Oakland builds Babel's boarding house

by Don Feder -- The city that gave us Ebonics just established language quotas for municipal employment. Last week, Oakland's city council voted unanimously to require certain departments to fill vacancies with more…

We know about lying

by Ruben Navarrette Jr. -- DALLAS -- The "generation gap'' is really about the inability of one age group to empathize with another. At 33, I'm just one year older than the memory more…

America in prophecy

by Hal Lindsey -- Last night I inaugurated my new radio talk show in Los Angeles. When we opened the phones for questions, the first three callers asked the same question: "Where more…

2nd Amendment held to higher standard

by Jon Dougherty -- Billionaire Andrew McKelvey, owner of the job site Monster.com, has a new gun-control group with a new gun-control tactic. His group, Americans for Gun Safety, has upset the more…

Education: It's not the money

by David Limbaugh -- I think it's time for President Bush to reframe his education package. He should make school choice the centerpiece, rather than the perceived throwaway item of his plan. more…

Beijing bucks for Olympics

by Hugh Hewitt -- This is a cautionary tale, and the folks who should be cautioned are those atop the corporate pyramids across the land. The International Olympic Committee will decide in more…

Color me no more

by Linda Bowles -- Say what you will about the people of California, they have, with occasional success and frequent failure, struggled mightily to restore some semblance of rationality to rampant irrationality more…

A hope for leadership to come

by -NO AUTHOR- -- In the latest development stemming from the communist Chinese fighter pilot's maneuvering his supersonic craft into a lumbering EP-3 prop-driven American surveillance plane, the Chinese have tried to more…

What's the deal with gas prices?

by Jon Dougherty -- Last week many of the largest U.S. oil companies released figures showing they have made record profits in the first quarter of 2001, "exceeding stockholders' expectations" after lower more…