Good LUK with your portfolio

by Bob Howard -- Have you ever heard of Leucadia Corporation (NYSE: LUK)? Probably not, but you should get to know this outstanding company. Now, if we were to mention Donald Trump, more…

Morality crisis driving school violence

by Jon Dougherty -- The debate over school violence has heated up again because another spate of school shootings has once more brought home the reality that, even in the "sanctity" of more…

Music-inspired killing

by Thomas Jipping -- "He said a song inspired him." So said 15-year-old Neil O'Grady of fellow 15-year-old Charles Williams, who on March 5 was arrested for shooting up Santana High School more…

Is God getting too big?

by Craige McMillan -- God, it seems -- and those who believe in Him -- require too much space. That is the conclusion of at least one county council, which has opted more…

The silence of the lambs

by J.R. Nyquist -- "Why aren't Americans more patriotic?" a Russian defector once asked me. "Because they are too busy shopping and having fun," I replied. One might ask why Americans walk more…

The government's protection racket

by Llewellyn Rockwell Jr. -- Everyone in Washington is talking tax cuts, but the IRS has a different idea in mind, and it's not compassion for tax evaders. In what the agency bills more…

Deflation and rising prices?

by Jude Wanniski -- To: Martin Wolf, Financial Times From: Jude Wanniski Re: Gold and Oil I'm delighted to have your question about how we could be experiencing deflation when price indices more…

Bush's road to an energy tax

by Alan Keyes -- Events before and after the election have only confirmed that President Bush was indeed right to put tax relief at the center of his domestic agenda. With the more…

Media bias GOP's biggest battle

by Larry Elder -- On Jan. 22, 1993, Peter Jennings of ABC News reported on Bill Clinton's first initiative as president: "President Clinton keeps his word on abortion rights. President Clinton kept more…

Hollywood goes Havana, again

by Joseph Farah -- I noticed many of Hollywood's worst and dumbest recently returned from a visit to the totalitarian island prison known as Cuba. The group included the editor of Vanity more…