Who is Issam Fares?

by Joseph Farah -- Have you ever wondered why government officials take certain actions in spite of common sense, U.S. interests, even their own stated policy positions? For instance, I have wondered more…

Heroes amidst the scandal

by Ellen Ratner -- This week, 58 Boston-area Catholic priests did more to emulate the moral courage of the early church fathers (and mothers) than anything the American Catholic bishops have done more…

The bogus anti-Muslim hate-crime wave

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Did vengeful Americans unleash an orgy of anti-Muslim violence in the wake of 9-11? You'd think so to judge by the media coverage that followed the recent release more…

A day to remember

by Harry Browne -- This Sunday, Dec. 15, should be a national holiday. No, it's not Earth Day, or Martin Luther King Day, or Flag Day, or Beat-Up-Some-Third-World-Country Day. It's Bill of more…

McPaper on investing

by Doug Casey -- I've sometimes been accused of being easily amused, but that has never extended to actually buying a copy of USA Today – unquestionably the worst paper in existence more…

Christians and the Church

by Craige McMillan -- St. Peter was giving the very newest arrivals to heaven the grand tour. "Now be very quiet," he cautioned them as they prepared to go through the back more…

The sword of Jesus

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Editor's note: From 1907 through 1925, Harold Bell Wright was the best-selling author of fiction in the world. He wrote eight books that sold over 1 million copies more…

The 'settlements' issue

by Joseph Farah -- Once again, we're hearing that awful word again in the context of the Middle East debate. "Settlements." That's what the conflict is all about, we're being told. That's more…

Our greedy Congress

by Jane Chastain -- Shortly after the White House announced that President Bush planned to give federal workers a 3.1 percent pay raise next year – in line with the private sector more…