Joe Biden: Consummate political prostitute

by Erik Rush -- Sen. and Democratic vice-presidential nominee Joe Biden's declaration that the nation of Israel ought to "reconcile itself to the nuclearization of Iran" is tantamount to suggesting a woman more…

Partisanship is alive and well

by Ernest Istook -- What politicians say and what they seek are still very often different things. Even as presidential candidates promote "non-partisanship," the national political parties promote the very opposite in more…

President McCain's amnesty

by Joseph Farah -- With the nomination of vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin, the popular governor of Alaska, Republicans are feeling good about their chances of electing John McCain as president. I more…

How will God vote?

by Elizabeth Farah -- There is a teaching within the Christian community that God ordains all leaders who take political or religious office. The teaching goes like this: God is sovereign, which more…

The return of the 'male chauvinist pig'

by Jane Chastain -- There are times when the best man for the job is a woman, but simply being a woman is not enough. In the '70s, when radical feminists began more…

John McCain on abortion

by Joseph Farah -- Yes, there is no question about it, John McCain says he is pro-life. He says it any time he is asked. He says he is 100 percent pro-life. more…

Setting up blacks for failure

by Walter Williams -- Which serves the interests of the black community better: a black student admitted to a top-tier law school, such as Harvard, Stanford or Yale, and winds up in more…

Musicians on the dole

by Burt Prelutsky -- When Sen. Jesse Helms passed away, I wrote a piece in which I praised the man. Because he was a controversial figure, I assumed I would be hearing more…

Obama vs. Palin on value of babies

by Jill Stanek -- I now know what Barack Obama was thinking when he said he wouldn't want his daughters "punished with a baby" if they "ma[d]e a mistake" and had premarital more…