National defense strategy mismatch

by Jon Dougherty -- Most Americans are not aware of this, but in the last decade our military forces have been drastically reduced. The most common excuse for this has been to more…

Demonic convergence, part 2: Into the mire

by Stuart Goldman -- Yes, yes. I know you've all been waiting with bated breath to hear about my "rebirthing session" alluded to in last week's column. Sorry gang, but you're just more…

Is income tax legal?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Editor's note: This is the first of a two-part series on the validity of the income tax. WASHINGTON -- Evidence strongly suggests that the 16th Amendment, which establishes more…

Where poverty persists

by Alan W. Bock -- President Clinton continued his building-a-legacy campaign this week with what Time magazine called his "tour of the poor,'' a quick swing by Mr. Feel-your-pain through the few stubborn more…

Independence Day, every day

by Alan Keyes -- No doubt because of the uproar that would have resulted from losing a day of vacation, this year's Fourth of July celebration was moved to July 5. One more…

Gun control = government control

by Joseph Farah -- The fact that racist-murderer Benjamin Nathaniel Smith was able to buy guns illegally is being used by gun-control enthusiasts as a rationale for more government regulation of firearms. more…

Turning the corner on liberal education policies

by Jon Dougherty -- While hypocritical liberals still remain in control over most of the nation's public education, there are key signs that cracks are occurring in the once impenetrable wall surrounding more…

Beyond prayer, part 2

by Craige McMillan -- Last week I suggested that many of us relate to God primarily in the role of Cosmic Nanny. Since He's been around for a very long time -- more…

Yeltsin parodies Clinton?

by J.R. Nyquist -- President Boris Yeltsin, in a recent interview in "Izvestia," denied the latest rumor about his presidency. According to this rumor, there exists a secret group in the Kremlin. more…

Carty slugs it out with Compromisin' Sam

by -NO AUTHOR- -- This is embarrassing, and you probably won't believe it anyway. But our little mid-nowhere town of Hardyville has one political throwback. This guy actually thinks that the way more…