Slamming the golden door

by Tanya K. Metaksa -- In 1939 Hitler was threatening to conquer Europe.; Many families, including many Jewish families, living in Europe at the time looked for refuge outside that continent. In May more…

The man who called market slide

by Joseph Farah -- I can't believe every news show and talk show and financial reporter in America is not knocking down Jude Wanniski's door. After all, everybody's still scratching his head more…

My Call on NASDAQ

by Jude Wanniski -- To: Larry Summer, treasury secretary From: Jude Wanniski Re: Lower the Capgains Holding Period As we no longer run in the same circles, Larry, you may not have more…

Final curtain for Zimbabwe?

by Anthony C. LoBaido -- When it comes to lamenting the sad fate gripping Marxist Zimbabwe -- once known as Rhodesia, the prosperous colony of Great Britain -- it is neither right nor more…

Power goes under-the-table

by Charles Smith -- The Export-Import Bank has often been accused of questionable lending practices. In 1994, Export-Import Bank lending practices were thrown out the window by the Clinton administration. Export-Import Bank more…

Let's debate but think straight

by Walter Williams -- I teach economic theory at George Mason University at the introductory, intermediate and Ph.D. levels. I admonish students that in the process of fooling others, it is not more…

The sell-out of the presidency

by Joseph Farah -- "Clinton administration scandals." The very phrase is almost a redundancy. Back in 1994, White House Associate Counsel Jane Sherburne compiled a task memo on nearly 50 separate scandals more…

Here comes big government -- again

by Jon Dougherty -- Did you know there was a clean water crisis in this country? I didn't either, but apparently there is; so much so, in fact, that our beloved Environmental more…

Littleton's secret history

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- Columbine just won't go away. The Colorado mountain town of Littleton seems gripped by perpetual after-shock. April 20th is the first anniversary of the Littleton massacre, when 12 more…

Elian and Eliza in Icy Waters

by Sarah Foster -- The year is 1850 or thereabouts, an early spring evening. In an inn by a riverbank a young woman is anxiously waiting for a boatman whom she hopes more…