Cuba under Raul still a prison

by Nat Hentoff -- American advocates of more "constructive" relationships with Communist Cuba have been heartened by Raul Castro's permitting Cubans actually to buy – for the first time, if they can more…

Fathers and sons: The last martini

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- In the spirit of Father's Day, let's celebrate dads. Mine, for taking me fishing, even though I threw everything back. Someone else I know slightly – a local more…

Are Americans pro-slavery?

by Walter Williams -- Let's do a thought experiment asking whether Americans are for or against slavery. You might say, "What are you talking about, Williams? We fought a war that cost more…

Of bullies and appeasers

by Burt Prelutsky -- Recently, President Bush made a few derogatory remarks about appeasers while addressing Israel's governing body, the Knesset. Over there, his comments earned him a nice round of applause, more…

Dentists who prey on children

by Joel Hesch -- I don't know about you, but just mentioning the word dentist makes my stomach churn. The sound of a dentist's drill sends shivers down my spine. One of more…

Immorality on the offense

by Judge Roy Moore -- "Right of privacy," "my body, my choice" and "live and let live," are trite phrases that are commonly used by those in our society who wish to live more…

Same-sex marriage through history

by Joseph Farah -- The thing that hath been, it is that which shall be; and that which is done is that which shall be done: and there is no new thing more…

The 'pregnant man' freak show

by Benjamin Shapiro -- The media seem bizarrely obsessed with the story of "Thomas Beatie," aka Tracy Lagondino. Beatie, a woman who legally changed her sex to "male," retained all of her more…