Goodbye, Barry Goldwater

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "Bush Plans $1.5 Billion Drive for Promotion of Marriage" ran the headline in the New York Times. The story told of how Bush aides were "planning an extensive more…

What 'full-time' means

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…

Hawkeye droppings: Cleanup time for Iowa

by Doug Powers -- Iowa's nickname of the "Hawkeye" state is thought to either have been first applied by a newspaper writer as a tribute to Chief Blackhawk, or some think it more…

Reflections on Martin Luther King

by Star Parker -- Men and women who have made a mark on history remain under endless scrutiny – and the writing and re-writing of their history. Were they good? Evil? Great? more…

I have a dream, too

by Joseph Farah -- I have a dream that America will return to its heritage of freedom. But before that dream is realized, we've got to stop miseducating kids at every turn. more…

Thanks, George

by Barbara Simpson -- If I hear once more what a "compassionate country" we are, I'm going to throw up. Beltway conservatives have taken the "compassionate conservative" moniker much, much too seriously more…

Relying on the word
of 'little birds'

by Gordon Prather -- A year ago, the Iraqis insisted that they didn't have a secret uranium-enrichment program or a nuke development program. Did we believe the Iraqis? No. A year ago, more…