Kathleen Parker

Politics & Policy

Put the Gloves Back On

When Sarah Palin said she was taking off the gloves, she wasn’t just whistling “Onward, Christian Soldiers.” Or was she? In the wake of the vice-presidential debate, Palin has trained her moose-hunting ...
Politics & Policy

Palin Problem

If at one time women were considered heretical for swimming upstream against feminist orthodoxy, they now face condemnation for swimming downstream — away from Sarah Palin. To express reservations about her ...
Politics & Policy

A Time to Worry

In a rational world, this presidential election would be between Hillary Clinton and John McCain, with their respective running mates Barack Obama and (maybe) Sarah Palin. But we do not live ...
Politics & Policy

Rednecks vs. Elites

With the nomination of one Sarah Palin, presidential politics is no longer a battle of economic policies and national security; it’s a Saturday night brawl between the Rednecks and ...