Political courage – British-style

by Larry Elder -- The Republicans finally found a leader. Too bad he's a Brit. Daniel Hannan, who represents Southeast England in the European Parliament, stood up in that chamber and forcefully more…

And they said it wasn't a 'holy war'

by Erik Rush -- In the 2008 film "Traitor," U.S. Army Special Forces Staff Sgt. Samir Horn (Don Cheadle) is an engineering and explosives expert recruited by the U.S. government to infiltrate more…

Laptop use: Too much of a good thing

by Phil Elmore -- Have you ever spent 36 hours typing on a laptop? I have. Recently, while finishing a novel, I spent 36 hours straight working on a laptop computer. I more…

Ho-hum – the collapse of the dollar

by Joseph Farah -- One of the interesting things about the Internet news business is how you get to see which stories attract interest, attention and readership. Sometimes, you just never know more…

China and the U.S.: Till debt do us part

by Jane Chastain -- It's like a bad marriage. The U.S. and China are tied to each other in more than a trillion ways. For the time being, both endure this partnership more…

Why $4 gas will seem cheap

by -NO AUTHOR- -- One of the many economic trials and tribulations suffered by the American populace in 2008 was the runaway cost of oil. Remember paying nearly $4 a gallon for more…

The moral dilemma of today's statists

by Walter Williams -- Most of our nation's great problems, including our economic problems, have as their root decaying moral values. Whether we have the stomach to own up to it or more…