The madness of clockwork

by J.R. Nyquist -- Now that we have a new set of elected and appointed officials in Washington, we should remember how helpless they are in the face of Washington's permanent establishment more…

The Fortress

by Amy Stanford -- Editor’s note: Amy Stanford is a 17-year-old home-schooled senior who lives near Austin, Texas. She has a strong interest in journalism as a career. What great men dared more…

Arab anti-Semitism grows

by Joseph Farah -- Were America's founders anti-Semites? Yes, if you are to believe the vicious propaganda increasingly seeping into periodicals and speeches in the Arab world. In December, Egypt's General Hassan more…

Constitutional ignorance

by Walter Williams -- During last week's Senate confirmation hearings, Sen. Edward Kennedy, D-Mass., laid into President Bush's attorney general nominee, John Ashcroft, about his strong support for the U.S. Constitution's Second more…

Bush needs to earn voter trust

by Scott Rasmussen -- To Republicans and conservatives, there can be little doubt that George W. Bush is a more honorable and trustworthy occupant of the White House than his predecessor. Some more…

The rehabilitation of Saddam

by Hal Lindsey -- With the passage of the 10th anniversary of the Gulf War, the "time heals all wounds" axiom appears to be very much in play insofar as the isolation more…

Designer dudes in altered jeans, er, genes

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- Now it can finally be told. Scientists have secretly created the world's first genetically modified human male. Am I hallucinating? Is this a hoax? Pure parody? Who knows. more…

Memo to Baghdad

by Jude Wanniski -- To: Nizar Hamdoon, Deputy Foreign Minister, Iraq From: Jude Wanniski Re: Time for Creative Diplomacy I'm sure you have heard from your United Nations ambassador that the Monday more…

Where's the money, Jesse?

by Debbie Schlussel -- Jesse Jackson's revelations of his illicit affair and resultant lovechild aren't surprising. For years, he's been romantically linked with alleged paramours like singer Roberta Flack. In a Nov. more…

Dumbing down school weapons laws

by Jon Dougherty -- For years I have chuckled at labels and assembly instructions packaged with consumer products that painstakingly explain or warn against the obvious. You know the kind -- labels more…