Bush's comic-book budget

by Ellen Ratner -- Do you like comic books? Ever read the funny papers? Well this year, the Bushies took a stab (actually, a machete) at producing a brand new federal budget, more…

Why libertarians support open borders

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Do property owners have the right to exclude immigrants from entering the U.S., because they can be considered invaders and criminal trespassers? That's the premise of several anti-immigration more…

Flagging moral confusion

by David Limbaugh -- President Bush told the audience at the National Prayer Breakfast that the heroes of Sept. 11 "were not confused about the difference between right and wrong. They knew more…

Water to the people

by -NO AUTHOR- -- In leaving hydropower out of its modeling of our national energy use as too inexpensive to use in planning, the federal government left the door wide open. Those more…

If it ain't broke …

by Gary Aldrich -- I worked inside the huge federal government for 26 years. My agency enforced federal laws about corruption and abuse that are always a part of large bureaucracies. The more…

Baxter death looks a lot like Foster's

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The death of J. Cliff Baxter, the former vice chairman of Enron, looks a lot like that of former White House Deputy Counsel Vincent W. Foster, Jr. Foster's more…

Violence against the soul

by Alan Keyes -- A recent California law intended to address violence against homosexuals has led to a serious controversy bearing on the first principles of American life and liberty. The claimed more…

Non-existent budget surpluses

by Harry Browne -- President Bush has sent Congress a $2.12 trillion budget. It might appropriately be titled, "We're All Big Spenders Now." Of course, neither President Bush nor members of Congress more…

Paging Doctor Strangelove …

by Medicine Men -- Twenty years ago, America was diagnosed with "Nuclear Fear." Specifically, a small claque of left-leaning shrinks and psychologists decided that anxiety over nuclear war was responsible for everything more…