December 12, 2017 | Star Parker | Syndicated Nationally by CreatorsBottom line: What we call a racial divide today is really a partisan divide.A new Quinnipiac University poll shows yet another perspective on the deep racial division in our country.According to the poll, 86 percent of blacks compared to 50 percent of whites say that President Trump does not "respect people of color as much as he respects white people."However the partisan divide is even
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