Open letter to the Chicago Tribune Company

by Les Kinsolving -- MEMORANDUM TO: The Chicago Tribune Company, Chicago, Ill. Dear Friends, You recently purchased the daily newspaper called the Baltimore Sun, whose logo advertises "Light for All." In the more…

Generals, talk to your sergeants

by David Hackworth -- Seasoned combat vets in Iraq are spoon-feeding the newbies from green units as they pour in for their one-year stint in the "sandbox." They're sharing the tricks of more…

Save people – not the system

by Star Parker -- Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan recently raised eyebrows when, in Capitol Hill testimony about the federal budget, he suggested we need to cut Social Security benefits. The chairman's more…

Sudan cries rape

by -NO AUTHOR- -- As he began speaking, Majok lowered his small coca-colored eyes and stared intensely at the ground. It was the summer of 2002, and I had just flown thousands more…

Stern measures

by Michael Ackley -- Editor's note: Michael Ackley's columns may include satire and parody based on current events, and thus mix fact with fiction. He assumes informed readers will be able to more…

The many faces of John Kerry

by Joseph Farah -- It's hardly news that politicians tell people what they want to hear. But John Kerry has taken this art form to new levels of outrageousness. Whether he gets more…

Brutal, bloody and sublime

by Barbara Simpson -- Mel Gibson's new film, "The Passion of The Christ," is clear proof: The critics are full of it. Nooooo – not that word! What they are full of more…

Divorcing the State

by Vox Day -- It was not until relatively recently, in historical terms, that marriage was considered the legitimate business of state government, still less the federal government. Prior to 1987, in more…

Greenspan's grim diagnosis

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- The job of the chairman of the Fed, it used to be said, was to take away the punch bowl just as the party got going good. Last more…