The citizen terrorist

by J.R. Nyquist -- At approximately 9:02 a.m. on April 19, 1995, the Alfred P. Murrah Building in Oklahoma City was gutted by a massive explosion. On that day 168 people died. more…

Time says viva los border jumpers

by Don Feder -- "Welcome to Amexica," reads the cover of the June 11 Time Magazine. "The border is vanishing before our eyes, creating a new world for all of us." Viva more…

Raise the educational bar

by Geoff Metcalf -- Excellence used to be encouraged, sought after and acknowledged. Once upon a time the fastest runner, best athlete and smartest students were recognized for their achievements. Excellence requires more…

Do we really have to die first?

by Barbara Simpson -- Holy you know what! I thought I was the only one, but now I know the truth! Those incredibly bright headlights blinding me in nighttime traffic are not more…

Europe's role in the Middle East

by Fiamma Nirenstein -- All at once, the story of how Yoschka Fischer, German Minister of Foreign Affairs and a just man in his generation – who spent his teenage years speculating more…

Mideast murder

by Yaffah daCosta -- There's been a lot of talk recently about the PA's use of language that incites people to violence towards the Israelis. What about the involvement of our own more…

The Pathmark Tribe

by Anthony C. LoBaido -- I have seen much evil in the world in my travels. Female puppies thrown in the trash in Thailand. Kittens poisoned in Cyprus. Elephants being fed speed in more…

Open letter to President Bush

by Tom Ambrose -- President Bush: I hereby notify you that I will be changing my political affiliation from the Republican Party to the Constitution Party this coming week. It is clear more…

Wishful thinking vs. realistic analysis

by Alan Keyes -- The intensifying violence in Israel over the past several weeks is a return to such an old story that we may be tempted to dismiss the entire situation more…