Attacks on the rule of law

by Walter Williams -- Politicians, lawyers, assorted rascals and do-gooders are rapidly undermining our common-law rules of torts, while the rest of us either applaud their efforts or are indifferent. Michael I. more…

Bush's flawless convention

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON -- Overlooked in all the wailing, loudest among conservatives, over the GOP's Clintonesque stagecraft in Philly is George W. Bush's impressive leadership skills. Show me a strong more…

Activists in the newsroom

by Joseph Farah -- There's an indelicate old newspaper saying that summarizes succinctly the way the industry traditionally viewed the issue of personal and journalistic conflicts of interest. The curmudgeonly city editor more…

Read my lips:Steve Forbes!

by Jude Wanniski -- To: George W. Bush From: Jude Wanniski Re: Forbes at Treasury My congratulations, George, on your nomination as the Republican presidential candidate, your choice of Dick Cheney as more…

Who do you trust?

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- My buddy ArtemisBabe and I had deliberately, incendiarily, dressed ourselves all in black, like the notorious Black Bloc brigade, those transcontinental traveling anarcho-troublemakers. This was Mid-RNC-week in Philly. more…

Military readiness in toilet?

by David Hackworth -- Retired Army Gen. Norman Schwarzkopf says U.S. military readiness sucks. Louis Caldera, U.S. Army headman, says this ain't so -- Stormin' Norman's "flat-out wrong." Both men are alumni more…

Conservative's choice

by Samuel Blumenfeld -- The Republican convention was really the main event of this political season. It was the long-awaited test for George W. Bush to see if he has what it more…

Open letter to Gen. Colin Powell

by Lenora B. Fulani -- Dear Gen. Powell, I saw your speech at the Republican Convention last week. Like many Americans, I was touched by it. Providing leadership means insisting that we look more…

Politics of brotherly hate

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Call it ... New York Times disease. Every pol in the U.S. seems to want to weigh in on how race is "lived in America" by talking about more…

Bush's military statements the lie of the week?

by Jon Dougherty -- Unless you've been living under a rock, you've no doubt heard for years now that the military is suffering readiness problems under the Clinton administration. Because of stupid, more…