Vanity & venality

by Burt Prelutsky -- Recently, there was an event held in Washington, D.C., for the purpose of honoring excellence in American journalism. (Stop laughing, I'm being serious.) And what's more, the keynote more…

McDonald's pay raise: Where's the beef?

by Bill Press -- No doubt, you were as impressed as I was to learn that McDonald's had voluntarily adopted a pay raise for employees in its fast-food restaurants. Hey, they're not more…

Libertarian anarchism's 'justice' problem

by Ilana Mercer -- To the extent the Constitution comports with the natural law – upholding the sanctity of life, liberty, privacy, property and due process – it is good; to the more…

What really is 'gun violence'?

by Jeff Knox -- When you hear terms like "gun violence" and "gun deaths," what do you think of? For most people, the first thought is of thugs waving guns and shooting more…

Sorry -- the Apostle John was not black

by Scott Morefield -- I don't have anything against black actors. In fact, some of my favorite actors are black, and I enjoy watching them in a tremendous variety of roles. From more…

The university is failing students in every respect

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Tribune Media Service) -- Modern American universities used to assume four goals. First, their general education core taught students how to reason inductively and imparted an aesthetic sense more…

10 ways Islamic Law forbids terrorism

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Truthdig) -- Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 21, has been convicted on all counts in the Boston Marathon bombings. Dzhokhar and his brother Tamerlan were from a mixed Chechen and Avar more…

Christians' long retreat in the culture war

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- The Republican rout in the Battle of Indianapolis provides us with a snapshot of the correlation of forces in the culture wars. Faced with a corporate-secularist firestorm, Gov. more…

A Harry predicament

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