Obama's 'god of our many understandings'

by Dave Welch -- It was predictable and inevitable that President-elect Obama would have to placate his outraged GLBTQIA (Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning, Intersexed, Allies) base that was in an uproar more…

Contrasting Reagan and Obama

by Mychal Massie -- Inauguration Day is as much a day of new beginnings as it is a continuation of the old via an orderly transfer of power from one administration to more…

Free at last!

by Joseph Farah -- "Free at last. Free at last. Thank God Almighty, they're free at last!" That's how I am feeling today about the last-minute decision by President Bush to commute more…

Racism in the Big House

by Les Kinsolving -- Anh ("Joseph") Cao is that Vietnamese-American Republican from Louisiana who defeated the re-election bid of New Orleans Democrat William Jefferson. On July 30, 2005, the FBI videotaped Rep. more…

Republicans must turn down the Kool-Aid

by David Limbaugh -- It's going to take real courage the next four years for Republicans to swim against the tide and oppose Barack Obama – in whom so many have placed more…

Selling out our country to illegals

by Barbara Simpson -- San Francisco politicians have no connection to reality. In the midst of huge financial struggles for the city, the Board of Supervisors began issuing municipal identification cards last more…

Epic failures

by Vox Day -- A little more than three months ago, the debate was raging over the $700 billion Paulson Plan. And while there was never any doubt that House and Senate more…

Aesop revisited: A tax fable

by Michael Ackley -- Editor's note: Michael Ackley's columns may include satire and parody based on current events, and thus mix fact with fiction. He assumes informed readers will be able to more…