Fueling the oil debate

by Jude Wanniski -- To: Sen. Phil Gramm, R-Texas, chairman,        Senate Banking Committee From: Jude Wanniski Re: Two dollars a gallon I know you have hooted at the idea that more…

Why college?

by Llewellyn Rockwell Jr. -- What has mass higher education done for us? The standards at universities have slipped to lower and lower levels, as shown by a new Roper survey of the more…

A nation of 'little Hitlers?'

by Craige McMillan -- "We cannot reject ourselves and love God. When the breach in the human soul that is self-rejection remains unhealed, the individual, and thereby society, is open to all more…

Crime and punishment

by Joseph Farah -- On April 11, 1989, Terry Joe Windham, on probation for burglary and vandalism, decided to commit a murder to see what it felt like. Windham's victim was 16-year-old more…

Wolf in Republican clothes

by Tanya K. Metaksa -- What a phenomenon! A Republican United States senator is the beneficiary of the get-out-the-vote efforts of one of the most liberal Democratic congressmen in Michigan. John McCain, who more…

Civilization's three powers

by J.R. Nyquist -- Civilization is made up of three powers. These are state, church and culture. The state exists for defense. The church exists to nurture the spirit. The culture, in more…

Saving (ha ha) Social Security

by Jude Wanniski -- To: Ross Perot From: Jude Wanniski Re: Hoarding the Surplus There are persistent rumors that you believe Arizona Sen. John McCain is just what the doctor ordered if more…

America, the mind-controlled

by Jon Dougherty -- Though the title of this column may suggest it, this is not a rant against the establishment media, though they certainly have a role here. Rather, this column more…

Feeding the dragon

by Charles Smith -- On Monday, China issued a so-called white paper titled, "The One-China Principle and the Taiwan Issue." In effect, China openly declared that the "motherland" will rescue its long more…

The New Media's revolutionary opportunities

by Joseph Farah -- I got hooked on daily newspapering like a lot of folks in my generation because of Watergate. In Watergate, we saw two lowly reporters for the Washington Post more…