Why Powell is a good choice for secretary of state

by Jon Dougherty -- Already some leading conservatives are criticizing President-elect George W. Bush's choice of former chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Colin Powell as the next U.S. secretary more…

Some lessons from this election?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- First, it's time to buy some new voting machines and throw a wet blanket over some ministers. The way Jesse Jackson is spinning it, "African Americans in Florida more…

Racial rope-a-dope

by Walter Williams -- Democrats have no constituency more loyal than black Americans. Much of that loyalty is delivered by black elected officials, civil-rights organizations and church leaders such as Jesse Jackson more…

The museum of hams

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- Pity those millions and millions of politically alienated Amurricans who didn't vote for either presidential candidate, Bore or Gush, puling scions of the ruling class, yet are condemned more…

Shortstop view of the A-Rod deal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Quite a bit has been said lately regarding the contract Alex Rodriguez received from the Texas Rangers -- the richest in the history of professional sports. From so-called more…

Who is going to protect you?

by Joseph Farah -- The gun-control crowd argues that the Second Amendment has become an anachronism in the modern age because we have the government to protect us from enemies and the more…

Deploy missile defense now

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The general's words were soothing but their implications were chilling. Supporters of Gov. George W. Bush had been deeply impressed by his unwavering commitment during the campaign to more…

Bush: Prisoner in a Chinese bakery?

by Joel Miller -- My wife is pregnant, which means, besides being a proud father-in-waiting, I get to run a lot of errands. Nothing serious, mind you -- just your standard food-craving more…

Reestablishing parental control

by Jon Dougherty -- "Your parents don't need to know everything," said the flashy Internet banner advertisement for the American Express Credit Card for Students. "Do your thing; click here to apply," more…

Time for Bush to get started

by Linda Bowles -- Just put me down as a sore winner, still aching from the inflictions of the past eight years. I was remarkably unmoved by Al Gore's unremarkable farewell address. more…