Talkin' healthy

by Medicine Men -- Communication counts. It counts even more than ever these days with physicians being forced to spend an ever increasing amount of time on mandated paper work and less more…

Why we need racial profiling

by Debbie Schlussel -- "Profiling" may be the dirty word of the decade. Like "racism," it's a key word inflamed by the civil rights victimology industry. A dynamite stick thrown around with more…

Offshore tax planning

by Doug Casey -- You may have seen, and perhaps can recall, a front page article in the Jan. 8, Wall Street Journal concerning the role of the Internet in whittling away more…

Rendering unto Caesar

by Jon Dougherty -- Readers of my column know that I have defended the Internal Revenue Service’s tax-collection mandate in the past. Additionally, I have said that the IRS should not bear more…

Big Brother vs. freedom of the press

by Joseph Farah -- NEW YORK -- On Saturday night, April 21, two FBI agents and a member of the Secret Service served the Independent Media Center in Seattle with a sealed more…

Can Democrats count accurately?

by Thomas Jipping -- Senate Democrats get high marks for creativity -- if not for consistency -- in the way they are approaching the confirmation of President Bush’s judicial nominees. The first more…

Accepting the unacceptable

by Bill O'Reilly -- Do you remember "Davy Crockett, King of the Wild Frontier"? How about Gidget or Annette Funicello? If those names prompt vivid images in your mind, then you also more…

Compassionate hatred

by Craige McMillan -- We live in an age of deceit, and few things today are more deceitful than the political left's phony compassion. From abortion to euthanasia, the Kyoto climate treaty more…

Revolutionaries versus conservatives

by J.R. Nyquist -- John Stuart Mill once described conservatives as "the stupid party." Clinging to tradition and established usage, the conservative is suspicious of radical change. Edmund Burke once wrote, "Old more…

A cure worse than its disease

by Ralph Reiland -- Twelve years ago, Nobel laureate Milton Friedman wrote an "Open Letter to Bill Bennett" warning about the policies that Bennett and former President Bush were advocating to fight more…