Have gun (tragedy), will travel

by David Limbaugh -- Can you guess who made the following statement? "None of the gun control legislation under discussion in Congress would have prevented the purchase of weapons by shooters in more…

Bribing the Chinese with Jeeps?

by Charles Smith -- The guiding policy for the Chinese military is the so-called Chinese "16 Character Policy": Integrate the military with the civilian; integrate war with peace; give priority to weaponry; more…

Hurricane economics

by Llewellyn Rockwell Jr. -- You might have thought it was a bad thing that Hurricane Floyd caused loads of property damage, flooded whole towns, interrupted commutes, and generally mucked everything up. This more…

So many parties ...

by Linda Bowles -- It's time to party -- and as of right now, it appears there will be plenty of choices about which party to go to and with whom to more…

The Republican budget shell game

by Jane Chastain -- During the decades when Democrats controlled the United States Congress, Republicans referred to some of the sleight-of-hand that went on to get around budget constraints as "smoke and more…

EPA should go away

by Jon Dougherty -- There are many federal agencies that have long outlived their usefulness -- too many, in fact. But few demonstrate this better than the Environmental Protection Agency. The EPA, more…

Waging war on fat

by Joel Miller -- We moderns are terrifically good at inventing things: the ballpoint pen, automobile, microwave, H-bomb, microprocessor, space shuttle and the idea that Al Gore is some sort of ecological more…

Locate info on 300,000 companies

by Judy Lowe -- Corporate Profiles. Whether you want to find out more about a business because you're thinking of doing business with them, are interviewing for a job, or some other more…

How big institutions can fail

by J.R. Nyquist -- Today we live in the era of big government and big business. We confront the fact of gigantism in our most important institutions. Our media organizations are huge more…

Speech Control Inc.?

by Geoff Metcalf -- Winston Churchill once observed, "If you will not fight for right when you can easily win without bloodshed; if you will not fight when your victory is sure more…