The other side of the story

by Rebecca Hagelin -- They say that truth is the first casualty of war, and I have no trouble believing this. The inaccuracies about the war with Iraq began even before the more…

Ulterior motives

by Rebecca Hagelin -- My heart beat quickly and I felt a pride in President Bush last night that equals how I felt about President Reagan in 1987 when he boldly proclaimed: more…

Cleaner films clean up at the box office

by Rebecca Hagelin -- When the Oscar-nominated movie "Chicago" opened in Singapore, it was missing 20 seconds – which included two dialogues and one scene – from the version shown in the more…

At least get your story straight!

by Rebecca Hagelin -- Since the anti-war movement has made such great efforts to spew their "give peace a chance" propaganda, you would think they would have taken a little more time more…

An outrage, pure and simple!

by Rebecca Hagelin -- Editor's note: The following column contains language that may be offensive to some readers.It's been four years now, and the District of Columbia caseworkers – no strangers to more…

From one mom to another

by Rebecca Hagelin -- There we were, all together in our new home in Arlington, Va., watching the State of the Union address on television. I found myself struck by the simple more…

Aiming for the stars

by Rebecca Hagelin -- The power of President Bush's words as he sought to bring comfort to a hurting nation still ring through the emptiness I feel in my heart since hearing more…

Payback for the rich?

by Rebecca Hagelin -- When I hear liberals bash President Bush's tax-cut proposal as a sop to the rich, I think about these two guys in North Carolina I recently heard about more…

Kids slipping through the cracks

by Rebecca Hagelin -- The defense attorneys for John Lee Malvo have their work cut out for them. Trying to get jurors to feel any sympathy for a young man charged in more…

Help for Congress

by Rebecca Hagelin -- For Tom Osborne, winning election to Congress was the easy part. Having won three national championships in 25 years as football coach for the University of Nebraska Cornhuskers, more…