Hammering home truth about guns

by Joseph Farah -- "Don't let my son's death be in vain," exclaimed Tom Mauser, father of Columbine High School shooting victim Daniel Mauser, outside the convention of the National Rifle Association more…

The basis of civilization

by Joseph Farah -- In the aftermath of the massacre at Columbine High School in Littleton, Colo., it was refreshing to hear at least a few commentators suggest it was time to more…

Gun control kills

by Joseph Farah -- It's about time. Bill Clinton has finally told us his solution to the slaughters of innocent school children as we witnessed last week in Littleton, Colo. Clinton held more…

Federal aid for funerals?

by Joseph Farah -- At moments of great tragedy and disaster, the federal government has, in recent years, stepped in to provide direct assistance to people affected by floods, hurricanes, even acts more…

Janet Reno's 'great opportunity'

by Joseph Farah -- "We have a great opportunity right now," said Attorney General Janet Reno, a day after 13 children and a teacher were massacred at Columbine High in Littleton, Colo. more…

'Do you believe in God?'

by Joseph Farah -- When I first heard the story of 17-year-old Cassie Bernall from dozens of e-mailers, I assumed it was another one of those Internet urban legends. I hear from more…

Clinton to the rescue

by Joseph Farah -- There he was, Bill Clinton -- the man for all seasons -- johnny-on-the-spot ready to seize any political advantage he could wangle in exploiting the emotional reaction of more…

Civic journalism is ... pap

by Joseph Farah -- I opened my latest issue of Editor & Publisher -- the semi-official trade journal for the semi-official establishment press -- to find a full-page ad promoting civic journalism more…

The massacre at Columbine High

by Joseph Farah -- We'll be sorting out the details of the massacre at Columbine High School in Colorado for days and weeks to come. Much of the reactionary spin will be more…

The face of evil

by Joseph Farah -- Newsweek's cover this week sports a stern and scary looking photo of Slobodan Milosevic headlined: "The face of evil." It's easy for the U.S. establishment press to spot more…