Black-white dialogue? No thanks!

by Erik Rush -- Gratuitous and pretentious discussions sparked by the controversy surrounding presidential hopeful Barack Obama and his various racist cohorts have been suggested vis-à-vis blacks and whites needing to "come more…

Bill or Hill? Who really ran the White House?

by Jane Chastain -- In the Democrat primary, the question of experience keeps coming up. Should Hillary's White House experience count when it comes to the presidency? Yes, absolutely! That's because Hillary more…

Terri Schiavo's lifesaving legacy

by Nat Hentoff -- In 2001, the Schindler family – the parents, brother and sister of Terri Schiavo – formed the Terri Schindler Schiavo Foundation to try to save the life of more…

Absolut absurdity

by -NO AUTHOR- -- In an attempt to be "edgy," the Absolut Vodka manufacturer created an ad that hearkened back to the first Mexican Empire and included much of what is indisputably more…

Guns are in our blood?

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- Last week's column on carnage in our cities prompted this thoughtful, illuminating missive from Illinois attorney and novelist Robert Isham Auler, author of the forthcoming thriller "Keep and more…

The presidential-oath charade

by Walter Williams -- Do any of the prospective nominees of either party deserve respect from the American people? The answer partially depends on your knowledge, values and respect for the U.S more…

Obama: Race hustler with the best of them

by Burt Prelutsky -- Barack Obama gave a speech that his disciples compared favorably to the Gettysburg Address and the Sermon on the Mount, but which I thought came a lot closer more…

How to make April 15 rewarding

by Joel Hesch -- Deadlines strike fear into our hearts and force us into action. Perhaps the most notorious deadline is April 15, tax day. It is also one of the busiest more…