Christmas in Bethlehem

by Les Kinsolving -- The government of Israel has prohibited Yasser Arafat from engaging in what has been this serial-murdering Muslim's annual intrusion of himself into Christmas services in a Bethlehem church more…

Social insecurity

by Rebecca Hagelin -- Talk about your risky schemes. All we hear from opponents of President Bush's proposal to let workers put some of their Social Security money into Personal Retirement Accounts more…

Bloodshed or Big Macs?

by David Hackworth -- Modern American war is as easy to script as a B movie. First, finger the villain and hype a "clear and present danger" via relentless forget-the-facts spin; next, more…

'Merry Christmas': There, I said it!

by Barbara Simpson -- Hey gang, I hate to disrupt the secularism, but I think there's some reminding necessary. The name of the holiday is Christmas. As in Christ. As in Jesus. more…

Hollywood ingrates

by Doug Powers -- Every morning on Dec. 25, my kids get up so early that roosters register a complaint with the police department. The giddy mob, eager to start ripping open more…

2003: A year of wars?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- With the president and Secretary Powell joining the British in declaring Iraq to be in breach of U.N. resolutions, all indicators point to a winter war. Though 60 more…

The King of Christmas

by Vox Day -- I love everything about Christmas. The white snow, the rainbow of lights and the dawn vision of presents piled under the tree. It is a happy time for more…

America has become Middle Earth

by Kyle Williams -- This week, I saw the next movie in the blockbuster trilogy of "Lord of the Rings." "The Two Towers," I must say, is better than the first one: more…