Celebrating American freedom

by Craige McMillan -- Remember that prosperity can be only for the free, and that freedom is the sure possession of those alone who have the courage to defend it. --Thucydides In more…

Sexual politics

by J.R. Nyquist -- A Roman senator was once censured for kissing his wife in the presence of his daughter. This was considered improper, even in decadent Roman times. But today we more…

Christians are no danger

by Jon Dougherty -- A couple of stories last week discussed the Supreme Court's decision to -- once again -- trash religious expression in the name of the First Amendment. Strange, you more…

God or 'Sex and the City'

by Richard Grenier -- I have a fairly simple rule: Not to write about anything I know nothing about. This sounds easier than it is. "Sex and the City," a great HBO more…

Was a Bill of Rights necessary?

by Walter Williams -- As we celebrate the Fourth of July, let's ask the question: Did the Framers make a mistake by amending the Constitution with the Bill of Rights? Would Americans more…

Putin on the fritz

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- I'm worried about Vladimir Putin. You know, that Russian leader with the KGB background who's hurtling full-bore ahead ... to the past. If he's not careful, all too more…

Helms acts to block U.N. court

by Henry Lamb -- Once again, Sen. Jesse Helms has taken action to do what the Clinton administration is either unwilling, or unable to do -- protect U.S. citizens from the growing more…

A vote for Ralph Nader?

by Jude Wanniski -- To: Ralph Nader From: Jude Wanniski Re: Attracting Republican Votes I watched your appearance on "Meet the Press" Sunday and, as usual, found myself agreeing with a lot more…

China weighs battle with U.S.

by Charles Smith -- The red missiles came in low over the calm waters between China and Taiwan, slicing through the cold November air at a frantic pace, turning each nose-cone a more…