Pelosi's great American con game

by Ernest Istook -- A great con game is being played out in Washington, D.C. The public is clamoring to open the spigot for American oil and gas. Drill Now. Drill Here. more…

Dreaming of Made in USA forever

by Roger Simmermaker -- Should we accept endless Chinese products and the resulting trade deficits or is it possible we can return to the days when American-made products were in greater supply more…

It's time Israel woke up

by Burt Prelutsky -- Because Dec. 7, 1941, was when the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor, FDR quite aptly called it a day that would live in infamy. For Israel July 15, 2008, more…

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…