Ban violent movies, not guns

by John N. Doggett -- Six-year-old children killing their classmates in school. Co-workers and madmen executing friends and strangers. Everywhere we turn, it seems as though an epidemic of gun violence is exploding more…

N. Korea's secret nuke efforts

by Inside the Ring -- President Clinton indirectly confirmed this week that North Korea is continuing to secretly develop nuclear weapons. The confirmation appeared in a presidential memorandum authorizing $15 million for Korean more…

The real Bush-McCain split

by Llewellyn Rockwell Jr. -- What's really important in the Bush-McCain war is not religion, taxes, or campaign finance reform. The crucial issue, though it is hardly mentioned at all, concerns the use more…

Politics and the divine

by Craige McMillan -- As I write this, those of us in Washington State will have an opportunity to vote in the presidential primary election later today. Perhaps a quarter to a more…

If I only had a brain!

by -NO AUTHOR- -- There's a new online cognitive science resource called CogNet forming at MIT, and it's got everything: searchable full-text library (including several complete MIT Press books), community forums, job more…

Sticks and stones

by Tanya K. Metaksa -- Somehow the huge chasm between the lectures and classes on non-violent conflict resolution and real life grows wider and wider. Primary school children are suspended from school for more…

Update on the threat from Russia and China

by J.R. Nyquist -- Russia is quickly building up its military power. Troop mobilizations, rocket tests, the introduction of revolutionary new weapons, and Russia's continuing augmentation of its strategic metals stockpile tells more…

Get ready for global governance

by Henry Lamb -- Rarely is the term "global governance" heard on the evening news. When it does appear, the term "conspiracy theory" is usually in the context. While America is watching more…

Loral: Going to the Schwartz side

by Charles Smith -- In June of 1994, presidential aide and Democrat Party fund-raiser Mark Middleton received a letter from Loral Chairman Bernard Schwartz -- a million-dollar donor to the Democrat Party more…

Amadou Diallo and the race baiters

by Jon Dougherty -- Amadou Diallo, the West African immigrant who was shot by four New York City police officers last year, is dead -- and that is a tragedy. But there more…