Sic transit gloria mundi

by Doug Casey -- As longtime subscribers know, I can't resist doing the odd obituary on famous, or especially infamous or fatuous, personalities. Particularly if I knew them. In the last few more…

Dream, or fight?

by Medicine Men -- When war comes, peacetime problems fall into two categories: those that can wait, and those that have to get fixed now. When recession comes, abuses that were tolerable more…

Craving approval

by Craige McMillan -- Wartime changes the way we view the world. For many Americans, Sept. 11 was their first inkling that America had enemies in the world. For others, it was more…

Democrat dillydallying

by Thomas Jipping -- Senate Democrats running the obstruction campaign against President Bush's judicial nominees must be squirming in their seats as 2002 opens. There's no doubt such an obstruction campaign exists. more…

And justice for none

by Bill O'Reilly -- There is something very wrong inside the Justice Department of the United States and there has been for some time. Various newspapers are now reporting that under President more…

Peace, peace, but there is no peace

by David Dolan -- Patrick Buchanan's recent call for President George Bush to take a serious stab at Arab-Israeli peacemaking was undoubtedly well meaning, but also somewhat na?ve. As a firsthand observer more…

Protect America's whistleblowers!

by Rebecca Hagelin -- Editor's note: In two previous columns, Rebecca Hagelin detailed the vulnerability of America's railway systems to terrorist attack. Today, she explores what is needed to protect government agents more…

Echelon excesses

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Amid the continuing debate over military tribunals for suspected terrorists, another potential challenge to our civil liberties is going almost unnoticed. Details of this challenge may soon be more…

The noose loosens

by Larry Klayman -- I voted for George W. Bush because I feared that a "new Clinton administration," under the leadership of Al Gore, would not be able to seriously address the more…

Time to save American lives

by Joseph Farah -- This column is my first effort at fulfilling one of my new year's resolutions – making the protection of innocent American lives a national priority. That is what more…