Soldiers win battles, not staff weenies

by David Hackworth -- The U.S. Army has 10 active-duty fighting divisions. Almost all are at 100 percent strength, thanks to Army Chief of Staff Eric Shinseki, who cut some of the more…

Reading the Left Angeles Times

by Hugh Hewitt -- Newspapers, like most human institutions, are either improving or declining. The competitive environment is too intense to allow for stable hierarchies. In the age of Internet-available papers, even more…

Prepare for 2 wars

by Frank J. Gaffney Jr. -- This just in: The retired four-star admiral who formerly commanded all American forces in the Pacific (a job known as CINCPAC) and served until recently as U.S. Ambassador more…

When coach is a chick

by Debbie Schlussel -- Your son's football team coached by a woman? That's the goal of feminist groups and Title IX advocates. The WNBA and "equal opportunity" for female athletes in high-school more…

Overgrowing the government

by Joel Miller -- In the last few years, everyone has started harping about political reform – even politicians, which is how you know it's bunk. Drunks don't tell you how to more…

Open letter to Gary Condit

by Joseph Farah -- Dear Rep. Gary Condit, D-Calif.: I notice you have issued a public statement ripping your hometown newspaper, the Modesto Bee, for calling on you to resign in light more…

Blaming 'whitey'

by Jon Dougherty -- There's an axiom that says if you kick a dog long enough eventually you're going to get bitten. Black leaders have been kicking "whitey" by blaming "him" for more…

The right to lose our rights?

by Jon Dougherty -- Perhaps more than at any time in our history, lawmakers, judges and courts are giving federal, state and local authorities the right to do things that would get more…

Depression defense is just plain nuts

by Don Feder -- Is Andrea Pia Yates, the Houston woman who drowned her five children in a bathtub, insane or evil? Should mental depression be a get-out-of-jail-free card for killers? Earlier more…