October, Surprise!

by Melanie Morgan -- This presidential election has already been punched by the October Surprise. It came on us like a plague that has been festering on Wall Street and in the more…

Vote for Obama if …

by Jane Chastain -- Vote for Barack Obama if ... you want to pay higher taxes. Obama is claiming that he will not raise taxes on individuals making less than $200,000 per more…

The stupidity of 'smart guns'

by Phil Elmore -- A recurring socio-political problem that plagues our advanced industrial society is that of technology as panacea – the idea that technology in and of itself, invoked in some more…

Where are Scalia's intellectual children?

by Ellis Washington -- Last week, on Oct. 2, Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia became the inaugural speaker of the Herbert W. Vaughan Lecture Series at Harvard Law School. His subject, "Methodology more…

Dr. Dobson's missed opportunity

by Ron Strom -- Dr. James Dobson, a long-time champion for moral clarity and truth in our culture, has passed up a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to lead our nation out of the death more…

Roots' fraud sets standard for Obama's

by Jack Cashill -- Writing has something in common with golf: to succeed at either requires a God-given talent and a great deal of hard work. And yet America is asked to more…

Big Brother is licking his chops

by Ernest Istook -- America's liberals are gleefully pounding nails into Ronald Reagan's coffin. His life is beyond their reach, but his legacy is not. Their goal is to destroy that legacy more…

The left's contempt for elections

by Craige McMillan -- There is a single trait that has been shared by leftist governments throughout history. Do you know what it is? Think Putin's resurrected USSR, China's communist leadership, the more…

In defense of 'the rich'

by Larry Elder -- So, what do "the rich" pay in federal income taxes? Nothing, right? That, at least, is what most people think. And Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama wants to more…