The Milken Institute Global Conference, an annual gathering of investment bankers plus a smattering of social entrepreneurs, scientists and Hollywood stars, is a sea of expensive suits and beautiful shoes ? a convention not of the top 1% but of the top 0.1%.
Last week a federal appeals court ruled ? again ? that the University of Texas at Austin didn?t violate the Constitution when it engaged in racial preferences in its admissions policies.
Two candidates with different styles and viewpoints are vying to join the Los Angeles Unified school board, replacing longtime board member Marguerite Poindexter LaMotte, who died in December. Both of the candidates also hold different beliefs than did LaMotte, who was a fiery opponent of...
Because of British currency restrictions enacted just before World War II, my father had to come up with an innovative way of getting his cash out of England when, fearing a German invasion, we immigrated to the United States. He settled on silver. Before leaving, he purchased all the...
Something similar is happening at the U.S.-Mexico border and on the Mediterranean. In both places, lifesaving and rights-respecting policies are being blamed for a surge in migrants and asylum seekers.
The key to ending the current battle between Hamas and Israel ? and preventing more fighting in the future ? is the demilitarization of Gaza. Simply put, Hamas without rockets is not the same Hamas.
In San Diego, adult entertainment establishments such as strip clubs must be licensed by the city. But police enforcement of the city's licensing codes has led to egregious violations of the 4th Amendment's protections against unreasonable searches and seizures.