Stop playing the race card

by John N. Doggett -- Jesse Jackson accused the Green Bay Packers this week of firing coach Ray Rhodes because he was black. When I read this in the news, I thought that more…

Moscow-Beijing axis

by Inside the Ring -- The developing anti-U.S. alliance between Russia and China continues to grow. The Pentagon recently discovered a new area of alarming secret cooperation: nuclear weapons. The super-secret National Security more…

Do voters really prefer straight talk?

by David Limbaugh -- The conventional wisdom is that the electorate is weary of slick politicians and just wants candidates to tell the truth. These are lofty-sounding sentiments but I'm not convinced. more…

Understanding Russian strategy

by J.R. Nyquist -- The education of Russia's current leaders was thoroughly Communist. In other words, every subject that was taught in Soviet schools, including military schools, was permeated with the ideas more…

Our Father?

by Craige McMillan -- Of the world's major faiths, Christianity alone has the audacity to refer to the pre-existent, Creator-God of the universe as "Father." Yet even that familiar term is misleading. more…

Why they're worried in Washington

by Llewellyn Rockwell Jr. -- Two front-page events from this last week would appear to have nothing in common: 1) the merger of America Online and Time-Warner, 2) and a huge South Carolina more…

How taxes strangle free expression

by Joseph Farah -- The Chicago Defender is a historic, old black daily newspaper that will be closed this month -- because of the cold, calculating hand of intrusive, greedy government. Begun more…

Heaven at a discount

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The craze for pashmina, the super-soft cashmere that dominated the fall wish lists of fashionista-wannabes everywhere, has subsided to the point where pashmina wraps are seen more on more…

High caliber liars

by Tanya K. Metaksa -- In the past 30 days Y2K has been the leading media story. It has taken only one week for CNN to begin hawking its Y2K video of the more…

Red eye on marriage

by -NO AUTHOR- -- As a child growing up in New York, I, like every kid around me (that I knew of), had natural feelings for the opposite sex. When I saw more…