Buried truth

by Tanya K. Metaksa -- In response to last week's The Waco Phoenix I received an e-mail from a reader who suggested I remember that "Reno and Freeh didn't say anything about reopening more…

Wars and promises of wars

by Joseph Farah -- You don't have to listen very closely to the murmuring in Beijing to hear that China is virtually promising the world it will someday attack Taiwan in an more…

Waco: How the press failed

by Craige McMillan -- I'm always amused when one particular type of reader writes to me, asking how I know thus-and-such, as stated in my column of such-a-date. "What is your source?" more…

Cops know Clinton is phony

by Jon Dougherty -- It's taken nearly seven years, but it looks as though -- finally -- rank and file cops are ready to publicly call Clinton the hypocrite he is regarding more…

Russia's linguistic deception

by J.R. Nyquist -- Shortly after the Korean War broke out, Soviet dictator Josef Stalin published a curious little essay. It was not about the war that was being fought in the more…

Doomsday everyday?

by Henry Lamb -- If there's not a crisis -- invent one. This seems to be the philosophy of the Worldwatch Institute, whose latest "doomsday" forecast calls for an end to the more…

A non-nerd leaps to Linux

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Bill Gates, you've done it now. With the revelation of the latest -- and possibly worst! -- security hole secretly engineered into Windows, it's time for we who more…

Harry Truman had it right

by David Hackworth -- In 1947, at President Harry Truman's behest, a commission studying Universal Military Training unanimously recommended that every young man serve in our armed forces. But Congress, weary from more…

The green commandos

by Joseph Farah -- In March, 40 officers divided into 10 four-man teams swooped in with helicopters in a pre-dawn raid to seize six suspects in Dorchester County, Md. The principal suspect, more…

Police action, military style

by Jon Dougherty -- As a naval reserve corpsman, when I was still assigned to the Marine Corps for combat training, we performed many "assault" drills designed to hone our attack skills. more…