New beginnings

by Craige McMillan -- "Methinks I see the wanton hours flee, and as they pass, turn back and laugh at me." --George Villiers, 2nd Duke of Buckingham (1628-1687) Were you to ask more…

International thuggery

by Walter Williams -- The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development is comprised of 29 industrial nations, mostly in Western Europe, the Pacific Rim and North America. They've recently released a report more…

Presidential Yenta, or, Welcome to the dog house

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- I don't mean to be, um, catty, but has anyone else besides me noticed the apparent, uh, fishy connection between New Jersey Gov. Christine Todd Whitman giving President-elect more…

The right to complain about pain

by Jon Dougherty -- If you live by the adage, "No pain, no gain" -- forget about it. As of Jan. 1, suddenly Americans now have a "right" to be free from more…

A new era of U.N.-U.S. relations?

by Henry Lamb -- While President-elect George W. Bush will not have a shortage of advice about what he should do when he assumes the most powerful position in the world, relations more…

Public cynical about elections

by Scott Rasmussen -- In the wake of Campaign 2000, Rasmussen Research found that just 46 percent of American adults think elections are fair to voters. Only 24 percent think that the more…

Mideast peace in Arafat's time?

by Hal Lindsey -- In his most dangerous move yet, Ehud Barak is preparing to surrender sovereignty over the Temple Mount to the Arabs in the elusive quest for peace in the more…

The word is out: 'Get Ashcroft!'

by Jude Wanniski -- To: Sen. John Ashcroft, D-Mo. From: Jude Wanniski Re: Brace yourself For a minute, I thought you might go through the confirmation process as slick as a whistle more…

Memo to John Ashcroft

by Joseph Farah -- Congratulations on your nomination as attorney general of the United States. For eight years now, the Justice Department, under Janet Reno, has been used as the center of more…

The politics of fear align against Ashcroft

by Jon Dougherty -- Last week, President-elect George W. Bush truly surprised me -- but in a good way. He nominated outgoing Sen. John Ashcroft, R-Mo., to be his attorney general. Just more…