Save Yosemite – now!

by Barbara Simpson -- It can literally take your breath away. It did to me, the first time. We were traveling the narrow road along the wild river through the canyon and more…

Is debt a big deal?

by Doug Casey -- The over leveraging of the U.S. government, corporations and consumers became a matter of popular concern in the '80s. In fact, the country's slide into debt has been more…

Countering the spin

by Ralph Reiland -- The Los Angeles Times provided a liberal spin on the Bush tax cut with an analysis by syndicated columnist Matthew Miller: "The tax bill was the big battle more…

WWII: Remembering the past

by Gordon Prather -- Well, Hollywood has reportedly made a blockbuster movie for those of you who aren't old enough to "Remember Pearl Harbor" If it's historically accurate – as it is more…

A girl's life in Communist China

by Cynthia Grenier -- Annie Wang has just finished her first novel in English. She has, according to her dust jacket, published several books in China, a country she left in 1993. more…

Smokescreen?

by Yaffah daCosta -- Sometimes, we get diverted from our main path, the one we are supposed to be on because of our honor and integrity, or a commitment that had been more…

Killing off the Ten Commandments

by Jerry Falwell -- People of faith across the nation were disheartened on Tuesday when the U.S. Supreme Court refused to hear an important case involving the display of the Ten Commandments. more…