Why Wikipedia thrives and Britannica doesn't

by John Stossel -- For years, people assumed encyclopedias had to be created by professionals. Then Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales attempted to create an encyclopedia without central planners. That sounded like a more…

SPLC steps in it with Ben Carson smear

by Joseph Farah -- I'm grateful the Southern Poverty Law Center determined it was politically expedient to drop Dr. Ben Carson, one of America's most beloved brain surgeons and role models, from more…

Time to end racial labels

by Mychal Massie -- I recall a little boy asking me, "Why there are no more dinosaurs?" When I responded, "Why do you think there are no more dinosaurs?" he replied, "Because more…

Girl Scouts with hoodies?

by D.J. Dolce -- [ooyala code="00Z2Zlczq00odjGvsk1oS_5a_X7H1sVU" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Media wishing to interview D.J. Dolce, please contact media@wnd.com. more…

When bishops imbibe ... and drive

by Les Kinsolving -- The Feb. 4 edition of the Washington Post headline and leading paragraphs over Michelle Boorstein's byline constitute a moral mind-boggler: "Church Officials Suspected Alcoholism" "Under fire for not more…

Damaging admissions

by Thomas Sowell -- Opponents of charter schools have claimed that these schools are "cherry-picking" the students they admit and that this explains why many charter schools get better educational results with more…

Putin paranoia

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Hopefully, the shaky truce between Vladimir Putin and Ukraine's Petro Poroshenko, brokered in Minsk by Angela Merkel, will hold. For nothing good, but much evil, could come of more…

The right response to Coptic 21's martyrdom

by Joel Richardson -- On Feb. 15, 2015, the Islamic State in Libya released another gruesome video of 21 Coptic Christians being beheaded on the beach in Libya. A screen shot below more…