Beating around the Bush

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- Sometimes I think this nation of ours is like a headless body with each appendage twitching in a different direction. Soon, along comes a dictator/re-animator, and ... you more…

What's a girl to do?

by Richard Grenier -- Now we have to be very fair about this. Before the GOP presidential convention was over, Mary Cheney, the attractive if boyish daughter of Dick Cheney, Republican candidate more…

'California Families' win legislative battle

by Julie Foster -- SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- A grass-roots organization fighting against pro-homosexual-rights measures sees its efforts paying off in the final days of the California legislature's 1999-2000 session, as key measures more…

Who owns your money?

by Linda Bowles -- George W. Bush's tax reform plan, as extensively reported by the media, has many Americans convinced that it would squander the projected budget surplus, destroy Social Security and more…

China moves on Africa

by Joseph Farah -- NEW YORK -- The London Telegraph reports "tens of thousands of Chinese troops and prisoners forced to work as security guards have been moved to Sudan." I believe more…

Peeping on the world

by Tom Ambrose -- "Survivor." "Big Brother." Merely the latest installments in America's ongoing fascination and experimentation with voyeurism. I suppose this experiment-gone-awry began in earnest with a medium such as radio. more…

U.S. Army followingthe Soviet lead?

by David Hackworth -- I grew up in a very tough Army. My sergeants had slugged their way across Africa into Sicily and then up that bloody spine of Italy fighting a more…

The Kursk and U.S.power projection

by Gordon Prather -- The United States has had as many as 10,000 nukes in our arsenal, most of them intended to be used on the battlefield, but none of them ever more…