Peace, peace, but there is no peace

by David Dolan -- Patrick Buchanan's recent call for President George Bush to take a serious stab at Arab-Israeli peacemaking was undoubtedly well meaning, but also somewhat na?ve. As a firsthand observer more…

When death rains down

by Joseph Farah -- Do you remember Bill Moyers? He was Mr. PBS for so many years – spouting off all kinds of inanities in the guise of a serious newsman. Moyers more…

Clinton's weed-whacker

by Gary Aldrich -- I used to think that any fool would know the difference between an FBI investigation and a real U.S. military action, but that's before the Clinton administration. Eight more…

What kind of century
will this be?

by Harry Browne -- It's natural to wonder what kind of year 2002 will be – for you, for America, and for the world. But I find myself still wondering what kind more…

Sic transit gloria mundi

by Doug Casey -- As longtime subscribers know, I can't resist doing the odd obituary on famous, or especially infamous or fatuous, personalities. Particularly if I knew them. In the last few more…

Dream, or fight?

by Medicine Men -- When war comes, peacetime problems fall into two categories: those that can wait, and those that have to get fixed now. When recession comes, abuses that were tolerable more…

Craving approval

by Craige McMillan -- Wartime changes the way we view the world. For many Americans, Sept. 11 was their first inkling that America had enemies in the world. For others, it was more…

Vanilla pie-in-the-sky with diamonds

by Ilana Mercer -- "The great events of the world take place in the brain" wrote Oscar Wilde in the magnificent Dorian Gray. Consistent with the bilious bile Hollywood screenwriters and actors more…

Un-real players

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- Editor's note: The following column is purely a work of satire and humorous invention, intended for parody purposes only. Recent reports surfacing during the same week about the more…

Who may harm whom?

by Walter Williams -- Webster's Dictionary defines harm as: to hurt, damage, injure. People who don't – or can't – think, believe that government should step in to prevent one person from more…