Threatened by the facts

by Mychal Massie -- I've not yet seen Mel Gibson's "The Passion of the Christ," but in the face of all the brouhaha over it, I feel it necessary to comment. I more…

Open letter to the Chicago Tribune Company

by Les Kinsolving -- MEMORANDUM TO: The Chicago Tribune Company, Chicago, Ill. Dear Friends, You recently purchased the daily newspaper called the Baltimore Sun, whose logo advertises "Light for All." In the more…

Generals, talk to your sergeants

by David Hackworth -- Seasoned combat vets in Iraq are spoon-feeding the newbies from green units as they pour in for their one-year stint in the "sandbox." They're sharing the tricks of more…

Save people – not the system

by Star Parker -- Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan recently raised eyebrows when, in Capitol Hill testimony about the federal budget, he suggested we need to cut Social Security benefits. The chairman's more…

Sudan cries rape

by -NO AUTHOR- -- As he began speaking, Majok lowered his small coca-colored eyes and stared intensely at the ground. It was the summer of 2002, and I had just flown thousands more…

Misplaced piety

by Joseph Farah -- In this age of secular fundamentalism and new media, Christianity Today may not have as much clout as it once had. But it is still influential in evangelical more…

Democrats hiding the ball

by David Limbaugh -- Political campaigns ought to be about helping the electorate to determine the candidates' respective positions on the issues, but Democrats, in a number of ways, are determined to more…

Limbaugh, Dr. Laura and love

by Rebecca Hagelin -- So now I know the power of Rush Limbaugh. I don't just know about it – I mean I have actually felt it. Two weeks ago, as I more…

Brutal, bloody and sublime

by Barbara Simpson -- Mel Gibson's new film, "The Passion of The Christ," is clear proof: The critics are full of it. Nooooo – not that word! What they are full of more…