Border security follies

by Jon Dougherty -- Politicians, politicos, policy chiefs and agency heads have gone to great lengths to convince Americans that, since the devastating Sept. 11 attacks, border security around our perimeters has more…

Straight talk about reparations

by Ellen Ratner -- In the 1960s, if you wanted to upset "The Man," all you'd have to say was, "Burn, Baby, Burn!" Today, in our more material world, the hot-button race more…

The "no-whites-need-apply" caucus

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Editor's note: Buchanan's latest book is here! "The Death of the West" is an eye-opening expos? of how immigration invasions are endangering America. Both autographed and unautographed copies more…

Keeping perspective

by Thomas Jipping -- The Bush administration is already nearly 17 months old, and there's something for everyone to criticize. Major newspapers recently reported the disappointment of conservative leaders in this policy more…

The buck doesn't stop with Bush

by Larry Klayman -- Editor's note: The views expressed herein are the personal views of Larry Klayman.In recent days, new but predictable revelations about government incompetence and recklessness in the weeks leading more…

The lesson of al-Hudaybiyah

by Joseph Farah -- President Bush was quick to praise Yasser Arafat's pledges of reforms and elections to the Palestinian Legislative Council. My guess is that the administration didn't actually read a more…

Mr. Smith went to Washington

by Jane Chastain -- Recently, I watched "Mr. Smith Goes to Washington." The 1939 film, which was nominated for 11 Academy Awards and won the Oscar for Best Motion Picture Story, is more…

Defending our 'freedoms'

by Harry Browne -- We are told over and over again that the terrorists aren't upset with American foreign policy – it's our freedoms they can't stand. They want to destroy us more…

Israel's moral legitimacy

by Doug Casey -- How morally legitimate is the state of Israel? Of course, my own view is that the idea of the state – any state – is fatally flawed. Government more…

Clean up America's game!

by Medicine Men -- For many years now, a philosophical debate has raged over whether baseball or football is truly America's national pastime. In recent years, football seems to have won the more…