Pernicious distortions

by Thomas Jipping -- Controversies over Bush nominees are not new, but are spreading beyond the judiciary or Cabinet departments to more obscure posts in far-flung bureaucratic ports of call. The media more…

Blame the guns

by Joseph Farah -- I guess it was inevitable that a few extremists would attempt, as they always do, to exploit the tragedy of the Washington, D.C.-area shootings to promote a new more…

It's only rock and roll, but it's brutal

by Bill O'Reilly -- In late June 1995, James Lewis, Nicholas Stroble and Christopher Bissey, all in their late teens, went looking for two girls from Bethlehem, Pa. One of the girls, more…

Belafonte – the real house slave

by Joseph Farah -- "There's an old saying," says Harry Belafonte. "In the days of slavery, there were those slaves who lived on the plantation and were those slaves that lived in more…

How to buy gold

by Doug Casey -- Gold is not necessarily a trading vehicle – it's a core holding. Buy it as privately as possible, put it away and forget about it. You can accumulate more…

The Beltway sniper as 'lone gunman'?

by Craige McMillan -- "The purpose of terrorism is to terrorize." -- Lenin That the Washington, D.C., Maryland and Virginia areas of our nation are terrorized by the "Beltway sniper" is not more…

Getting rid of the snipers

by Harry Browne -- As the Washington-area sniper (or snipers) continues to have fun at the expense of innocent victims and their families, why isn't anyone questioning the crime-control system that allows more…

Congress short-changing seniors on health care

by Medicine Men -- Congressional scandals come in two varieties. One involves criminality, malfeasance, dark and secret things. The other involves what they do legally – right out in the open – more…

What if Colin had attacked Harry?

by Larry Elder -- Singer-activist Harry Belafonte viciously lashed out at Secretary of State Colin Powell, calling Powell a house slave and a lackey to "master" George W. Bush. "You got the more…