When is a 'fee' actually a tax?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Forbes) Politicians are, by nature and necessity, truth-challenged. It"s tempting to call them liars, but that would be harsh, so let"s stick with the euphemism. After all, that"s more…

EPA rules kill clean-energy project

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Presque Isle Advance) This time the word is final. The plug has officially been pulled on the Wolverine Clean Energy project. "It is with a great deal of more…

Mandela's legacy: The freefall of South Africa

by Alex Newman -- The horror stories about life in South Africa under apartheid are endless, of course, and the fall of that morally repugnant political system is universally hailed as a more…

NSA slayer: White House behind CNN 'hit piece'

by Jerome R. Corsi -- [ooyala code="E4ZGxxaToPtK90nMdP3oT_wRIN1Or114" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] NEW YORK – When CNN preceded an interview with legal activist Larry Klayman last night with an unflattering profile and then removed him from the more…

Sen. Lee: GOP can't bow to shutdown threats

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="h0NnhxaTrw5ivXx-nlioFTYmTpIiSFZe" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] As the Senate passed the budget compromise and prepared to send it to President Obama, 33 Republicans staunchly opposed the plan, including Sen. Mike Lee, more…

Al-Qaida's plan to conquer Mideast, Africa

by F. Michael Maloof -- Editor’s Note: The following report is excerpted from Joseph Farah’s G2 Bulletin, the premium online newsletter published by the founder of WND. Subscriptions are $99 a year or, for monthly trials, more…

Record Dow on news Fed will keep buying debt

by Jerome R. Corsi -- NEW YORK – The stock market rallied on Wednesday afternoon, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average closing at a new all-time high of 16167.97, registering a gain of more…

Nativity scenes strike nerve at Guantanamo

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MIAMI HERALD) — GUANTANAMO BAY NAVY BASE, Cuba -- Two Nativity scenes, one in the dining room for prison camp guards, are causing a bit of a stir more…