Falling and rising

by Linda Bowles -- It is hard to back off the hectic pursuits and graspings of life, and it's hard to resist the relentless pushes and pulls of an unstable world. We more…

A deal on China's hostages -- then what?

by Frank J. Gaffney Jr. -- It is widely expected at this writing that some sort of deal will be consummated shortly resulting in the release of the 24 crewmen and women of the more…

'Courting' politics

by David Limbaugh -- Courts are supposed to be arbiters of genuine legal disputes, not weapons for partisan politicians to punish their opponents. It is time to start demanding accountability from politicians more…

No more Mr. Nice Guy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- In replying to the previous installment of John Doggett's self-righteous assault on conservatives, Republicans and myself, I was deferential and polite to a fault -- more than willing more…

Rising up against us

by Don Feder -- On Saturday evening during the Passover seder, when I came to the part of the Haggadah that reads, "In every generation, they rise against us and seek our more…

Hostages? Detainees? Houseguests?

by Paul Sperry -- President Bush says our 24 stranded airmen in China are being treated well -- staying in officers' quarters, eating catered food. To hear him, they aren't hostages at more…

Even 'death taxes' die hard

by Jon Dougherty -- It used to be that only two things in life were certain: death and taxes. Well, OK, that's still true. But as long as there is such a more…

Vegas made safe for molesters

by Joseph Farah -- Thank goodness I'm not the only one to be appalled at the Clark County, Nev., district attorney's office for deciding not to prosecute a Las Vegas policeman for more…

The Arkansas Shadow strikes again

by Barbara Simpson -- We're hog-tied and it's all Bill Clinton's fault. Oh I know, he's out of office; how can it be his fault? I can hear the critics saying "there more…