Americans' contempt for the Constitution

by Walter Williams -- Dr. Robert Higgs, senior fellow at the Oakland-based Independent Institute, penned an article in The Christian Science Monitor (Feb. 9) that suggests the most intelligent recommendation that I've more…

The pulpit is responsible

by Dave Welch -- For thousands of years, prophets, priests and pastors have served as the voice of spiritual, moral, cultural and governmental accountability to the laws and sovereignty of God. The more…

If this is 'transparency' …

by Phyllis Schlafly -- President Barack Obama has indeed made history. His selections for his Cabinet and other top government offices make a mockery of his much publicized campaign promises to give more…

Finding a home for sex offenders

by Burt Prelutsky -- This morning, my hometown newspaper, the L.A. Times, carried the headline "Fixes in Jessica's Law Are Urged." The sub-head read: "Tight residency curbs on sex offenders can leave more…

Bishop Vicki: Why not share the pain?

by Les Kinsolving -- For a number of years, the Episcopal Diocese of New Hampshire has seen its bishop, the Rt. Rev. Vicki Gene Robinson, garner headlines from his speeches and sermons more…

Interview with Obama

by Ellen Ratner -- Tonight at 8 p.m., President Obama will hold his first major press conference as president of the United States. No duck and cover or dodge 'em – he's more…

Death by 1,000 porker cuts

by Doug Powers -- There should be nothing more disconcerting to Americans than seeing a bunch of politicians in a hurry. The president, Senate Democrats and a few falsely labeled "Republicans" are more…

Supplier of ideals

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…