The Great Red Scare of 2001

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- Let us now consider the plight of the lowly red poinsettia plant, unfairly dissed and dismissed from public view for "religious connotations," by the Toxic Titans of Political more…

Inside the mind
of Yasser Arafat

by Fiamma Nirenstein -- It is reported that during Xavier Solana's last visit to the Middle East, he was asked what Arafat's intentions were. And that he said, "I'm a physicist, not more…

Kill the globo-cop biz

by David Hackworth -- The Christmas season's here once more. But for thousands of our defenders, the holidays are resounding with tramping boots in foreign lands, rather than yuletide caroling at home. more…

The priceless gift of freedom

by Hugh Hewitt -- Merry Christmas. I have never not been with family on Christmas. All of my 45 December 25s have been spent with those I am the closest to. So more…

Aunt Cupie's sugar cookies

by Jane Chastain -- Mired in the middle of this recession, it is quite likely that you are feeling a little sad today because you could not provide the material gifts of more…

The reason for the season

by Linda Bowles -- This year it has been difficult to get into the spirit of the year-end holidays. It has been almost impossible not to get emotionally captured by the high more…

Pocketbook morality

by Debbie Schlussel -- The more terrorist sympathizers change, the more they stay the same. At long last, the University of South Florida has fired Islamic Jihad's U.S. chief, Professor Sami Al-Arian. more…

Deadly drug-war chickens

by Ilana Mercer -- This is the age of bureaucratic free-association. The president stretches on a couch, his minions say "terrorism," prompting him to conjure from the recesses of his mind various more…

No equal rights for Christians?

by Michael Medved -- Why should a state capitol building – or any other public facility, for that matter – use Jewish religious symbols to celebrate the holiday season while offering no more…

Saving the Christmas child

by Rebecca Hagelin -- It's all about a little baby whose life was saved even before he was born. The pre-born child's mother was very young – and single. She was a more…