The torture president

by Nat Hentoff -- Immediately after 9/11, Colin Powell said the terrorists were clearly engaged in a war on civilization itself. Soon after, as secretary of state, he prophetically warned the president more…

Million-dollar potholes

by Joel Hesch -- In heaven, the streets are paved with gold. On earth, we have to settle for asphalt. One construction company, however, recently tried to get its own a little more…

O Canada! A kinder, gentler nation

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- With more and more Americans moving to Canada seeking a kinder, gentler country, smarter leaders and better health insurance, my last trip to our nice neighbor nation to more…

Obama is no Jackie Robinson

by Walter Williams -- Some pundits ask whether America is ready for Obama. The much more important question is whether Obama is ready for America, and even more important is whether black more…

The Democrats' self-inflicted debacle

by Henry Lamb -- The Democratic National Committee displayed inexcusable arrogance when it adopted a rule that deprived the people of Florida and Michigan of their constitutional right to have their votes more…

My debate with an idiotic reader

by Burt Prelutsky -- A while back, I wrote an article in which I pointed out that for over 20 years Barack Obama has attended Chicago's Trinity United Church of Christ, whose more…

It's about ideology, not race!

by Samuel Blumenfeld -- Considering the fact that millions of white folks in 30 states voted for Barack Obama instead of Hillary Clinton ought to be proof enough that the American people more…

A politician without honor

by Benjamin Shapiro -- Politicians aspiring to the presidency are ambitious. It comes with the territory. But there are politicians with honor and those without honor. There are those who will do more…

Israel's No. 1 enemy

by Joseph Farah -- I've come to a dramatic conclusion. After covering the Middle East, after analyzing it for decades, after trying to make sense of the nonsensical, I really believe I more…