In praise of hard work

by Larry Elder -- Why don't they preach what they practice? Non-conservatives dominate the mainstream media. In the media magazine Content, a poll showed that nearly 75 percent of Republicans found a more…

Soundbite nation

by Bill O'Reilly -- Every day here in the New York City area, I awaken and am faced with the Rudy Giuliani soap opera. At six in the morning, I am hearing more…

Does the end justify the means?

by Thomas Jipping -- Very few areas of life as we know it on this planet remain outside federal judicial control. The Supreme Court recently remedied that by seizing control of professional more…

You are here!

by Craige McMillan -- For many of us, the realization that life is a journey dawns only gradually. Like the warm morning light breaking through an overcast sky, we glimpse only faint more…

Influence agents: Who started World War II?

by J.R. Nyquist -- Around 1990, a Soviet military-intelligence defector, writing under the name Viktor Suvorov, copyrighted a book alleging that Stalin was chiefly responsible for World War II. The book's title more…

What if all drugs were legal? (gasp!)

by Harry Browne -- The Drug Warriors' biggest argument against medical marijuana is that it's only the opening wedge in a movement toward total legalization of drugs. So, supposedly, we have to more…

The idiot's guide to energy

by Don Feder -- Energy isn't a complicated issue. But since certain people – Democrats, bureaucrats, enviros – have spent decades avoiding a rendezvous with reality, they require a road map. Presented more…

Ignorance or contempt?

by Walter Williams -- Congressmen, presidents and Supreme Court justices take an oath of office swearing to uphold and defend the U.S. Constitution. As if the Constitution itself isn't clear about what more…

The questions they never ask

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A new Gallup survey about Americans' attitude toward homosexuality follows predictable patterns of increasing "tolerance." More Americans than ever (85 percent) say that homosexuals should have equal rights more…