Inconvenient facts

by Joseph Farah -- I wish Americans had less faith in government. It seems no matter what they see, hear and read, Americans still cling to the idea that government knows best, more…

The great lie

by Linda Bowles -- When North Carolina Senator Jesse Helms announced his retirement, my plan was to wait until he finished his term to publicly thank him for his unique and extraordinary more…

NEA: Warping young minds

by Don Feder -- As millions of children head back to class this week, members of the National Education Association will be at the schoolhouse door, waiting to warp impressionable minds. Between more…

Safety at all costs?

by Walter Williams -- There's the old admonition: It's better to be safe than sorry. The fact of life is that one can be both safe and sorry – that's if we more…

The U.N.'s Wansee Conference

by Hal Lindsey -- The United States and Israel pulled out of the Durban Conference on Racism over the weekend, primarily because it had degenerated into a conference of racists. I've been more…

Don Wan and the toxic distractions

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- Every summer seems to have its media madness. This summer, we are so obsessed with Gary Condit's pinched, pale, wan, wax-museum puss plastered across our front pages and more…

Uncontrollable borders

by Daniel Pipes -- Something unprecedented and possibly highly significant happened last week in Australia, when the government resorted to military force to keep out 434 would-be refugees, nearly all of them more…

Defining respect

by Ruben Navarrette Jr. -- President Bush is welcoming his amigo Mexican President Vicente Fox to the White House with the greeting: "Mi casa blanca es su casa blanca." And indeed, Fox is more…

The immigration scam

by Harry Browne -- President Bush has re-aroused the long-simmering arguments about immigration with a proposal to grant amnesty to some illegal immigrants. Arguments about immigration will always be with us. But more…

The speech that got cop canned

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Editor's note: The following is the full text of a speech delivered in Klamath Falls, Ore., by police Lt. Jack Redfield during a rally on July 28. The more…