What's right with Kansas

by Jack Cashill -- There is a certain class of conservatives that one meets at parties or sees on television – or even reads in books – that will go on at more…

Brokeback Munich

by Jack Cashill -- "Everybody is sort of saying they wish I would be silent," so claims an embattled Steven Spielberg, director of the controversial new film, "Munich." Spielberg, however, willfully misinterprets more…

When 'academic freedom' gives way to absurdity

by Jack Cashill -- In the chilly, pre-dawn hours of Dec. 5, two angry men apparently staked out the Lawrence home of Kansas University religion professor Paul Mirecki. There is no other more…

Why Ron Brown
feared the NSA

by Jack Cashill -- The late Ron Brown was not particularly paranoid. In fact, for most of his career, he conducted his business dealings cavalierly, smug in the knowledge that as a more…

ACLU's selective indignation

by Jack Cashill -- Predictably, the American Civil Liberties Union is expressing "shock" that the Bush administration had authorized NSA eavesdropping on the overseas communications of hundreds of people living within the more…

What really happened
to AA Flight 612

by Jack Cashill -- The rumor mill started humming Monday morning, Nov. 28, after ABC Radio aired the following report: FBI and Homeland Security agents spent part of the weekend investigating the more…

Mirecki now mum
on alleged beating

by Jack Cashill -- On Monday morning, embattled Kansas University professor Paul Mirecki reported that two men who apparently did not appreciate his publicly expressed views on Christianity beat him on a more…