Stop Africa's slave trade, now!

by John N. Doggett -- Africa's dirty little secret isn't secret anymore. You see, although they abolished slavery in the Western Hemisphere more than a century ago, it still flourishes in Africa. The more…

Medicare's right to die?

by Medicine Men -- Cars are just too expensive for seniors, proclaimed the politician when he unveiled his new plan. The bill passed, and so the government collected money from every worker's more…

Powell: Albright in GOP clothing

by Debbie Schlussel -- Is Colin Powell Madeleine Albright in Republican clothing? As Secretary of State, he's acting more like her everyday. Minus the lipstick and ugly brooches. That should trouble anyone more…

Political correctness and Scouting

by Joseph Farah -- Steven Spielberg has announced he is leaving his post on the advisory board of the Boy Scouts of America because the organization actively and publicly participates in discrimination more…

Cincinnati: Any lessons here?

by Alan W. Bock -- A few things stand out in the wake of the riots, unrest and curfews in Cincinnati following the April 7 shooting of an unarmed young black man by more…

Kyoto resurrected?

by Henry Lamb -- Stand tall Mr. Bush; the big guns are booming -- and they are aimed at you! Jan Pronk, current chairman of the Kyoto Protocol negotiations, is in the more…

This just in: Air travel not hell

by Bill Steigerwald -- "Good morning, spoiled American crybabies, this is your Captain speaking. "We'd like to thank you for flying It's-Not-Literally-Hell Airlines. We apologize for that 30-minute wait on the runway more…

Duyba's drug-war pipedream

by Joel Miller -- They say there's no more strident a prohibitionist than an ex-drunk. What that says about George W. Bush's attempt to tighten the thumbscrews in the war on drugs more…

Commemorating April 19

by Joseph Farah -- There's fear and loathing in America today because it is April 19. Sadly, April 19 has come to mean Waco and Oklahoma City. I believe we'll never get more…