China's military upswing

by Inside the Ring -- PLA on Taiwan The People's Liberation Army does not want to see a resolution of the current Taiwan Strait crisis. That's the view from Pentagon China watchers. Keeping more…

Do parasites rule the world?

by Bill Steigerwald -- That's not a deep philosophical or sociological question. It has nothing to do with the machinations of politicians. And no, it isn't a set-up line for a joke more…

The raging culture war

by David Limbaugh -- In case some of you think that a cease-fire has been achieved in the culture war, I'm here to tell you that the guns are still blazing -- more…

I agree with Clinton!

by Joseph Farah -- For more than seven and a half years now, people have been saying to me: "OK, Farah, we know what you dislike about Clinton, but isn't he ever more…

One toke over the line, sweet Jesus?

by Joel Miller -- Christians aren't stoked on the idea of drug use. Don't believe me? Try waving a joint under a preacher's nose someday; you'd better be prepared to hear about more…

No slumlord for president

by Tanya K. Metaksa -- Approximately a month after Al Gore promised to fix up his ramshackle rental property, his tenants Charles and Tracy Mayberry and their six children left for Ohio. Seven more…

Men are pigs

by J.R. Nyquist -- Suppose someone said in casual conversation that "men are pigs." What would society's reaction be? Can we imagine anyone objecting to this statement, upbraiding the speaker for bigotry more…

What's with Harry?

by Richard Grenier -- I give in. Just reading some headlines: "Harry Potter Sales Break Records." "Everybody's Wild About Harry." "'Goblet Of Fire' Blazes A Trail Of Record Sales." "Vanishing Off The more…

Independence, American-style

by Llewellyn Rockwell Jr. -- The powers that be seem mighty upset by "The Patriot" starring Mel Gibson as the Southern planter who takes up arms against the British to defend his home more…