Here's why we're so polarized

by Laura Hollis -- Earlier this week, Hillary Clinton put to rest any rumors that she would run for president a third time. "I'm not running," she announced. But she added that more…

Jussie Smollett has plenty of company

by Laura Hollis -- The information that has been emerging about what really happened to Jussie Smollett on Jan. 29 at 2 a.m. in downtown Chicago has blown a hole in his more…

Entrepreneurship, socialism & Bernie's bread lines

by Laura Hollis -- Democratic Sen. Bernie Sanders is running for president again. Fresh on the heels of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's triumph as an avowedly socialist candidate for Congress, Sanders boasts that more…

Democrats' destructive stupidity

by Laura Hollis -- If the latest policies advanced by prominent Democrats are any indication, the national party is going over a cliff: outrageous and extreme abortion legislation (enacted or proposed) in more…

Journalism isn't dead -- it's undead

by Laura Hollis -- A popular theme in the Twitterverse this week is "Journalism is dead." Two events apparently driving the disgust du jour with media incompetence and dishonesty are BuzzFeed's story more…

Democrats' tenuous grasp of 'morality'

by Laura Hollis -- Articles about the left's hypocrisy and appalling double standards are barely newsworthy these days. Even so, the Democrats have displayed new lows on that score this week, throwing more…

The triumph of Tyler Trent

by Laura Hollis -- The Indianapolis Star (and many other national publications) ran a touching obituary for Tyler Trent, a 20-year-old Purdue University student and devoted Boilermaker football fan who lost his more…