The new threat: Iran

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Since the end of the cold war, the U.S. has decreased the capabilities of our armed forces based on the belief that significant threats to our national security more…

Making our own reality

by J.R. Nyquist -- We've all had the experience of meeting a New Age fluff guru. He is the guy who knows how to cure cancer with "positive thinking." He is the more…

California short-circuits nation?

by Geoff Metcalf -- The California energy crisis is a product of government ineptitude, myopia and arrogance. Incompetence, featherbedding and politics contribute to the growing calamity that has taken on an urgency more…

Smooth sailing for State Department?

by Gordon Prather -- Rich Armitage has just been nominated by President Bush to be Deputy Secretary of State. That’s good, because we are told that in the Bush-Cheney Administration, both Secretary more…

Improving public education

by Ruben Navarrette Jr. -- One lesson I learned in four years as a substitute teacher is that we cannot improve public education in America until we first improve the relationship between teachers more…

IBM and the Holocaust

by Cynthia Grenier -- "IBM and the Holocaust" has got to be the year's hottest book. The subtitle succinctly explains why: "The strategic alliance between Nazi Germany and America's most powerful corporation." more…

Israel's surprising new coalition

by Jerry Falwell -- Prime Minister-elect Ariel Sharon held up the formation of a national unity government, waiting on an answer from Ehud Barak to become his defense minister to secure the more…

Survivor II

by Richard Grenier -- Well, you knew it was coming. Not merely that "Survivor: The Australian Outback" is leading the pack as the world's most watched television show, but that it's a more…

The value of liberty

by Alan Keyes -- Monday is called Presidents Day, but we all know that it’s really the celebration of the man called the Father of our Country, and the one called the more…