No UAE sanctions

by Inside the Ring -- The Clinton administration is set to announce its final approval of the sale of 80 F-16 warplanes to the United Arab Emirates. The deal for the Lockheed Martin more…

Ground the military

by Llewellyn Rockwell Jr. -- The much-heralded MV-22 Osprey, the tax-funded flying gadget costing hundreds of millions to develop, is the latest product of the military-industrial complex to go down in flames. The more…

Deception Pass

by Craige McMillan -- As Western Washington breaks up into the coastline and islands of Puget Sound, many beautiful landmarks emerge. Last week I was standing on one: 182 feet above the more…

Bunglers, moles and unexpected deaths

by J.R. Nyquist -- A short commentary on the collapse of British security is overdue. This column recently commented on two British intelligence officers who lost their laptops. These laptops were packed more…

Elian for right or wrong

by Richard Grenier -- When do the inhumanities of a regime mount so high that they cancel out loyalty to one's country -- particularly, for example, the obligation to carry out orders more…

Lawsuit absurdity

by Tanya K. Metaksa -- Wouldn't you think it absurd if the next time there is a vehicular homicide by a criminal escaping from the police in a high-speed chase, the city or more…

Elian: From miracle to nightmare

by Samuel Blumenfeld -- Anyone familiar with the details of Elian's rescue at sea can't help but see it as something of a miracle. There is a website devoted to the cause more…

The Irrational Economist

by Jude Wanniski -- To: Paul Krugman, N.Y. Times From: Jude Wanniski Re: The Crazy Stock Market When I turned to your column last Wednesday, Dr. Krugman, I had hoped you would more…

Gore's red greenbacks

by Charles Smith -- Vice President Al Gore claims that he invented campaign reform. One step of the Gore reform program was to accept money from Buddhist monks who put "$0.00" on more…

Our 'no fault' society

by Jon Dougherty -- Earlier this week various news sources ran a story about how city officials in Riverside, Calif., are pushing to have a gun maker added as a co-defendant in more…