The pain of it all

by J.R. Nyquist -- Today it could be said that we live under a pleasure-seeking and pain-avoiding regime, where the central political goal is the minimization of public discomfort and the maximization more…

Fewer players on the bench?

by Thomas Jipping -- Imagine it is a presidential election year. With different parties controlling the White House and the Senate, the process of appointing federal judges is a little tense. According more…

What was that about no media bias?

by Jon Dougherty -- A couple of days ago, I took Washington Post writer Howard Kurtz to task for appearing to legitimize the establishment press' claim that they in no way show more…

A crumbling cultural foundation

by Craige McMillan -- "... for since the fathers fell asleep, all things continue as they were from the beginning of the creation." --The Apostle Peter In the grand scheme of things, more…

The rich are national treasures

by Llewellyn Rockwell Jr. -- Who deserves credit for eight years of economic growth? It is usually presented as a multiple choice question: a) Bill Clinton, b) the Republican Congress, or c) Alan more…

How Gore reinvented greed

by Joseph Farah -- Vice President Al Gore is using all his influence with President Clinton to persuade him to tap into the nation's emergency oil stockpile. He argues that this is more…

King of the mountain

by Hal Lindsey -- Last month, the United Nations met in New York to hammer out the final details as outlined in the 1995 U.N. official document called, "The Charter for Global more…

What difference?

by Scott Rasmussen -- Over the last week, many polls have showed different results. But if you look closely, they aren't as divergent as the media suggests. On Friday, five national polls more…

Helping the OPEC cartel

by Walter Williams -- We Americans are going to pay through our noses to stay warm this winter, and we can thank our elected and unelected officials in Washington. Let's analyze the more…

Seniors deserve better than Gore Medicare plan

by Jon Dougherty -- By attempting to liken GOP presidential nominee George W. Bush to former Republican House Speaker Newt Gingrich -- the politician the press and the Democrats demonized to death more…