A conservative Thanksgiving

by Doug Powers -- As Thanksgiving rapidly approaches and our stomachs start digging a foxhole to prepare for the barrage of incoming turkey, let us pause to give thanks for some of more…

Where intolerance is a virtue

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- The meeting of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops has just ended. Dominant issue: How to cope with the gravest crisis in its history, the scandal caused by more…

Uncle Sam, Big Brother

by Kyle Williams -- There are two worlds we have been concerned about in recent history. One is the world that George Orwell created in his novel, "1984." A world where the more…

Kicking Uncle Sam off the ranch

by Henry Lamb -- Letters from readers are always helpful. The feedback provides a way to measure how readers feel about the issue raised. Here is a question that several readers raised: more…

UNSC authority denied

by Gordon Prather -- As did President Clinton before him, President Bush has been searching for a rationale for removing Saddam Hussein from power. Last month, Congress formally authorized the president "to more…

Who's afraid of Harry Potter?

by Cynthia Grenier -- What is it with all these folks who are having such a mad hissy fit over the very existence of J.K. Rowling and her Harry Potter series devoted more…

Gagging expression

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Recently, the board of governors at the University of West Virginia voted to lift restrictions that had been placed on the free speech and expression of students on more…

New Los Alamos scandal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Whistleblowers have revealed a new scandal at the nation's premier nuclear weapons laboratory. As first reported in Energy Daily, unidentified whistleblowers have charged Los Alamos National Laboratory officials more…

Ford would've been better choice

by Ellen Ratner -- Last week, my advice for the Democratic Party was a paraphrase of Horace Greeley: "Go Left, Young Man!" This week, I want to suggest something paradoxical: The Democrats more…

Why gun control works, Part 2

by Jon Dougherty -- Editor's note: Much of the material contained herein can be credited to Michael Z. Williamson, creator of an ongoing and ever-lengthening list of gun truths.Last week, I wrote, more…