Tin Man in the Emerald City

by Craige McMillan -- The Emerald City -- Seattle, in Washington State -- prides itself on being a compassionate place. Filled with big-spending liberals, a pair of newspapers joined at the hip more…

Red-faced over redskin icons

by Jon Dougherty -- What do each of these entities have in common: The Atlanta Braves; The Florida State Seminoles; The Cleveland Indians; The Washington Redskins; the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights? more…

End of the stock-slump rainbow

by Doug Casey -- I've always been a gold bug, believing that the dollar should be redeemable in something specific, and not just be a floating abstraction (an "IOU nothing" from its more…

What McCain-Feingold left out

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The legal issues surrounding the staging of candidate debates have bedeviled the Federal Election Commission since its founding in 1974. Two questions and their interrelationship have figured prominently. more…

The boyz-in-the-burbs myth

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON -- It started with Barry Loukaitis five years ago. The teen killer gunned down three at a Moses Lake, Wash., school. Luke Woodham and Michael Carneal matched more…

No reason to hold equities

by Jude Wanniski -- To: Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan From: Jude Wanniski Re: What you are doing to Wall Street This is a Polyconomics client letter I sent out last week, March more…

Bin-Laden with bad news

by Hal Lindsey -- Some years ago, during the height of the Cold War, Charles Bronson starred in a motion picture called "Telefon." The film's premise revolved around the prospect that the more…

Anti-gunners target Constitution

by Jon Dougherty -- Just because the vehement anti-gunners in the former Clinton administration have left Washington, D.C., don't imagine for a moment that Washington's most vociferous anti-gun lackeys have left with more…

Pray for the peace of Jerusalem

by Joseph Farah -- Unlike many other observers, I blame much of the Middle East conflict, not on misunderstandings, not on a failure to communicate, not on an inability to compromise, but more…

Harvard sees crimson over pro-life activism

by Don Feder -- In the past, the bludgeoning of college conservatives has included making bonfires of alternative newspapers and shouting down speakers on the right. But attempts to suppress dissent from more…