Monica's knee-pad path to fame

by Linda Bowles -- The selection of Monica Lewinsky as spokesperson for the Jenny Craig weight-reduction program is yet another significant sign that our culture has turned to mush. While scores of more…

New-millennium resolutions

by Linda Bowles -- We are once again at that time of the year when it is customary to confess our shortcomings and formulate our resolutions for overcoming them. This year is, more…

Faith of the founders

by Linda Bowles -- Just as we were on the verge of enjoying another secular Christmas season, along comes some flaky politician spoiling it all by blurting out the name of "Christ" more…

Quality education trumps quantity

by Linda Bowles -- The archives are full to overflowing with evidence that government schools are failing to teach millions of children how to read, write and do simple arithmetic. Columnists, educators more…

Ready for world government?

by Linda Bowles -- Forty-thousand people descended upon Seattle to protest the workings of the World Trade Organization. It was a surreal assembly of special-interest groups including, but not limited to, environmentalists, more…

Bringing down Leviathan

by Linda Bowles -- Once again, all the talk about reducing the size of government and getting it out of our lives, businesses and pocketbooks proves to be pure hokum. The recent more…

Who's most evil?

by Linda Bowles -- Over the past few years, I have been particularly harsh in my criticism of Bill Clinton -- but I have always tried to be fair. Even though the more…

Who needs the Constitution?

by Linda Bowles -- The most important political issue facing America today apparently will have little or no influence on the national elections next year. If you listen to the questions reporters more…

Battling leviathan

by Linda Bowles -- If people are fed up with their government, disappointed, angry and disgusted about what it is doing to them, what are their alternatives? That's a question addressed by more…

The government we didn't want

by Linda Bowles -- Many Americans have begun to wonder if the "will of the people" has much influence on what the government is doing. They sense that America is becoming a more…