Sen. Lott, image is important

by Star Parker -- Why hasn't a chorus of national conservative leaders asked Sen. Trent Lott to step aside as majority leader? The point is not to punish Sen. Lott, or figure more…

Victim of democracy

by Kyle Williams -- Ah, the smell of politics is in the air this Christmas season. Indeed, the now-infamous Sen. Trent Lott doesn't appear to be having a very merry Christmas, and more…

10-foot-tall Iraqis

by Gordon Prather -- For the moment, the warhawks' invasion plans have been stalled by Saddam's acceptance of U.N. Security Council Resolution 1441. The warhawks never expected that Saddam would allow the more…

Saudis' undeclared war on U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Today the currency markets are flirting with the U.S. dollar cash index at 103.80. The breakpoint to new lows for the dollar will occur when the index breaks more…

The obtuseness of Sen. Lott

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Let me start by quoting the now infamous remarks of Sen. Trent Lott at the birthday bash for Sen. Strom Thurmond: "I want to say this about my more…

Heroes amidst the scandal

by Ellen Ratner -- This week, 58 Boston-area Catholic priests did more to emulate the moral courage of the early church fathers (and mothers) than anything the American Catholic bishops have done more…

The bogus anti-Muslim hate-crime wave

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Did vengeful Americans unleash an orgy of anti-Muslim violence in the wake of 9-11? You'd think so to judge by the media coverage that followed the recent release more…

Old globalists never die

by Jon Dougherty -- Old globalists never die … they just keep getting reappointed. I was reminded of that last month when President Bush [re]appointed Henry Kissinger, a former national security adviser more…

Humpty Dumpty landed in D.C.

by Thomas Jipping -- Since, according to the media at least, there's no media bias, something else must explain the odd-ball things appearing in the paper lately. Just two days ago, for more…

Palestinian TV: 'Proud'
of our 'martyrs'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Palestinian television broadcast an interview with a mother who prayed during a pilgrimage to Mecca that her son would die fighting against Israel. The mother also launched into more…