Faith, hope and Bush

by Linda Bowles -- Shortly after his inauguration, President George W. Bush signed an executive order establishing a new White House Office of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives. Princeton professor John DiIulio has more…

Rich cheer for taxes

by Linda Bowles -- Democrats are behaving strangely. Just when you thought you had them figured out, along come more inexplicable acts and confounding demagoguery. We are now confronted with 120 very more…

Taxpayers, tax takers

by Linda Bowles -- The primary problem with President Bush's tax plan is that it removes about 6 million Americans from the income tax rolls. While there are dozens of festering divisions more…

Ashcroft escapes borking

by Linda Bowles -- The horrendous fight over the nomination of John Ashcroft to become attorney general of the United States was a good thing. It was an important victory over the more…

Vandals of justice

by Linda Bowles -- Only a few days after his inauguration, I find myself in rather stark disagreement with President Bush. He has let his staff know that he would prefer to more…

Last dance with Bill

by Linda Bowles -- The events of the last few days of the Clinton presidency are befitting to what was trumpeted to be "the most ethical administration in history." With only hours more…

Blacks and the Democrat plantation

by Linda Bowles -- The news these days is filled with speculation about what President-elect Bush must do and what concessions he must make to gain acceptance in the black community. After more…

Winners and losers

by Linda Bowles -- We have barely entered the early stages of a transition of political power from the losers to the winners, and yet the level of mean-spirited invective and race-baiting more…

New Year's resolutions

by Linda Bowles -- Resolutions for the new year are about correcting sins of omission and commission. The basic idea is to make lists of our intentions to begin doing certain things more…

Christmas and the eternal perspective

by Linda Bowles -- Bethlehem will not teem with worshipers this year, as it usually does during the Christmas season. The little town where Jesus was born is located within Palestine territory, more…