Cowering in the bushes

by Alan Keyes -- What are the prospects for Republican victory in 2000? G. W. Bush's claim to be the Republican standard bearer is based primarily on his supposedly inevitable victory over more…

Arguing abortion

by Alan Keyes -- It is often said that defenders of the right to life harm their cause by passing an absolute moral judgment on their opponents, thus implying that defenders of more…

The false security of Social Security

by Alan Keyes -- I have argued frequently that the key to understanding the political challenge facing conservatives is that all of the various "issues" that dominate our politics are at root more…

Addressing health care

by Alan Keyes -- Vice President Gore and Sen. Bradley have begun their competition to promise the country that under a Gore or Bradley administration the federal government would take the next more…

The next Normandy

by Alan Keyes -- There has been much talk this past week of the real causes and meaning of American involvement in the Second World War. Pat Buchanan's suggestion that America should more…

Preaching to the choir

by Alan Keyes -- Pat Buchanan's public deliberations about staying in the Republican Party or switching to the Reform Party are contributing to a very dangerous distraction from the real job facing more…

The source of world peace

by Alan Keyes -- The "world community" is acting to restore peace, as they say, in East Timor. This sounds like a good thing, and doubtless it is true that thousands of more…

Sowing the seeds of freedom

by Alan Keyes -- Last week I pointed out that the most important step in preserving the family farm is making the moral argument that the family farm is a seedbed of more…

Seedbed of liberty

by Alan Keyes -- The current crisis in American agriculture is an ironic combination of both abundant and weather-ravaged crops, but one common element is that it has provoked the politicians, as more…

The power of the purse

by Alan Keyes -- Last week I discussed the importance of abolishing the income tax because of its tendency to form a habit of servility in the souls of a people that more…