Now's the time for U.S. to get out of U.N.

by Henry Lamb -- The United States is approaching the moment of decision in its relationship with the United Nations. Whether the bloated, corrupt world body fades, as did the League of more…

Could democracy emerge north of border?

by Ted Byfield -- When the framers of Canada's constitution, which was in fact an act of the British Parliament, met back in the 1860s to decide how the country would be more…

On GOP spokesmen and the porn star

by Les Kinsolving -- On June 1 at the daily White House news briefing: "Les , that's another one I'm just not going to get into dignifying." Presidential Press Secretary Scott McClellan more…

'Fixing' intelligence

by Gordon Prather -- By now, all members of the Commission on the Intelligence Capabilities of the United States Regarding Weapons of Mass Destruction ought to have fallen on their swords. Why? more…

Durbin's concern stops at abortion clinic door

by -NO AUTHOR- -- In 2003, when the U.S. Senate voted overwhelmingly to ban the barbaric "procedure" known as partial-birth abortion, Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., voted "nay." Earlier, Durbin had tried to more…

Schiavo autopsy an Orwellian masterpiece

by -NO AUTHOR- -- George Orwell once wrote, "If thought corrupts language, language can also corrupt thought." The recent release of the Pinellas County autopsy of Terri Schiavo is a clear and more…

Bush's impeachable offense

by -NO AUTHOR- -- No one can accuse President Bush of failing to understand "the vision thing" or of acting indecisively. For example, he has formulated a strategy in the War on more…

Kraft's 'Gay Games' PR debacle

by Jerry Falwell -- Kraft Foods, the maker of "the world's favorite foods," has found itself in the middle of a public-relations nightmare after its corporate leadership decided to sponsor the Gay more…