Shots in the dark

by Vox Day -- The recent decision of Washington, D.C., officials to pursue parents who refuse to vaccinate their children with fines and even jail time makes sense in a twisted sort more…

Every child needs a father

by Ellen Makkai -- But don't remind Rosie O'Donnell, Calista Flockhart, Jodie Foster, Melissa Etheridge or Diane Blood. They had no husbands on the horizon but yearned to exercise those mommy muscles. more…

Limiting political speech

by Jerry Falwell -- The U.S. House of Representatives has sent shock waves through the pro-life and religious communities after passing the Shays-Meehan campaign finance "reform" legislation. The vote was 240-189, with more…

Wandering in the wilderness

by Henry Lamb -- Our governments – federal, state and local – have bought into a concept of land-use management that violates the principles of freedom enshrined in our Constitution. This land-use more…

Clear Skies, but no carbon dioxide cap

by Gordon Prather -- Well, there's little joy in Eco-wackoville tonight. President Bush just announced his Clear Skies Initiative. He does intend to further reduce power-plant emissions of the two worst air more…

Gagging freedom

by Kyle Williams -- On Thursday, Feb. 14, 2002, at 2:42 a.m., the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Shays-Meehan Bipartisan Campaign Finance Reform Bill (HR 2356). The bill is mainly described more…

Oil, war and productivity

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Editor's note: This article is the first of three adapted from the keynote address given at the annual shareholders’ meeting of Talbert Fuels, Inc. on Dec. 3, 2001.There more…

Reality education:
Guns and sex

by Ellen Ratner -- Hate may not be a family value, but I have to admit that there are still a few things that I hate. Here are the two that top more…

Killer words

by Joe Kovacs -- Strange as it may seem, a Texas man by the name of Thomas Mitchell was convicted this week of shooting his girlfriend because he thought she was about more…

Time to point some fingers

by Jon Dougherty -- In April, the House and Senate intelligence committees will join forces to hold hearings into how the U.S. government, with its vast resources, could have possibly missed warning more…