Disabled children sold into slavery as beggars

by -NO AUTHOR- -- While Chinese officials have been moving against Christian groups in order to eliminate messages contrary to official publicity releases as the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing approach, they more…

Global warming in 1907

by Henry Lamb -- It is widely agreed that the global mean temperature has increased .07 degree C. over the last century. It is also widely agreed that carbon dioxide in the more…

State of intervention

by -NO AUTHOR- -- "Intervention" is the key term for understanding the society in which we live – increasing oversight and intervention by the state into the most basic and formative aspects more…

Symposium: A Socratic dialogue on greatness

by Ellis Washington -- Mediocrities, I absolve you, everyone, for I am your champion! ~ Salieri (Movie "Amadeus" (1984) Socrates (470-399 B.C.) was a famous Greek philosopher from Athens who taught Plato, more…

Striking back at Planned Parenthood

by Jonathan Falwell -- There is a movement afoot to strip Planned Parenthood of millions of annual taxpayer dollars. One of the leaders in this effort is Rep. Mike Pence, R-Ind., whom more…

No 'free' health care for middle class

by Star Parker -- The Senate Finance Committee has approved a major expansion of SCHIP, the State Children's Health Insurance Program. President Bush had proposed expanding its $25 billion budget by $5 more…

The perfect guest

by Greg Laurie -- Are you facing what seems like an impossible situation? A failing marriage? Loss of employment? Bad news from the doctor? Then you need to read this article. Because more…

Finally, a homegrown celebrity

by Ted Byfield -- Canada, a land long denounced for colorless mediocrity, suffering always from an acute dearth of homegrown celebrities, has found in ex-newspaper tycoon Conrad Black a prize specimen. His more…

Who needs Israel anyway?

by Pat Boone -- The above question, either in word or implication, is being voiced by way too many these days, as people and governments cast about desperately for lasting solutions in more…