'Pedophile priests' and Boy Scouts

by David Kupelian -- "Pedophile priests." The phrase has such a great ring to it – for journalists, that is. It's hot, punchy (with that double-p alliteration) and short enough for headlines. more…

Vices are not crimes

by Ilana Mercer -- Darryl Strawberry is perhaps not a very savory character, but a criminal he is not. He has been classed – and hounded – as a criminal by a more…

RAMscam, Databacle or Geekgate?

by Hugh Hewitt -- Although California's elites are enjoying the latest of the many pratfalls of Gray Davis – truly the worst governor in the state's history – don't expect RAMscam to more…

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…

The case against Arafat and Riyadh

by Hal Lindsey -- What was intended to be the Israeli case against Yasser Arafat may also end up being a comprehensive indictment of Saudi involvement in Middle Eastern terror. Whether or more…