second time at the second annual Black Leadership Summit in Washington, D.C., hosted by Turning Point USA. Turning Point was founded in 2012 by then-18-year-old Charlie Kirk. Its website describes its goal as seeking "to identify, educate, train, and organize students to promote the principles of freedom, free ...Read more

Democrats calls for impeachment will backfire

From the Right / Larry Elder /

The Democrats' purported outrage about President Donald Trump's phone call with Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelensky might be taken seriously by the Republicans were it not for the Democrats' drive to oust Trump from the moment he won the presidency.

CNN's Van Jones, with zero proof, attributed Trump's victory to "whitelash." Trump received ...Read more

Trump vs. Iran: How did Trump become the villain?

From the Right / Larry Elder /

Of the numerous reasons Trump haters offer for their hatred of the President, the criticism over his withdrawal of the Iran deal is among the most difficult to follow. That these critics blame Donald Trump for Iran's recent aggressive behavior is even more bizarre.

Iran attacks oil tankers and bombs Saudi Arabian oil facilities and Trump ...Read more

Kirk, the Best Brother Ever, R.I.P.

From the Right / Larry Elder /

My brother, Kirk Randolph Elder, died suddenly and unexpectedly, 16 days before his 70th birthday. He and Tresta, his wife of 41 years, had planned a trip to Hawaii, where they were going to celebrate Kirk's birthday.

Kirk was a retired supervisor at an oil refinery, and we were extremely close. He started coming on my radio show about four ...Read more

Media Bad-Mouths the Economy Like It Did in 1992

From the Right / Larry Elder /

As it did in 1992, the anti-Republican media is covering Trump's economy as negatively as possible while keeping a straight face. After all, unemployment is at historical lows, most Americans feel optimistic about their own economic future, and most credit Trump with the growing economy. Trump's predecessor was the first president since 1949 ...Read more

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