Missing the blessing

by Yaffah daCosta -- Before Moses died (he is sometimes called the Lawgiver), he blessed the 12 tribes of Israel. Giving people a blessing is a very important thing to do, since more…

Feeling safe

by Ruben Navarrette Jr. -- On his second trip to New York since the attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, President Bush this week encouraged first-graders at P.S. 130 to more…

Living like a king

by Richard Grenier -- By all accounts, including his own, the Duke of Saint-Simon (1675-1755) was a sensitive, self-obsessed, ill-tempered man. A courtier and a singular chronicler of court life under Louis more…

Pray for victory this Sunday

by Joseph Farah -- On Oct. 7, 1571, Christian Europe, in a fight for its life with the Islamic invaders for some 700 years, prepared for a great naval confrontation with the more…

Rewarding failure in government

by Alan W. Bock -- If you step back a bit from the complex and still-evolving aftermath of the atrocities of Sept. 11, you can see a pattern that was established firmly in more…

Time for a reality check

by Bob Howard -- In times such as these where there are large events unfolding and big shifts in the market, it is a good time to take the pulse of your more…

President Bush's moral clarity

by David Limbaugh -- President Bush has many attributes that suit him for his current role as the nation's wartime president, but none is serving him better than his deep-seated sense of more…

Bush's terrorist buddy, Part 2

by Debbie Schlussel -- In my previous column, I wrote about President Bush's terrorist buddy, Dr. Sami Al-Arian, a University of South Florida professor, who is the Islamic Jihad's frontman in America more…

Weapons of mass destruction

by Bill Steigerwald -- "WMD" is not the latest independent TV channel. "WME" is not another pro wrestling league. "Weaponizing" is not a new secret password coined by NRA gun-man Charlton Heston. more…

Build a Memorial Tower

by Samuel Blumenfeld -- There has already been discussion of what will replace the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center destroyed by the Islamic terrorists. Environmentalists want the usual empty space more…