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Star Parker is an author and president of CURE, the Center for Urban Renewal and Education.

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January 9, 2018 | Star Parker | Syndicated Nationally by CreatorsThere are, indeed, positive things happening as result of President Trump's leadership — deregulation, a new tax bill, overall business-friendly policies and rhetoric.There's plenty to celebrate in the December Bureau of Labor Statistics report showing black unemployment at 6.8 percent, the lowest ever since they started reporting the data in 1972.President Trump tweeted out his excitement and, of course, took credit for the good news.

January 2, 2018 | Star Parker | Syndicated Nationally by CreatorsThe economy is growing like it hasn't in years, the most sweeping tax reform since 1986 has been passed, and he is deregulating.President Trump took office at the beginning of 2017 swimming in a sea of negativity.Some predicted that he wouldn't make it through the year. Some predicted that he even if he did, he would fail to get any major legislation passed.Pew Research Center

December 26, 2017 | Star Parker | Syndicated Nationally by CreatorsThe U.N. operates on very strange logic. That somehow a democracy of unfree countries voting -- one vote for each country -- produces a result that has something to do with the value of freedom.Following the U.N. General Assembly vote condemning the United States' recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, and Ambassador Nikki Haley's bold speech to that body following the vote, Haley

December 19, 2017 | Star Parker | Syndicated Nationally by CreatorsContrary to what Bernie Sanders thinks, what is good for business is good for the working families they employ.As I listen to and read what those on the left have to say about the soon-to-be-law tax bill, I wonder where these folks think wealth comes from.They like to talk about milking the cow but don't seem to think it's relevant to talk about where you