The farce of anti-growth 'planning'

by John N. Doggett -- Electricity blackouts are rolling across northern California. Energy prices are at an all-time high. People are paying more than $3 a gallon for gas in Chicago. And you more…

Anti-Christian bigotry
moves front and center

by Joseph Farah -- The centerpiece of the attack on the confirmation of John Ashcroft as attorney general is anti-Christian bigotry -- pure and simple. I was stunned last weekend by news more…

Ashcroft and the separation of powers

by Thomas Jipping -- Sen. John Ashcroft will make a fine attorney general for a host of reasons, notably that he both understands and believes passionately in the fundamentals of freedom. Ironically, more…

On Ashcroft and Norton

by Joseph Farah -- It's time for a reality check. Opposition to President-elect George W. Bush's Cabinet nominees is focusing on two choices -- Gale Norton for Interior and John Ashcroft for more…

Clinton: A piece of work

by Ralph Reiland -- As I'm writing this, pre-inauguration, we're packing up the car with our snazzy get-ups for the Inaugural Ball and heading off to D.C. to watch the sun set more…

Democratic double standards

by Larry Elder -- Follow the bouncing double standards. President George Bush nominates to the Supreme Court Clarence Thomas, a black man, formerly the head of the Equal Opportunity Commission. Because of more…

Gorbachev's letter to Bush

by J.R. Nyquist -- The last Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev, wrote an open letter to President-elect Bush that was recently published in the Washington Post. "I am writing to you as a more…

Ashcroft's confirmation joke

by Jon Dougherty -- By the second day of Senate Judiciary Committee's "questioning" Attorney General-nominee John Ashcroft on Wednesday, two things became clear: Ashcroft is going to be confirmed -- as he more…

The Promised Land?

by Craige McMillan -- I sometimes think those of us who are Christians are not sensitive enough to the prevailing secular worldview endorsed by mainstream editors and reporters, and the entertainment industry. more…

A business-cycle primer

by Llewellyn Rockwell Jr. -- Sometimes it's painful to read the business press, and never more so than during an economic slump. Reporters flail about for explanations. They quote stock analysts, politicians, day more…