Not all vaccines should be compulsory. But when it comes to measles and mumps and rubella and polio, your right to be free of vaccination ends where my child's right to live begins.
Ben Shapiro is editor-at-large for Breitbart News. His book, "Bullies: How the Left's Culture of Fear and Intimidation Silences America," was a New York Times best-seller.
February 5, 2015, 11:31 AM EST
January 29, 2015, 9:23 AM EST
This is what happens to parties that lose their reason for being: They disintegrate. The modern Republican Party may be in serious danger of falling into that trap.
January 22, 2015, 7:36 AM EST
We are not a normal society any longer. We are a society of love. Love, we now believe, conquers all — including basic standards of morality.
January 15, 2015, 8:44 AM EST
The West has the capacity to win a war on radical Islam. But it won't.
January 8, 2015, 7:58 AM EST
If being yourself is the highest aspiration for mankind, then anyone who stands between you and your own self-regard becomes an enemy. Society must be shifted on its ear to accommodate your perception of yourself.
December 24, 2014, 8:08 AM EST
This is the dirty secret of the modern Republican Party: For all the talk about grassroots exasperation with the Republican elites, it is the Republican elites who despise the grassroots. Republican elites do not believe in small government; they believe in large government that serves their ends. If given the choice, a few would even select Hillary Clinton as president over Texas Senator Ted Cruz.
December 18, 2014, 11:06 AM EST
In response to this Islamist terror attack on a civilian hub in the center of their city, Australians all over the country took action: They tweeted with the hashtag #illridewithyou.
December 11, 2014, 6:59 AM EST
The liberal narrative of women as victims of a brutish male society must be advanced at all costs, for political purposes. That explains why the story trumped the facts in Rolling Stone's recent investigative report alleging that several members of the University of Virginia fraternity Phi Kappa Psi had raped a 19-year-old student named Jackie.
December 4, 2014, 8:47 AM EST
The nation completely ignores the fact that an entire community apparently lied, facilitated lying or intimidated witnesses in order to put an innocent man behind bars, because he happened to be white.
November 20, 2014, 9:28 AM EST
Whether we're watching thousands of Muslims across the world protest and riot over cartoons of Mohammed, or whether we're watching hundreds of people in Ferguson riot over a media-manufactured story about a racial killing, Days of Rage provide the outlet for delusional anger.
November 13, 2014, 9:13 AM EST
The achievement gap will never be closed, so long as school districts across the country punish good students, reward bad ones and let political correctness trump educational necessity.
November 6, 2014, 6:29 AM EST
The question is whether Republicans can capitalize on their newfound opportunity and finally make a strong move toward winning the White House.
October 30, 2014, 4:34 AM EDT
The end of Western civilization, it turns out, comes with both a bang and a whimper. The bang: endless sex, animalistic, primal, without strings.
October 23, 2014, 4:48 AM EDT
Altogether, some 44 percent of Republican primary voters want an "establishment" candidate — by which we mean a candidate for whom social issues are secondary, immigration reform is primary and economics dominates.
October 16, 2014, 4:53 AM EDT
The gap between the media elite and the general population has a deleterious impact on America's political future.
October 9, 2014, 4:40 AM EDT
We now live in a society where young male barbarians are growing in number, their masculinity tied into useless aggression.
October 2, 2014, 8:47 AM EDT
Barack Obama believes that words solve everything. Particularly his own.
September 25, 2014, 5:16 AM EDT
If America was built on life, liberty and pursuit of happiness, today's leftist death cult devalues the first and destroys the second in pursuit of the third. And, in the end, there will be no happiness, for happiness is not ceaseless hedonism but living a moral and responsible life.
September 18, 2014, 4:37 AM EDT
Teaching respect for women begins with ensuring that solid male influences models fill the lives of young men — men who respect women, cherish them, treasure them, and believe in protecting them. This is an unpopular stance, because it suggests that boys require men to raise them. Which they do.
September 11, 2014, 6:23 AM EDT
Barack Obama pledged to radically transform America when he took office. He didn't stop at America. President Obama's greatest legacy may be the radical reshaping of the global map.