Taxpayers, tax takers

by Linda Bowles -- The primary problem with President Bush's tax plan is that it removes about 6 million Americans from the income tax rolls. While there are dozens of festering divisions more…

Conservatives looking more like liberals every day

by Harry Browne -- Once upon a time, liberals in the Democratic Party were the principal defenders of individual freedom against big government. The champions of liberty -- people like Thomas Jefferson, more…

Bush and 'The Marshall Plan'

by Frank J. Gaffney Jr. -- The Bush-Cheney administration made a lot of its supporters very nervous last week when it signaled that there would be no immediate increase in defense spending -- and more…

Stopping standard snafus

by David Hackworth -- The Israeli-Palestinian conflagration is sizzling away on the front burner, and the USA could be right out there taking the heat with them. Why? We've already sent our more…

Time to pull the plug on Kyoto

by Henry Lamb -- It is a tragic story. Immature, if not completely irresponsible, a couple insisted on marriage. Despite parental urging to delay a family, the newlyweds plunged into the task more…

A taxing situation

by Bill O'Reilly -- The debate over whether or not to cut taxes is a fascinating one because both sides have boatloads of ammunition. The across-the-board tax-cutters who favor President Bush's approach more…

The Middle East quagmire

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Since the end of World War II, the Middle East has been a hotbed of interstate conflict. The decade-long war between Iran and Iraq and the Gulf War more…

Subversive Democrats

by Joseph Farah -- I hate to waste my time writing about people like Terry McAuliffe, the new chairman of the Democratic National Committee. He's so corrupt, it almost seems pointless in more…

Is the new administration stupid?

by J.R. Nyquist -- In a representative democracy, the government represents the people. At least, that's the theory. But suppose the public is stupid. In that case, the Bush administration would also more…

Rough ride coming

by Barbara Simpson -- It's official. The vote has been taken. It was 58 to 42 and John Ashcroft is the new attorney general of the United States. The chief law enforcement more…