Global Al and the Texas Panhandle

by Gordon Prather -- Vice President Al Gore, on the eve of the United Nations Millennium Mazola Party, committed the United States to the U.S.-Russia Plutonium Disposition Agreement. Aside from a slight more…

The last meow

by Richard Grenier -- Eighteen years is a long life for a cat. And it's an extraordinarily long life for a Broadway musical. Mind you, Broadway theatre critics didn't like "Cats" too more…

The government education monopoly

by Joseph Farah -- The people who control and run government schools -- or what some people mistakenly call "public schools" -- are working very hard to ensure they have no competition, more…

GOP whapped by gender gap?

by Linda Bowles -- Conservatives all over the nation are experiencing a dreadful deja vu. The fear spreads that women may once again carry the day for a Democrat. After all, it more…

Religious battle over abortion

by Jane Chastain -- While the presidential candidates are spending a lot of time on education, tax cuts and prescription drugs, the real hot-button issue in this campaign, as it has been more…

Subtracting the 4th Amendment

by Joel Miller -- Editor's note: This is the first of a two-part series on the drug war's detrimental effect of the Fourth Amendment. Part I focuses on the danger of drug-courier more…

Surfing coast to coast

by Judy Lowe -- We'll travel -- via Web -- from one coast to the other: Ellis Island, where so many of our ancestors set foot on U.S. soil for the first more…

Bush the pansy?

by Jon Dougherty -- Last week notable Republicans such as William Bennett began to criticize the campaign of George W. Bush, the party's anointed White House hopeful, because the Texas governor's tone more…

Bring back DDT

by Joseph Farah -- In the battle with West Nile virus, the Centers for Disease Control has called in the U.S. Army for help. Panic is spreading through the Northeastern United States more…