I spy, with my little eye

by Craige McMillan -- Perhaps no occupation so well reflects the human condition as espionage. Whether on the corporate, national, or individual level, woven into the fiber of the spy's existence are more…

Did Chinese fighter shoot at Navy plane?

by Jon Dougherty -- Tens of thousands of readers on Wednesday learned that our Navy EP-3E surveillance plane now sitting at a Chinese airbase may have been fired upon by a Chinese more…

China is right

by Llewellyn Rockwell Jr. -- The U.S. government has flipped its lid on this China spy plane mess. So have many commentators who are refusing to come to terms with some very obvious more…

China and the bean-curd tiger

by J.R. Nyquist -- More powerful than the dilapidated "former" Soviet Union! Able to reach the moon once upon a time! Look, up in the sky! It's a bird, it's a plane! more…

Friend or foe?

by Casey Brooks -- One of the definitions of a friend is "one who is not hostile." There are other definitions, of course, such as "attachment to one by respect or affection," more…

Judging Senate Democrats

by Thomas Jipping -- As important as President Bush's legislative agenda may be, he will soon begin creating his real legacy by sending judicial nominees to the Senate. The focus will then more…

Tax protesters: Patriots or scam artists?

by David Kupelian -- Almost 20 years ago, I interviewed a doctor who was challenging the Internal Revenue Service in court, defending himself, claiming that he was not required to file an more…

Demoralizing young blacks

by Walter Williams -- David Bell, Harvard law professor, counseled, "Black people will never gain full equality in this country." The late columnist Carl Rowan said, "Racism remains a terrible curse on more…

Weird medicine, poisonous perfection

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- Talk about killing ourselves softly! There's a venerable Buddhist saying, "In the poison is the medicine." Lately that's been interpreted literally, perhaps too literally, with a current medical more…

On spy plane, Beijing wants Bush to blink

by Don Feder -- When it comes to dealing with the growing menace of communist China, the present crisis is a crucial test for President George Bush. His handling of Beijing's illegal more…