Rachel Alexander

CP Op-Ed Contributor

Politics Disintegrating Into Gotcha Moments

Before the politically correct crowd started criticizing free speech constantly, you rarely heard about gaffes by politicos. Now the news is full of them. The left figured out that by labeling more and more speech as "hate" and "intolerant," they could take down figures out the right without ever actually debating them on the merits of issues.

Will Rosie O'Donnell Serve Time Like Dinesh D'Souza?

Left-wing activist and comedian Rosie O'Donnell has been caught contributing more than the legal limit to five Democratic political candidates. She used four variations of her name and five different New York addresses to make the contributions. This may show intent to disguise them.

The Hate-Filled White House Correspondents' Dinner

Unlike comedy in past years, today's left-leaning comedians no longer make funny jokes, the type of jokes the average person can repeat. Now it's a barrage of cruel, insulting and profane remarks. This is quite hypocritical because the left champions treating everyone as if we're walking on eggshells.

Has the Opioid Crackdown Gone Too Far?

The government began a crackdown on opioids a few years ago due to an increase in overdose deaths from opioids. Some of the crackdown is due to confusion between (illegal) heroin overdoses and prescription drug overdoses.