Public schools: The new red-light district?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- If you've driven through any large city (and many smaller ones), you've probably been exposed to what's called a "red-light district." It is a seedy, run-down area of more…

Teen-targeted XXX books

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Publishers Weekly calls it "A nasty, guilty pleasure." So what is this book filled with shocking profanity, characters guzzling alcohol and smoking cigarettes throughout, taking illegal drugs, glorifying more…

Killing consumers for the almighty dollar

by Joel Hesch -- Oxycontin Companies don't take responsibility for their actions any more – except when they fear that sales might be affected if they don't. Even when they do get more…

Black colleges outliving usefulness?

by Walter Williams -- The Lincoln Institute, a Washington-based black think tank, published an article titled "What Does the Future Hold for Historically Black Colleges?" in its September/October 2007 edition. It recalled more…

The light bulb – still a good idea

by Joseph Farah -- Have you ever noticed how we associate the light bulb with a good idea? I mean, what happens in a comic strip when a character gets a good more…

'Stimulus' is code for more bad spending

by -NO AUTHOR- -- When is $20 billion in pork-barrel spending not enough? Answer: When "preventing a recession" becomes an excuse for Congress to spend more. They just gave us a 3,417-page more…

Is Oprah a racist?

by Burt Prelutsky -- Michelle Obama, Oprah Winfrey, Barack Obama For nearly my entire life, I have been aware that there's no explaining a large segment of the population. For instance, even more…

Obama's 'present' danger

by Jill Stanek -- Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama The mainstream media makes much hay about conservatives being split between candidates, but none whatsoever about liberals being split – particularly abortion proponents. more…