Choosing between friends

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Ariel Sharon is now contemplating annexation of half of the West Bank. So The Washington Times reports, and so Israel's Foreign Minister confirms. And if Sharon is that more…

Does Israel belong to the Jews?

by Joel Miller -- Ask a group of Christians why they support Israel's efforts against the Palestinians and you'll probably hear back that Jews hold the deed to the dirt. God gave more…

Nexus of evil

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Perhaps the clearest sign that the world has changed since Sept. 11 is the level of criticism that the United States has had to endure even from long more…

Fire Tom Ridge

by Joseph Farah -- It's been seven months since President Bush appointed former Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Ridge to head the new Office of Homeland Security. Is the nation any more secure? I more…

Gun bias continues in California

by Jon Dougherty -- It's no secret that lawmakers in California are some of the most paranoid, anti-gun zealots in the nation. A recent state Supreme Court decision solidifies that claim to more…

Give Saudi Arabia a chance

by Ellen Ratner -- To walk a mile in another person's shoes before passing judgment – this is true American wisdom. Well, I've just walked a mile – actually, about 7,000 miles more…

Reform hypocrisy

by David Limbaugh -- It never did ring true when campaign finance reformers said their primary motive was to reduce corruptive money in politics. But reports of Democratic plans to exploit loopholes more…

'Paul, Paul, Paul!'

by Bill O'Reilly -- Editor's note: Purchase a copy of Bill O'Reilly's new book, "No Spin Zone," autographed and personalized, and receive a free "No Spin Zone" bumper sticker and a free more…

Gold mining stocks:
The next big thing

by Doug Casey -- Gold mining stocks are an extremely leveraged way to play the gold price. But it's not, unfortunately, quite that simple. As a business, mining is about the worst more…