Kofi Annan, U.N.'s U.S. critic at large

by David Limbaugh -- Critics of the United Nations are getting more ammunition each week to prove that this international body is not exactly an America-friendly entity. Ironically, the ammunition is coming more…

Homosexuals: Pawns of biology?

by Linda Bowles -- Many Americans believe homosexuals are born that way and can't do anything about it. For most of his professional life as a practicing psychiatrist, Dr. Robert Spitzer helped more…

NRA: Bill of Rights' best defender

by Debbie Schlussel -- Few things make me prouder to be an American than the National Rifle Association. Speaking at the NRA's 2001 Annual Meeting, Sunday in Kansas City, Mo., I've never more…

Pearl Harbor, all over again

by Frank J. Gaffney Jr. -- Hooray for Hollywood! This year Tinsel Town will mark Memorial Day with a blockbuster designed to help all of us remember an event Franklin Roosevelt declared would "live more…

Wrestling with the morality of a terrorist

by Bill Steigerwald -- By now, Timothy McVeigh, America’s perfect excuse for keeping the death penalty alive, would have been put to sleep by the state. By now, if the FBI hadn’t more…

Bennett's fuzzy drug-war victory

by Joel Miller -- With President Bush's appointment of John P. Walters to the office of national drug czar, drug warriors are playing two different roles -- both of cheerleader and defense more…

Keeping kids ignorant about guns

by Jon Dougherty -- Last week Maryland's Gov. Parris Glendening vetoed a bill that would have required K-12 students to receive gun safety training and education. If Glendening had signed it, reports more…

Death is not a choice

by Barbara Simpson -- It happened again, just as I was about to sit down and write this column. I heard the news out of Dallas. Jay Douglas Goodman, who was 16, more…

The last case of Louis Freeh

by Cynthia Grenier -- The New Yorker is not really in the news business, as we all know, but its editor David Remmick, after all, spent quality time as, among other things, more…