When 'voluntary' means 'mandatory'

by Henry Lamb -- When the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced its new National Animal Identification System in 2005, it was scheduled to become mandatory in three phases: property registration by 2007; more…

Obsolete lawyers and IEDs

by Ellis Washington -- The first thing we do, let's kill all the lawyers. ~ Shakespeare, "Henry VI" (Part II) Desperate times calls for desperate measures. We as Americans may not always more…

Turn your enemies into friends

by Greg Laurie -- You may have some issues of genuine pain in your family. You've been wounded at some point – hurt deeply – by the people who should have loved more…

The secularists' fraudulent revolution

by Ted Byfield -- English-speaking Canada was given further evidence last week that an extraordinary change is taking place in Quebec. A whole generation of young people seems to be discovering that more…

Here's your amputee, atheists

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A national weekly news magazine recently featured a debate between atheist/author Sam Harris and author/pastor Rick Warren ("The Purpose Driven Life"). As part of his debate, Mr. Harris more…

How to limit home ownership for the poor

by Star Parker -- The Mortgage Reform and Anti-Predatory Lending Act of 2007 has passed out of Chairman Barney Frank's House Financial Services Committee. It's now headed to the full House for more…

Fablevision

by Pat Boone -- You remember the story of "The Emperor's New Clothes," don't you? The old guy himself was such a pompous fool that his tailors convinced him they had created more…

Gunmen storm high-security nuclear facility

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Pelindaba Nuclear Research Center An early morning attack by four gunmen who stormed and reached the emergency-response control room of a secured nuclear facility in South Africa has more…

It's Muhammed ... the musical

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The cartoonist who set off a round of Muslim protests after portraying the Prophet Muhammed as a dog in a drawing in a Swedish newspaper is working on more…