Gun-control radicals target Ashcroft

by David Limbaugh -- Liberals are fond of painting conservatives as extremists, which is interesting, given their own propensity to extremism. Last time, I cited the occasional hysteria of certain pro-choicers. Now, more…

Is Zionism racism?

by Joseph Farah -- Once again the United Nations prepares to equate Zionism, the movement for a Jewish homeland, with racism. On Aug. 31, the U.N. is holding a conference on racism more…

Downsizing the presidency

by Alan W. Bock -- George W. Bush could yet surprise us with a more effective leadership style than most pundits expect from him. He is smarter and more politically astute than he more…

Mother Jones rakes the muck of meat

by Bill Steigerwald -- As mass entertainment, muckraking is a long lost art. A hundred years ago a dozen popular magazines with names like McClure's, Hampton's and Collier's made their livings exposing more…

Change won't come by sitting out politics

by Jon Dougherty -- Though the 2000 presidential election held some high drama and was close, both in terms of electoral votes and the number of popular votes cast, there was still more…

Attack of the 'Killer Tomatoes' congressman

by Debbie Schlussel -- "They are gardeners and carpenters. They are not Tomato Men." --"Return of the Killer Tomatoes," featuring Gary Condit If the Chandra Levy/Gary Condit saga sounds like a bad more…

Keeping politics off the bench

by Thomas Jipping -- When the Supreme Court's term ended two weeks ago, rumors that a justice might retire flew around the country. Though apparently a false alarm, a Supreme Court vacancy more…

Behind the brutality in Chechnya

by J.R. Nyquist -- While Americans shop and enjoy their lives, Chechnya is being "cleansed" by Russian troops. Last week the atrocities were so blatant, so unnecessary and revolting, Moscow's enlightened appointee more…

Joycelyn Elders, redux

by Joseph Farah -- I thought Joycelyn Elders was long gone as surgeon general. Then came the report on sexuality last week by Surgeon General David Satcher. Here we go, again. It's more…

Diagnosis: Tyranny

by Joel Miller -- If you suffer from chronic pain, you'd better get used to it; the drug warriors are about to make life more difficult for you and your doctor. In more…