There's no free lunch

by Walter Williams -- Each semester, I spend a few minutes explaining to my students, both graduate and undergraduate, the first and second laws of thermodynamics. Why? Mother Nature permits us to more…

Being a visionary

by Jude Wanniski -- Memo To: Paul Volcker, former chairman, Federal Reserve Board From: Jude Wanniski Re: Top of the mountain I've been thinking about the day I sat in your office more…

Bin Laden has won

by Joseph Farah -- I didn't think it was possible that U.S. Mideast policy could get any worse than it was under former President Clinton. I was wrong. It just got worse more…

Why this American now feels safer

by Daniel Pipes -- All four of the plane crashes on Sept. 11 occurred in the northeastern United States, where I live. According to the latest Newsweek poll, a massive two-thirds of more…

Awakening to reality

by Linda Bowles -- If talking about problems solved them, America wouldn't have any. Sometimes it takes a crisis to break a nation out of the rhetorical cycle. Sometimes it takes a more…

The Shaw Doctrine

by David Limbaugh -- Just what is it about the flag that certain journalists and academics find repugnant? How does expressing allegiance to it conflict with their so-called duty to be objective? more…

Vigilance for freedom's sake

by Jon Dougherty -- The vast majority of the American people are rightfully lined up behind President Bush and his administration as it prepares to fight global terrorism following a pair of more…

A time to choose

by Frank J. Gaffney Jr. -- Among the most memorable passages in President Bush's extraordinary address to the joint session of Congress on Sept. 20 was the challenge he posed to others around the more…

Why America has already lost the war

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Last Thursday, I realized that America had already lost the war. I came to the United States for four days for a meeting that was to have been more…

September 11: The Big Loser, the Big Winner

by Jane Chastain -- Where there are losers, there are winners and the big winner on September 11 definitely was not Osama bin Laden, the alleged mastermind of the terrorist attacks against more…