Environmentalist update

by Walter Williams -- Most of what the radical environmentalists preach is wrong or exaggerated, and sometimes it's simply outright lies. Methyl tertiary-butyl ether (MTBE) is a gasoline oxygenate that the U.S. more…

The two-faced Supreme Court

by Joseph Farah -- It was big news Monday when the U.S. Supreme Court voted in a 6-3 ruling that government schools could not legally allow prayer before public events such as more…

Waco and liberal corruption

by Llewellyn Rockwell Jr. -- The mainstream press is trying to ignore it, but the government's role in the fire at Waco seven years ago is finally on trial, thanks to the wrongful-death more…

Tolerating the intolerable

by Craige McMillan --  "Driven from every corner of the earth, Freedom of Thought and The Right of Private Judgment in matters of conscience direct their course to this happy country as more…

What makes a great statesman?

by J.R. Nyquist -- What America lacks today is statesmanship. It seems that our present leaders no longer inspire us with confidence, but reading our preferences in various opinion polls, their method more…

Dads in space

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- My father, the U.S. Army Signal Corps electronics engineer who worked on wartime radar to keep our country safe from its enemies, might have loved to be the more…

Holy Toledo!

by Joseph Farah -- One of the late Danny Thomas' favorite expressions of exasperation was "Holy Toledo!" I have no idea what it was supposed to mean -- or the derivation of more…

Ending the death tax

by Jude Wanniski -- To: Financial Writers From: Jude Wanniski Re: Big News May be Happening! I'm not sure why the financial press has been so quiet on the increasingly high probability more…

Ruling by decree

by Gordon Prather -- You probably take it for granted that all Americans realize that the seat of government -- the Nation's Capital -- is in Washington, D.C. You probably realize that more…

Rosie prospects for gun owners?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- On the June 7 broadcast of NBC's "Today" show TV talk show host Rosie O'Donnell was questioned about news reports that a security guard for her children had more…