Why property is important

by Joseph Farah -- Imagine you have just purchased a two-bedroom condo in New York City. You saved for 10 years to buy it. It is conveniently located, has a beautiful view more…

ACLU on godless quest

by Don Feder -- The American Civil Liberties Union is on a mission – but not from God. Its goal: to obliterate evidence of America's religious heritage. Last week, the ACLU filed more…

Howling for Ginsberg

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- Very moving, watching a librarian read Allen Ginsberg's poem "To Aunt Rose" out loud at a memorial for the late poet (1926-1997) and break into tears. Though the more…

Slavery reparations

by Walter Williams -- Today, there are increasing numbers of black professionals and scholars advocating reparations for slavery. New York Times staff writer Tamar Lewin, in her June 3 article "Calls for more…

What's new in Peru?

by Ruben Navarrette Jr. -- DALLAS – One can judge a nation by how it treats the conquered. And, in the Americas, the conquered too often have been indigenous. In the United States, more…

Bringing back liberty

by Harry Browne -- Dear Tom: Your article on Saturday, announcing your decision to join the Constitution Party wasn't a big surprise. But the reasons you gave in your Monday article did more…

Bush sucks up to NEA

by Debbie Schlussel -- Some readers may find the content of this column objectionable, as it deals with federally funding sexually explicit art.Remember Karen Finley? She's the "performance artist" who smeared her more…

Heavyweight problem

by Linda Bowles -- A recent report from the RAND institute in Santa Monica, Calif., found that obese adults have more chronic health problems than smokers, heavy drinkers and those who live more…

Bushwhacking young boozers

by Joel Miller -- If the recent brouhaha with the presidential progeny proves anything, it's that Americans are boobs when it comes to booze. Nabbed May 29 after trying to procure proscribed more…