Stop playing the race card

by John N. Doggett -- Jesse Jackson accused the Green Bay Packers this week of firing coach Ray Rhodes because he was black. When I read this in the news, I thought that more…

Moscow-Beijing axis

by Inside the Ring -- The developing anti-U.S. alliance between Russia and China continues to grow. The Pentagon recently discovered a new area of alarming secret cooperation: nuclear weapons. The super-secret National Security more…

Do voters really prefer straight talk?

by David Limbaugh -- The conventional wisdom is that the electorate is weary of slick politicians and just wants candidates to tell the truth. These are lofty-sounding sentiments but I'm not convinced. more…

Baby steps to tyranny

by Jon Dougherty -- Conservative talk radio host Rush Limbaugh made a legal observation on the air yesterday that he -- and many other lovers of freedom -- have made before, but more…

How taxes strangle free expression

by Joseph Farah -- The Chicago Defender is a historic, old black daily newspaper that will be closed this month -- because of the cold, calculating hand of intrusive, greedy government. Begun more…

Heaven at a discount

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The craze for pashmina, the super-soft cashmere that dominated the fall wish lists of fashionista-wannabes everywhere, has subsided to the point where pashmina wraps are seen more on more…

High caliber liars

by Tanya K. Metaksa -- In the past 30 days Y2K has been the leading media story. It has taken only one week for CNN to begin hawking its Y2K video of the more…

Red eye on marriage

by -NO AUTHOR- -- As a child growing up in New York, I, like every kid around me (that I knew of), had natural feelings for the opposite sex. When I saw more…