Patterns of black excellence

by Walter Williams -- Most people know the tragic state of black education today. We know that billions of dollars are spent on federal government programs such as No Child Left Behind more…

McCain is not a 'maverick'

by Joseph Farah -- maverick: 1. an unbranded animal, esp., a strayed calf  2. a person who takes an independent stand, as in politics, from that of a party or group John more…

A military jury rejects Bush's rule of law

by Nat Hentoff -- When U.S. District Judge James Robertson cleared the way for the Guantanamo Bay trial by a military commission of Salim Ahmed Hamdan – the first American war-crimes trial more…

McCain's boots defeat Obama's suits

by Benjamin Shapiro -- A man, they say, can be judged by his friends. If that's the case, then Barack Obama can surely be judged by George Clooney. The UK Daily Mail more…

The Russians are coming!

by Craig R. Smith -- "Russia sent more tanks, troops and rocket launchers in the breakaway Georgian region of South Ossetia this morning amid fears that it is planning a new front against more…

A Catholic case against Barack

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- In the Pennsylvania primary, Barack Obama rolled up more than 90 percent of the African-American vote. Among Catholics, he lost by 40 points. The cool, liberal Harvard Law more…

John Edwards' brand of moral insanity

by Joseph Farah -- Do I believe John Edwards when he denies he fathered a love child while his wife battled terminal cancer? No. The simple reason for my disbelief is that more…

A stage fit for Obama's rock-star ego

by Les Kinsolving -- "Obama to accept nomination at Bronco's stadium," the Washington Post headline read. "Obama's campaign shifts to a bigger stage for his big night," stated the New York Times. more…

Owing dad money 'twists you up inside'

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, My husband works very hard, and he makes $25,000 a year. We've got $21,000 in credit card debt, plus ongoing medical bills for our special-needs child. more…