Black students as meal tickets

by Walter Williams -- There's a story about a visitor to an Indian reservation who sees a Bureau of Indian Affairs officer uncontrollably crying. He asks, "Why are you crying?" The officer more…

Snow-struck

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- My Grandma Rose was just a little girl, newly arrived in America from Austria during the Blizzard of 1888, when the snow was actually over her head. She more…

Changing the pop culture

by Jon Dougherty -- Before Americans consider political solutions to the problems embedded in our popular culture these days, we ought to be thinking about changing our own behavior -- and what more…

Paul Sperry, a real journalist

by Joseph Farah -- Why aren't there more real journalists out there digging up the dirt on the criminal class, exposing corruption, informing the people about fraud, waste and abuse in high more…

Figures don't lie, but liars figure

by David Hackworth -- Texas cattleman Robert Shoaf must have thought the Russians were coming when artillery shells thumped down on his ranch one night last month. As his cattle property near more…

Sen. McCain: A new Republican

by David Limbaugh -- Maybe I'm being an alarmist, but I'm concerned that a McCain presidency could be the end of the Republican Party as we know it. Before you third-party people more…

The McCain mutiny and the Gore 'fear factor'

by Lenora B. Fulani -- Last week's results in New Hampshire make a loud statement about the present and future significance of the independent voter. Independents want political reform. We want the establishment more…

Asserting state sovereignty

by Jon Dougherty -- Though few thought it could happen at this late state of post-modern Americanism, it appears that there are still a number of good legislators out there who not more…

End the drug war

by Joseph Farah -- "Hey, Daddy, there's a bunch of guys outside with machine guns." How would you like to hear that from your 9-year-old son some fine morning? That's what Clyde more…

Education vs. training

by Samuel Blumenfeld -- The other day, I got a call from my good friend Marshall Fritz, president of the Separation of School and State Alliance. He had attended a meeting in more…