America the bloodthirsty

by Medicine Men -- America is a bloodthirsty nation, and becoming more so every day. Or more accurately, we are thirsty for blood donations, as the need for lifesaving blood continues to more…

Pounding the pundits

by Bill Steigerwald -- Good thing no one but journalism insiders read Brill's Content. Otherwise, everyone in America would know what a lot of people have suspected for a long time but more…

GOP's suspicious indifference over Chao

by Jon Dougherty -- Nothing makes me happier than knowing that, in about 24 hours, President Bill Clinton and his trailer-trash entourage will leave the highest elected and most powerful office in more…

Ashcroft: Principle above self

by David Limbaugh -- What is it that liberal interest groups and certain Democratic senators fear about a Bush-Ashcroft Justice Department? What is driving Ted Kennedy to threaten a filibuster against Ashcroft's more…

A business-cycle primer

by Llewellyn Rockwell Jr. -- Sometimes it's painful to read the business press, and never more so than during an economic slump. Reporters flail about for explanations. They quote stock analysts, politicians, day more…

Legislating feelings

by Casey Brooks -- I've never been an advocate of hate-crime legislation. One of the reasons I oppose the idea is because it seems to me that, in order to determine if more…

Ashcroft and the separation of powers

by Thomas Jipping -- Sen. John Ashcroft will make a fine attorney general for a host of reasons, notably that he both understands and believes passionately in the fundamentals of freedom. Ironically, more…

On Ashcroft and Norton

by Joseph Farah -- It's time for a reality check. Opposition to President-elect George W. Bush's Cabinet nominees is focusing on two choices -- Gale Norton for Interior and John Ashcroft for more…

Clinton: A piece of work

by Ralph Reiland -- As I'm writing this, pre-inauguration, we're packing up the car with our snazzy get-ups for the Inaugural Ball and heading off to D.C. to watch the sun set more…