Golden pineapples and edible admirals

by J.R. Nyquist -- In his Tuesday testimony before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Adm. Dennis Blair discounted China's increased defense spending with a repeated reference to "the Chinese officers that I more…

Human rights, human wrongs

by Craige McMillan -- "Unlike last year, when only a few senior Falun Gong activists were given long jail sentences, now people at Ms. Zhang's [lower] level also face years in a more…

Bush, the 'Gladiator' president?

by Llewellyn Rockwell Jr. -- Divisions within the Bush administration are starting to remind us of the movie, "Gladiator." As in the movie, the New York Times reports that two camps are emerging more…

Value and momentum

by Doug Casey -- I know you have an interest in the market, because you're reading this article. But are you bullish or bearish at the moment? Do you think the meltdown more…

The soulless society: Why kids kill

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Shots have once again rung out in the halls of our nation's schools. And, as in the previous tragedies, America has futilely searched for the cause of these more…

Bush cleans off the bench

by Thomas Jipping -- President Bush's decision to terminate the American Bar Association's special veto power over judicial nominations and treat its review board like mere mortals was even more valuable than more…

Reply to John Doggett

by -NO AUTHOR- -- I have admired John Doggett since I first became aware of him during the Clarence Thomas hearings. He appeared as an impressive character witness for Thomas, and revealed more…

A hero without honor?

by Joseph Farah -- WASHINGTON -- They say a prophet hath no honor in his own country. It must be true of heroes, too. A few weeks ago, I told you the more…

Oscar blackout in Hollywood?

by Larry Elder -- Hollywood racist? A Los Angeles Times front-page article -- "Diversity in Oscars Still Elusive" -- yet again sounded the alarm. Times writer Lorenza Munoz says, "Last year, many more…

Tax-cut prospects

by Casey Brooks -- They're still frothing at the mouth over Bush's tax cut plan. By the sound of it, according to the compassionate Democrats, if the stupid Republicans manage to push more…