Chickens come home to roost

by Craige McMillan -- Hollywood and the music industry have for years now been telling us, "if it feels good -- do it!" They should be delighted, then, that fans have finally more…

Clinton makes tax-cut fumble

by Llewellyn Rockwell Jr. -- No one was surprised when Clinton vetoed the repeal of the marriage tax penalty as passed by the Congress. He promised to, from the outset. Still, from the more…

Arrogance rules among fed cops

by Jon Dougherty -- I don't know if you caught this headline on Wednesday, but in case you didn't, the Immigration and Naturalization Service is planning to "honor" its "heroes" who "stormed" more…

Going to Haiti in a hand basket

by Joel Miller -- Editor's note: This is the first of a two-part series on the (what else?) ongoing political troubles of Haiti. What, you expected something uplifting? People are often amazed more…

Renouncing Sam Colt

by Tanya K. Metaksa -- On a very, very hot humid day in August 1969 the Hall of the House at the Capitol in Hartford, Conn., was packed with hundreds of citizens. The 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…

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…

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…

Trustees of mankind's better destiny

by Alan Keyes -- Next week there will be a national "summit" meeting in Birmingham, Ala., to consider the state of the civil rights movement. It commemorates the anniversary of the racially more…

Guarding against the unthinkable

by Charles Smith -- During the Cold War, Russia used the former U.S. air base at Da Nang in Vietnam to fly occasional reconnaissance missions. The Russian "Bear" tracked U.S. Navy carrier more…