Rummy's 'long, hard slog'

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- The now-famous Donald Rumsfeld memo was stamped neither "sensitive" nor "secret." Thus there would be no cause to call in the FBI should it leak. It was sent more…

'The Passion of Christ': 2 films in 1

by Dennis Prager -- Early this past summer, Mel Gibson invited me to see "The Passion," his film on the trial and crucifixion of Jesus. The invitation was significant in that I more…

Freedom and the fires

by -NO AUTHOR- -- What if there are huge fires? What if there are a lot of huge fires? Can a bona fide free society, with its limited government, manage such calamities? more…

Terrorists in California?

by Joseph Farah -- People thought I was crazy when I suggested the D.C. snipers were probably Islamic terrorists. My staff knows I went so far as to name one of the more…

The silver-tongued Silver Fox

by Les Kinsolving -- The silver-tongued Silver Fox The absolutely inimitable Silver Fox – the only first lady since Abigail Adams who has both married and given birth to presidents of the more…

Street crimes

by Mychal Massie -- In his own mind, Philadelphia Democrat Mayor John Street may have been correct in his offensive colloquialism that "The brothers are running the city." But when I exam more…

Military brass: Get
to know the grunts

by David Hackworth -- Fort Stewart, Ga. – home of the U.S. Army's mighty 3rd Mech "Marne" Division – got eaten alive by the press last week. This is the same gallant more…

Roll car loan into home loan?

by Dave Ramsey -- Roll car loan into home loan? Dear Dave, I was wondering if you thought it would be a good idea, if we were debt-free except for our house more…

A visit from the veep

by Rebecca Hagelin -- It's easy to get used to the stream of important visitors who come to the Heritage Foundation nearly every day. Sure, the members of Congress and officials from more…

Today's American Minute

by -NO AUTHOR- -- His wife and mother both tragically died on Valentine's Day, 1884. Depressed, he left New York to ranch cattle in the Dakotas. He organized the first voluntary cavalry, more…