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La Shawn Barber

La Shawn Barber is a freelance writer who blogs at http://lashawnbarber.com.
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Marriage: A Social Justice Issue?

Monday, July 23rd, 2012 - by La Shawn Barber

The solution to reducing inequality isn't more government, but more marriage.

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Ward Connerly Under Fire

Saturday, February 25th, 2012 - by La Shawn Barber

The champion of the effort to eliminate government-mandated racial discrimination is accused of misusing donor funds.

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‘Yellow Peril’ Redux

Saturday, February 11th, 2012 - by La Shawn Barber

Asian students face discrimination in college admissions.

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Jerry Brown and Racial Neutrality

Thursday, October 20th, 2011 - by La Shawn Barber

It's almost pathological the way liberals go out of their way to avoid racial neutrality.

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Photo ID Laws: Welcome Back, Jim Crow?

Thursday, September 22nd, 2011 - by La Shawn Barber

Where is the righteous indignation among black Americans at being portrayed as helpless children?

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RIP, Fairness Doctrine

Friday, August 26th, 2011 - by La Shawn Barber

The long-dead law finally gets a proper burial but its leftist advocates live on.

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DOJ, Diversity, and Low Expectations

Thursday, June 9th, 2011 - by La Shawn Barber

The government has subverted the hiring process in favor of one where "diversity," not fairness or merit, has become the highest principle. (Also read: Holder DOJ fights Arizona’s efforts to prevent illegal alien voting.)

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States’ Inherent Authority to Enforce Immigration Law

Friday, July 23rd, 2010 - by La Shawn Barber

What is it about stopping illegal immigration that draws such misguided indignation?

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American Murder Meets American Idol

Tuesday, January 19th, 2010 - by La Shawn Barber

Exposing the media's inaccuracies, faulty reporting, and sensationalism in eight high-profile murder cases.

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The Return of Abortion as a National Issue

Saturday, November 21st, 2009 - by La Shawn Barber

I can't recall a time when abortion was as high-profile as it's been in 2009.

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Aborted Fetus Photos: In the New York Times, No Less

Wednesday, October 21st, 2009 - by La Shawn Barber

The newspaper offers some uncharacteristically evenhanded coverage of the murder of pro-life activist Jim Pouillon.

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A Tale of Two Murders

Thursday, June 11th, 2009 - by La Shawn Barber

Two heinous crimes. Two different reactions from the government and media to the murders of George Tiller and William Long.

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Yes, There Is a Slippery Slope on Gay Marriage

Thursday, June 4th, 2009 - by La Shawn Barber

Not long ago, the very idea of legal marriage between two men seemed just as unlikely as legal polygamy does to us today.

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Hollywood Conservatives: Should They Just Shut Up and Entertain?

Saturday, January 24th, 2009 - by La Shawn Barber

Or is it time for Tinseltown to return to its patriotic roots?

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‘Americanization’ of Immigrants for the 21st Century

Thursday, January 8th, 2009 - by La Shawn Barber

Being American is more than a matter of citizenship.

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Duke Rape Accuser Peddles Her Sob Story

Wednesday, August 27th, 2008 - by La Shawn Barber

In a sane world, Crystal Mangum's forthcoming memoir would contain just two words: "I'm sorry."

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Obama and Color-Coded Racial Double Talk

Sunday, August 17th, 2008 - by La Shawn Barber

Could racism really keep Barack Obama out of the White House?

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Is Climate Change… Racist?

Friday, August 1st, 2008 - by La Shawn Barber

Searching for evidence of racism in America? Look to the skies!

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