The lies about Hillary

by Bill Press -- Just when you think the right-wing hate machine could sink no lower, along comes the pack of lies just packaged by Penguin Books under the title "The Truth more…

Stop the bleeding: Shut down Guantanamo Bay

by Bill Press -- Before you believe White House propaganda about the military prison at Guantanamo Bay serving as an essential front in the war on terror, consider the latest evidence. According more…

WWJD ... on stem-cell research?

by Bill Press -- Some may disagree on what Jesus would do about stem-cell research, but there's no doubt what George W. Bush would do: He would limit it, stifle it, try more…

Arab world hates us – but don't blame Newsweek

by Bill Press -- Alert the media. We finally found someone to blame for anti-Americanism around the world, especially in Muslim countries. It's not who you'd think. Not Attorney General Alberto Gonzalez more…

Rule No. 1: Play by the rules

by Bill Press -- Most Americans don't give a rat's behind whether or not Senate Republicans change the rules – exercising what's called the "nuclear option" – by outlawing the use of more…

Laura Bush talks dirty

by Bill Press -- "I am a desperate housewife!" With that plaintive lament, first lady Laura Bush stole the show at this year's White House Correspondents' Dinner. I've been to nine of more…

Why Senate must reject John Bolton

by Bill Press -- Some of America's most outstanding citizens, Republican and Democrat, have served as ambassador to the United Nations: Eleanor Roosevelt, Adlai Stevenson, Henry Cabot Lodge, Daniel Patrick Moynihan, George more…

Catholic church takes giant step backward

by Bill Press -- For Catholics worldwide, it was a watershed moment, brimming with exciting new possibilities: the chance to identify with Latin America and Africa, the two fastest-growing regions of the more…