Hopelessness causes crime

by Ellen Ratner -- Sen. Mary Landrieu spent the greater part of last week fighting for increased funding for victims of Hurricane Katrina. New Orleans has turned into the Wild West. Red more…

Golden State to rewrite dictionary

by Michael Ackley -- Editor's note: Michael Ackley's columns may include satire and parody based on current events, and thus mix fact with fiction. He assumes informed readers will be able to more…

Woozles in the name of protecting women?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The Gender Warriors have discovered the perfect wedge issue, one that carries raw, visceral appeal with liberals and conservatives alike, and to a large swath of the American more…

3 classical views on government

by -NO AUTHOR- -- "There are many of them [aristocracy], but only one of us!" – Beethoven (to poet Goethe) I recently viewed a wonderful book of the complete works of Dutch more…

It's how you look at things

by Greg Laurie -- Greg Laurie is the author of 12 inspirational books, which are available online.I recently read an article in USA Today about how people view or see God. The more…

Today's NAACP symptom of black problems

by Star Parker -- Bruce Gordon, who has resigned as president of the NAACP, got a crash course in the difference between the world of politics and the world of business. The more…

North American Union: Fact or fiction?

by Henry Lamb -- Reaction to reports about a possible North American Union have been robust, to say the least. Reaction from a few conservative pundits is way beyond robust, nearing the more…

Praise the appeals court
and pass the ammunition

by Joseph Farah -- When was the last time you remember good news out of Washington? Yet, that's just what we got yesterday in an amazingly and uncharacteristically common-sense decision by a more…

Conrad Black: Media mogul heads to trial

by Ted Byfield -- Hyped by full pages of preparatory newspaper coverage and copious advance billing on television, Canadians are set for what promises to be the biggest Canadian media event of more…