Repeal the abominable 16th Amendment!

by Ilana Mercer -- "The Congress shall have power to lay and collect taxes on incomes from whatever source derived, without apportionment among the several states, and without regard to any census more…

Eminem loses his male bits

by Ilana Mercer -- Editor's note: The following commentary contains strong language that will be offensive to some people.Trust me – I'd never confuse weeny rebellion with authentic dissent. If fighting State-endorsed more…

Why voting doesn't count

by Ilana Mercer -- Writer Henry Lamb's boosterish gush about voting is typical of the confusion over the democratic process. Mr. Lamb does demonstrate a fleeting understanding of the principles undergirding a more…

Honk an apology for Honky

by Ilana Mercer -- They pursued the police tenaciously. They called in with tips about the murders. They even postponed scheduled executions in order to try and pierce Chief Charles Moose's resistant more…

Baraka the Banal, Establishment Boor

by Ilana Mercer -- Leftist writer Maralyn Lois Polak penned an adoring ode to Amiri Baraka, New Jersey's poet laureate, who found himself at the center of a furor over a recitation more…

Liberal illogic

by Ilana Mercer -- Writer Maralyn Lois Polak first caught my attention with her smarmy "Saint Martha, and the whores in the temple" column. Like many a media liberal, Ms. Polak proves more…

Truth obscured in Johnny Jihad's plea bargain

by Ilana Mercer -- There's a reason the American Constitution emphasizes "the right of trial by jury." The justice system's mandate is to unveil the truth. This can only be done in more…

Too bad, Mrs. Toogood, we're taking your kids

by Ilana Mercer -- Had I been caught on camera administering an admittedly vigorous hiding to my daughter, my first instinct would be to flee much like Madelyne Gorman Toogood did. Toogood's more…

The SEC's information socialism – part 2

by Ilana Mercer -- About Dr. Sam Waksal, ex-CEO of ImClone Systems, it has been said that his greatest gift is having the intellectual ability to see possibilities where others cannot see more…

Save America from the War Party

by Ilana Mercer -- By agreeing to allow the unconditional return of weapons inspectors, Iraq has done well to expose – sadly, not halt – the Bush administration's unstoppable agenda. This gesture more…