The Grand Family of America's birthday

by Doug Phillips -- If you were standing on the hallowed grounds of the James River for the 1807 Jubilee – the 200th birthday celebration of the founding of Jamestown and the more…

Mugabe, Mbeki, Maliki: They're our boys

by Ilana Mercer -- "Zimbabwe's Opposition Leader Is Seized," blared the New York Times. "Zimbabwe's police have launched a new crackdown on the opposition," the BBC chimed, decrying the arrest of Morgan more…

The mid-life crisis of the EU

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- The 50th birthday of the European Union, born in Rome in March 1957 as the European Economic Community or Common Market – of Germany, France, Italy, Belgium, Holland more…

Intimidation, or informed consent?

by Jane Chastain -- A young woman is driven to an outpatient surgery center by an older man. She looks frail and distraught. As the two approach the reception desk, her companion more…

New research agrees: Moms do it better

by -NO AUTHOR- -- How many tax-funded studies are needed before parents comprehend that farming their children's education out to strangers in institutional settings may be harmful to their kids' social skills? more…

'We support the troops' – but which ones?

by Craige McMillan -- "We support the troops" – Democrat party elected officials Let's unpack that phrase and take a look at how Democrats are supporting the troops. We'll remove the fancy more…

Demopublican presidential babble

by Robert Ringer -- When you are familiar with someone who has a disorder that makes it difficult for him to process abstract information, you begin to realize just how important abstract more…

Missile witnesses needed now

by Jack Cashill -- What prompts this column is an e-mail I received last week from a retired USNR commander and former TWA pilot, with whom I had had no prior contact. more…

Ethanol: Time to steer away

by Rebecca Hagelin -- Good news: President Bush and Congress have found an energy policy they can agree on. Bad news: They both want to expand the use of ethanol. This week, more…

Almost news

by Larry Elder -- Note to readers: The following column is intended as satire. This just in ... As family pets continue to die as a result of tainted pet food, congressional more…