Does the end justify the means?

by Thomas Jipping -- Very few areas of life as we know it on this planet remain outside federal judicial control. The Supreme Court recently remedied that by seizing control of professional more…

You are here!

by Craige McMillan -- For many of us, the realization that life is a journey dawns only gradually. Like the warm morning light breaking through an overcast sky, we glimpse only faint more…

Influence agents: Who started World War II?

by J.R. Nyquist -- Around 1990, a Soviet military-intelligence defector, writing under the name Viktor Suvorov, copyrighted a book alleging that Stalin was chiefly responsible for World War II. The book's title more…

From the heart of a real hero

by David Hackworth -- Jim Silva was a draftee in my infantry battalion in Vietnam. He hated the war, the Army and, for a good while, me. By the time his combat more…

Drainman: An American tragedy

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- For the second day in a row, I have spent three hours waiting for the drainman to arrive. And he is still not here! No, I am not more…

Arafat's successor?

by Jude Wanniski -- Memo To: Anthony Lewis, N.Y. Times From: Jude Wanniski Re: General Jibril Rajoub Your Saturday column, "The Price of Occupation," had exactly the right message and came at more…

The idiot's guide to energy

by Don Feder -- Energy isn't a complicated issue. But since certain people – Democrats, bureaucrats, enviros – have spent decades avoiding a rendezvous with reality, they require a road map. Presented more…

Ignorance or contempt?

by Walter Williams -- Congressmen, presidents and Supreme Court justices take an oath of office swearing to uphold and defend the U.S. Constitution. As if the Constitution itself isn't clear about what more…

The questions they never ask

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A new Gallup survey about Americans' attitude toward homosexuality follows predictable patterns of increasing "tolerance." More Americans than ever (85 percent) say that homosexuals should have equal rights more…