Mother Nature's stupid children

by Joel Miller -- Princeton bioethics professor Peter Singer, author of "Animal Liberation," frequently weasels his way into newspaper headlines by recommending things like euthanizing the country's mentally deficient. Stupid people, in more…

Man and God along the campaign trail

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON -- At the Democratic National Convention in Los Angeles, Democratic honcho Terry McAuliffe said that Republicans, in order to attract voters, were sounding like Democrats. But McAuliffe more…

Military readiness is no game

by David Hackworth -- Justin P.D. Wilcox resigned last week over the plague that's destroying our Army. He was a future George Marshall or Dwight Eisenhower. This nation's armed forces cannot continue more…

The 'progressive' income tax

by Joseph Farah -- The rhetoric of the two leading candidates in the campaign for the presidency demonstrates the fundamental flaw with the graduated -- or "progressive" -- income tax. The idea more…

Winning ticket for independents?

by Lenora B. Fulani -- Since Day 1 the independent political movement has struggled with a complex and controversial issue. That issue is whether and by what means black America would be included more…

The 'Patriotic' Clintons

by Gordon Prather -- It is, of course, entirely possible that there is no connection between the November elections and the U.S. 69th Air Defense Artillery Brigade being put on alert last more…

Russia After Kursk

by Richard Grenier -- Russia is in a state of moral turmoil not seen since the 1917 Revolution. The Czech uprising against Soviet rule in 1968 called forth an invasion of a more…

Flag flap like 'deja Nam' all over again

by Geoff Metcalf -- Somewhere between "too often" and "not enough" I remind my son, my dog, my wife, and my audience that "there are consequences to what we do and don't more…

Waco scandal continues

by Jon Dougherty -- I have vehemently criticized the Clinton administration's explanations for what allegedly happened to TWA Flight 800 four years ago as bogus, because investigators have ostensibly ruled that some more…

Going Bach to work?

by Judy Lowe -- 9 to 5. Celebrate Labor Day by making plans to chuck that job you don't like and get a better one. Whether you're a student looking for part-time more…