The high cost of openness

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The Energy Department recently declassified its fifth report to Congress on "inadvertent" disclosures of classified nuclear weapons information. For the past three years, classification experts have been scouring more…

WMD in Iraq? Don't ask

by Gordon Prather -- You remember Bill Clinton, don't you? The guy who bombed tents in Afghanistan, aspirin factories in Sudan and just about every Iraqi structure left standing after the Gulf more…

Gore's 'wrenching' legacy

by Henry Lamb -- Now that it has been thoroughly defined, there is no question that "smart growth" is incredibly stupid. Al Gore used his bully pulpit to popularize the term, and more…

Gun bias continues in California

by Jon Dougherty -- It's no secret that lawmakers in California are some of the most paranoid, anti-gun zealots in the nation. A recent state Supreme Court decision solidifies that claim to more…

Give Saudi Arabia a chance

by Ellen Ratner -- To walk a mile in another person's shoes before passing judgment – this is true American wisdom. Well, I've just walked a mile – actually, about 7,000 miles more…

Reform hypocrisy

by David Limbaugh -- It never did ring true when campaign finance reformers said their primary motive was to reduce corruptive money in politics. But reports of Democratic plans to exploit loopholes more…

Choosing between friends

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Ariel Sharon is now contemplating annexation of half of the West Bank. So The Washington Times reports, and so Israel's Foreign Minister confirms. And if Sharon is that more…

Does Israel belong to the Jews?

by Joel Miller -- Ask a group of Christians why they support Israel's efforts against the Palestinians and you'll probably hear back that Jews hold the deed to the dirt. God gave more…

Nexus of evil

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Perhaps the clearest sign that the world has changed since Sept. 11 is the level of criticism that the United States has had to endure even from long more…