'The Worm in the Apple' of American education

by Ilana Mercer -- Mention standardized testing for high-school pupils and teachers, or dare suggest that a core curriculum be enforced in the nation's schools, and the educational establishment goes on the more…

Bush backtracks on jobs

by Bill Press -- Do you ever get the feeling that the first spaceship already left for Mars – and President Bush was on it? The way he talks about the economy more…

Head-faking with headlines

by Bob Kohn -- If a journalist were seeking the most credible evidence of the Bush administration's success in establishing peace in Iraq, what could be better than a memo to that more…

'Christ-killers'

by Michael Evans -- I am a Christian minister. My father was a Christian, my mother an Orthodox Jew. I was raised as a Christian, but still, I was physically attacked as more…

The Girl Scouts' big rival

by Hans Zeiger -- In a column I wrote last week, I criticized the Girl Scouts of the USA for being something of a politically correct, pro-abortion, feminist training corps. Though local more…

Armor shell games & body bags – part 2

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Two weeks ago, I detailed the engineering and procurement issues that underlay the shortages of light armor that plague the U.S. Army and that will produce increased casualty more…

The Edwards surge: How significant?

by David Limbaugh -- There is a chance that the bizarre Democratic primaries could get very interesting if Sen. Edwards has the guts to pull out the stops. Let's be honest. We more…

The unique character of George Washington

by Joseph Farah -- I don't like Presidents Day. When I was a kid, we celebrated George Washington's birthday and Abraham Lincoln's birthday as separate national holidays. Now, I believe we as more…

The next round of unemployment

by -NO AUTHOR- -- While the rise in unemployment in the USA appears to have slowed, the economic forces driving jobs overseas have not gone away. There is little comfort yet for more…