My father, the hero

by Don Feder -- On Memorial Day, my father, who died six years ago, is very much in my thoughts. In a war of high drama, he played an ordinary, but necessary, more…

Lights out for Bush administration?

by Ruben Navarrette Jr. -- We Texans hear that there are actually ? get this ? 49 other states out there. Yet, you wouldn't know it from the short-sighted priorities of the cowboys more…

Eco-wackos and the Blue Planet

by Gordon Prather -- Today, we will discuss 'climate change' on the Blue Planet. If you saw the first awe inspiring images ? in living color ? of the planet Earth, taken more…

Reclaiming sex education

by Alan Keyes -- It seems that every week we hear new horror stories of explicit and even perverse sexual material and "instruction" being imposed on school children in the name of more…

Going strong at 85

by Cynthia Grenier -- You might well consider Daniel Schorr something of a national treasure. At 85, after six decades in journalism, Dan is still working away as senior news analyst for more…

Love comes to Pearl Harbor

by Richard Grenier -- It was a sunny day at Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, and much of the crew of the U.S.S. Tennessee was sunning at leisure on the fantail. more…

The Boy Scouts of America need our help!

by Jerry Falwell -- Sen. Jesse Helms is attempting to protect the Boy Scouts of America from overzealous school officials who would ban the Scouts from meeting in their classrooms. This week, more…

Vacuum in Palestinian leadership?

by Yaffah daCosta -- There were calls for a "cease-fire" and a demand for an immediate stop to the violence in the Middle East this past week. It was an admirable attempt more…

More 'reefer madness'

by Ralph Reiland -- The best feedback to a recent column I wrote on drugs came from a reader in the North Hills of Pittsburgh. Happy that I spotlighted some fatal missteps more…

Gridlock, sweet gridlock

by Alan W. Bock -- The most amusing aspect of the Great Jeffords Defection is that it smashes to smithereens one of the main reasons why so many conservatives held their noses and more…