Trusting in the people comes of age

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A recent single-panel cartoon in The New Republic has the heading: "The preceding 22 years. A synopsis." Below, a caricatured President Reagan stands in the left of the more…

Wanna buy a bridge?

by Barbara Simpson -- Am I being cruel? Consider this: If the twins joined at the head had been diagnosed via prenatal care in this country, the mother would have been advised more…

Thank you, Mel Gibson

by Joseph Farah -- I took my older children to see "Signs" last weekend. I went with high expectations. I loved the previews. It looked like it was going to be a more…

It's on!

by Vox Day -- This is not a column in support of the notion of invading Iraq – nor is it intended to criticize any such invasion. As any student of military more…

The importance of remembering

by Samuel Blumenfeld -- There has been much discussion about how we should commemorate the awful attack on America on Sept. 11, 2001, in which Islamic terrorists killed some 3,000 Americans, destroyed more…

Congress' vacation from duty

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- To see members of Congress smiling behind President Bush, as he signed the "fast track" law by which Capitol Hill surrenders all rights to amend trade treaties, is more…

Distance, not access, essence of romance

by Michael Medved -- Nearly everyone comments about the de-emphasis on romanticism in contemporary culture, but few commentators come to terms with an explanation for the phenomenon. Lee Bockhorn, associate editor of more…

Reminders of home

by -NO AUTHOR- -- It's hard to forget the trouble at home in Israel – even 6,000 miles away. On a trip to visit family in Seattle, a city where I spent more…

Bring back the draft!

by Ellen Ratner -- I can't stand Saddam Hussein, the self-styled neo-caliph of the Arab street. He's a people-gassing, dissident-crushing, Kurd-killing war criminal of the worst kind – a fiend whose personal more…

Cliff of destruction

by Kyle Williams -- What is one of the single greatest problems facing our nation today – and what is the solution? In my upcoming book, I cover societal dependence on government. more…