Defenders of the republic?

by J.R. Nyquist -- Congressman Gary Condit is on the House Intelligence Committee. Since the disappearance of his lover, Chandra Levy, Condit's secret sexual life has become a favorite public bone in more…

Witness to treason

by Craige McMillan -- "It was my fate to be in turn a witness to each of the two great faiths of our time." – Whittaker Chambers And so it is to more…

Exploding hypotheses: Part 1

by Jack Cashill -- Editor's note: This is the first installment of a new two-part series by Jack Cashill and James Sanders, author of "The Downing of TWA Flight 800," examining the more…

Replay terror in Italy

by Fiamma Nirenstein -- The first sensation that someone in Italy has when seeing the anti-globalization protesters and important political forces – such as the former Communist Party, the Democratic Party of more…

Globalization protests

by Jude Wanniski -- To: President George W. Bush From: Jude Wanniski Re: A Death in Genoa The world leaders who gathered with you in Genoa last week for a G8 meeting more…

Powell would be at home in Clinton Cabinet

by Don Feder -- Secretary of State Colin Powell has the finely honed instincts of a Madeleine Albright. Yes, it's that bad. Powell's latest bit of pinch-me, did-he-really-say-that came in an interview more…

Rational ignorance

by Walter Williams -- While people might be motivated by non-economic factors, from a strictly economic point of view, it simply doesn't pay individual voters to learn about and take action against more…

Immigration and the art of the possible

by Ruben Navarrette Jr. -- DALLAS – We Americans like presidents who are bold enough to set the agenda and challenge followers to expand the realm of the possible. At the recent summit more…

7 blunders of the world

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- Where's a guy like Gandhi when we really need him? Seven blunders of the world, said Gandhi, lead to violence: wealth without work, pleasure without conscience, knowledge without more…

Chandra Levy: A victim of backlash?

by Sarah J. McCarthy -- "Remember when feminists marched around Washington in 1992, the vaunted political 'Year of the Woman,' pledging to ruin the political careers of insensitive male officials who 'just don't more…