Taliban in America

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Islamic orthodoxy is showing its consistency in Afghanistan. According to reports, the nation's Taliban rulers "have ordered men to wear beards, restricted pornography, outlawed alcohol, forbidden recorded music, more…

Kurtzer is wrong for Israel

by Joseph Farah -- The man the Bush administration is seriously eyeing for the post of U.S. ambassador to Israel is not only the architect of President Clinton's failed Middle East peace more…

Good LUK with your portfolio

by Bob Howard -- Have you ever heard of Leucadia Corporation (NYSE: LUK)? Probably not, but you should get to know this outstanding company. Now, if we were to mention Donald Trump, more…

Morality crisis driving school violence

by Jon Dougherty -- The debate over school violence has heated up again because another spate of school shootings has once more brought home the reality that, even in the "sanctity" of more…

Thinking about school violence

by Alan W. Bock -- I'm not sure why the shooting at Santana High in Santee, Calif., that left two dead and 13 injured has affected me so much. Maybe it's because I more…

The silence of the lambs

by J.R. Nyquist -- "Why aren't Americans more patriotic?" a Russian defector once asked me. "Because they are too busy shopping and having fun," I replied. One might ask why Americans walk more…

The government's protection racket

by Llewellyn Rockwell Jr. -- Everyone in Washington is talking tax cuts, but the IRS has a different idea in mind, and it's not compassion for tax evaders. In what the agency bills more…

Deflation and rising prices?

by Jude Wanniski -- To: Martin Wolf, Financial Times From: Jude Wanniski Re: Gold and Oil I'm delighted to have your question about how we could be experiencing deflation when price indices more…

Bush's road to an energy tax

by Alan Keyes -- Events before and after the election have only confirmed that President Bush was indeed right to put tax relief at the center of his domestic agenda. With the more…

Media bias GOP's biggest battle

by Larry Elder -- On Jan. 22, 1993, Peter Jennings of ABC News reported on Bill Clinton's first initiative as president: "President Clinton keeps his word on abortion rights. President Clinton kept more…