An open letter to Arnold Schwarzenegger

by Jane Chastain -- Dear Arnold, I love your movies and your enthusiasm for the things for which you care deeply. However, some of the positions you have staked out in the more…

Medal of shame

by Jane Chastain -- Last week, Pfc. Jessica Lynch returned to Palestine, W. Va., to a hometown celebration few service members have experienced. Everyone who puts on the uniform of the United more…

Supreme ignorance

by Jane Chastain -- Ronald Reagan was the first president to trace the problems of modern society – everything from the rising crime rate to out-of-wedlock births, even runaway government spending – more…

Hold Sen. Frist accountable!

by Jane Chastain -- I am gratified that so many of you took the time to e-mail me about last week's column on Spineless Sen. Bill Frist and his enablers, but most more…

Spineless Sen. Bill Frist

by Jane Chastain -- If I get one more e-mail, letter or fax from a conservative organization about those mean old Democrats who won't allow Bush's judicial nominees to get through the more…

Prescription-drug train wreck coming

by Jane Chastain -- Congress is about to fix Medicare – a federal entitlement that is going broke – by adding another benefit. That's tantamount to hitting the jackpot on a slot more…

U.S. babies in a war zone?

by Jane Chastain -- The military's policy on women service members is broken and must be fixed! Last week's disclosure that a Marine staff sergeant gave birth on the USS Boxer – more…

1 judge's whim: Drown the baby

by Jane Chastain -- When a mother is unable to care for her baby and no suitable family member is willing to accept the responsibility, the baby may be placed for adoption. more…

Getting the message to Castro's captives

by Jane Chastain -- Freedom is something that we now take for granted. The nation's public schools do a poor job of educating American children on what it took to secure our more…

Death of a baby, birth of despair

by Jane Chastain -- Years ago, I helped an unmarried friend through an abortion. It is something both of us will regret the rest of our days. Prior to the procedure, she more…