No way to end a war

by Michael Evans -- For once, Hezbollah and the government of Lebanon that it controls did the right thing yesterday: They shot down a draft cease-fire resolution in the U.N. Security Council more…

The meaning of Connecticut

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "Joe, why are you doing this?" That is a question Joe Lieberman will hear again and again from old friends, as he mounts his "independent" campaign for the more…

Hey, Hollywood, what about liberal anti-Semitism?

by Larry Elder -- Assume, for the sake of argument, that Mel Gibson's drunken anti-Semitic tirade makes him an unrequited, unrepentant Jew-hater. Barbara Walters, co-host of the "The View," denounced Gibson. The more…

Our reluctance to punish evil

by Joseph Farah -- I noticed the other day that mass murderer Richard Ramirez, known as the "Night Stalker," had his death sentence upheld in California That doesn't mean a lot in more…

Conservatism triumphs over incumbency

by Hans Zeiger -- Congressional incumbency tends impermeable these days. Few incumbents are ever put out of office, largely because of special-interest politicking. Not that limiting campaign spending has solved that problem more…

Israel: Fighting back like its namesake

by Rabbi Shmuley Boteach -- The Israeli decision to respond forcefully to Hezbollah's assault on its soldiers and its citizens has been met with near-universal condemnation. The world is a lot more comfortable more…

Minimum wage: 2 visions, 1 reality

by Walter Williams -- There are decent people, without a selfish hidden agenda, who support increases in minimum wages as a means to help low-skilled workers, and there are other decent people, more…

Iran's long arm of terror

by Michael Evans -- Trying to frame the violence in Lebanon, we think of it as a small, disconnected terror regime that is no threat to the West. How wrong! Hezbollah is more…

Gibson on the rocks

by Burt Prelutsky -- I tried to ignore the contretemps over Mel Gibson's run-in with the law, but it was like trying to ignore the elephant in the living room. My friends more…