Too bad, Mrs. Toogood, we're taking your kids

by Ilana Mercer -- Had I been caught on camera administering an admittedly vigorous hiding to my daughter, my first instinct would be to flee much like Madelyne Gorman Toogood did. Toogood's more…

Jesus no! Satan yes!

by Hal Lindsey -- Students and parents have to prepare in advance for the inevitable lawsuits that immediately follow any effort to form a Bible club at a public school. Such a more…

2 cheers for Jim McDermott

by Ellen Ratner -- Prof. William Ian Miller, in his book "The Mystery of Courage," notes that of the many different forms of courage, two have always stood out as especially admirable: more…

A New York tale: Life goes on in this vibrant city

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- My friend "Jon" was thrilled; after 15 years struggling to keep his East Village neighborhood's vest-pocket park from being destroyed, bricked over, and made into high-rise housing by more…

The self-immolation of the infantile left

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Threatening to shut down the city, the People's Strike of the Anti-Capitalist Convergence Alliance stormed into this capital city last week – and went directly to jail without more…

Thompson spared Torch

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON – Not long after GOP Sen. Fred Thompson opened his Chinagate hearings in July 1997, his office received an anonymous package. The manila envelope contained dirt on more…

Let's talk before we shoot

by David Hackworth -- War is a deadly serious business. If you have any doubts, ask the families of the fighters who either didn't come home or came back hurting. It should more…

The losing record of cohabitation

by Rebecca Hagelin -- Recent figures show that more than half of all couples who plan to get married live together first. No wonder today's divorce rate is so high. The numbers more…

Hollywood's silence on Israel

by Dennis Prager -- Is there an issue that some Hollywood star – director, producer, actor, actress – has not publicly commented on? It's hard to name one. Producer-director Rob Reiner has more…

Politically correct battlefields?

by Les Kinsolving -- In one of the most incredible of all the cover stories in its 62-year history, U.S. News and World Report, in its Sept. 30 edition, has published the more…