Sculpting a new image for Amtrak

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- Departures are never as joyous as arrivals. And so my 28-hour train trip on Amtrak's Crescent back to Philadelphia from New Orleans was more subdued than the ride more…

Celebration of liberty

by Walter Williams -- May 9 marks the 25th anniversary of the Washington, D.C., based Cato Institute. You say, "What's the Cato Institute?" Cato Institute is a free-market/libertarian think tank directed by more…

Sexism in Hollywood?

by Larry Elder -- Does sexism explain the "underrepresentation" of women in Hollywood? "If you look at the number of women working behind the scenes," said Martha Lauzen, a San Diego State more…

Forget Roe – What's his stand on cow-tipping?

by Ann Coulter -- The chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, Sen. Patrick Leahy, recently said: "To contend that [Miguel] Estrada, a young attorney with no judicial experience, is the only Hispanic more…

Appeasing terrorists

by Joseph Farah -- When the Israelis unilaterally withdrew their military forces from a thin corridor of Lebanon along its northern border two years ago, the terrorist world took notice. Hezbollah, the more…

Why gold rises when dollar sinks

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Editor's note: The following is a guest commentary from one of WND's sponsors, Kevin DeMeritt, president of Lear Financial. If you would like to learn more about investing more…

Iron sharpens iron

by David Limbaugh -- Should conservatives criticize Republican Party leaders or stand silent in the face of their repeated betrayal of principles? I have received a number of notes from people complaining more…

U.S.: Out of the Mideast!

by Joseph Farah -- It's time for the U.S. to disengage from the Middle East. I know this goes against all conventional wisdom. I know this sounds strange because all the professional more…

What Israelis are saying

by Dennis Prager -- I have just returned from a week in Israel. In addition to broadcasting my syndicated radio show, I also brought a crew to make a documentary on Israelis more…