Statistics do not point to criminals using this tactic.
Cornel West's assertion is as simplistic as that of gun control advocates.
It's all but impossible now to involuntarily commit the obviously ill.
Are sky-high black crime rates responsible for prejudice in America?
Making abortion readily available is valuable not only to irresponsible women, but also to irresponsible men.
Statistics show that concealed carry permit holders are far less likely to commit gun crimes than the general population.
A beautiful ideal, but not terribly practical for the messy world in which we live.
Nicholas Nickleby and Obama's promotion of "green energy."
How much do CEO and other top exec salaries add to the cost of drugs?
If the Republican Party really wanted to win in 2012, they would raise this issue.
The evidence suggests otherwise — but for the wrong reason.
Scrubbing your mug shot from the net is a growing business.
Should Washington scale back its huge college subsidies instead?
I fear that if CA voters do not start providing some adult supervision to their state government, we are going to end up with a judicially imposed mess equivalent to the deinstitutionalization of the mentally ill.
A teacher witnesses disturbing trends. (Also read: "Study: Higher ed bubble could be solved by getting faculty to teach more.")
Rudyard Kipling's poem is due for a renaissance.
The parallels aren't perfect, but there is much to contemplate about America when reading about the fall of the Roman empire.
What amazes me more than the arguments for and against prostitution is the absurdity of Senator Reid’s particular argument.
Guns are great, but exposed firearms will never be normal.
How many more tragedies like the Tucson shootings will we have to watch before we start facing the harsh truth?
Laws protecting children may be in need of revision.