Hand that ignores the cradle

by Barbara Simpson -- The headlines are about problems with childcare. It all comes from the conclusions of a study of cause and effect, and those study results contain some real shockers. more…

Shooting the messenger

by Geoff Metcalf -- "Prejudice, which sees what it pleases," said Aubrey T. DeVera, "cannot see what is plain." When I returned to talk radio in 1991 after a 16-year hiatus I more…

TV is a turnoff, so let's

by Don Feder -- It's rare that you'll find the conservative Family Research Council agreeing with the lefty Physicians for Social Responsibility. That both endorse National TV Turnoff Week, which begins today, more…

Will real Arafat be exposed?

by Joseph Farah -- A former National Security Agency intelligence analyst in the Middle East is urging the U.S. Congress to reopen an investigation of Yasser Arafat's role in the murders of more…

Inside the foreign-policy wizard's brain

by J.R. Nyquist -- Foreign-policy wizards are smart. They can ring circles around anyone and anything. Listen to them long enough and up becomes down, down becomes up, right becomes wrong and more…

Investing wisely

by Ruben Navarrette Jr. -- About this time of year, high school seniors march to the mailbox hoping for a thick envelope rather than a thin one. Thick is a good sign that more…

L.A. Times loses Hart

by Hugh Hewitt -- Which is more offensive: A comic strip dealing with Easter which uses the device of a menorah giving way to an empty tomb, or a front page story, more…

Tyranny naked

by -NO AUTHOR- -- There can be no greater stretch of arbitrary power than is required to seize children from their parents, teach them whatever the authorities decree they shall be taught, more…