The fat lady is practicing her scales

by Burt Prelutsky -- I don't think there is any way to overestimate the importance of the mid-term elections. Although I wish I could view the world through nonpartisan eyes, Barack Obama more…

ISIS is Islam

by Ilana Mercer -- "ISIL" is how President Barack Obama refers to the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS). He pronounces it as one would the last syllable in "Moishel," giving more…

Shock and awe in Ferguson

by Bill Press -- For those of us who lived through the 1992 Rodney King riots in Los Angeles, and for all of us who remember the Trayvon Martin murder, just two more…

The deafening sound of media ignorance

by Jeff Knox -- Recent events in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, Missouri, have captured the nation's attention. Violent protests, looting, police deploying with armored vehicles, tear gas and military-style weapons more…

Eric Holder: Leading the rush to judgment

by Diana West -- One thing an old Ivy League revolutionary can't stand is people noticing that he represents the Establishment, that he embodies the System to a point where he can more…

Will feds snatch my kid's college funds?

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I have a 5-year-old daughter, and I want to start a 529 for her. However, I'm concerned that the government might seize the 529 assets in more…

The howl of the mob: Race-based justice

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Among the demands of the "protesters" in Ferguson is that the investigation and prosecution of police officer Darren Wilson be taken away from St. Louis County Prosecutor Robert more…