Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, R.I.P.

by Ellis Washington -- Alexsandr Solzhenitsyn, 1918-2008 Now he belongs to the Ages. – Edwin M. Stanton, secretary of war. Epitaph uttered at Lincoln's death bed, April 15, 1865 Prologue I, like more…

The dirty little secret about the 'N' word

by Jesse Lee Peterson -- Editor's note: The Rev. Jesse Lee Peterson will be a guest today on Fox News' "Hannity and Colmes" program to discuss Barack Obama, race and the presidential election. more…

The great American freedom machine

by Ernest Istook -- Let's hear it for automobiles. They are the great American freedom machines. They offer us enormous opportunities to go where we want, when we want. They are even more…

Talking back to a black man

by Burt Prelutsky -- A few weeks ago, I was listening to a radio talk show when a black man called in to take Barack Obama to task for suggesting that black more…

Government welfare? Not in my Bible

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Many politicians in both major political parties have a lot of government proposals to take money from our wallets and distribute it among "the poor," including, apparently, illegal more…

McCain's excellent British import

by Nat Hentoff -- For years, one of C-Span's most riveting regular programs has been "Prime Minister's Questions," during which the head of the reigning political party faces criticisms of his government's more…

Pilot sheds light on scandal

by Jack Cashill -- Feel free to use the information as is. It is all true. The initial three people who let this out of the bag were arrested by the FBI more…

Cold and calculating – that's Obama

by Jill Stanek -- On Nov. 8, 1994, Pastor Scott Willis and his wife, Janet, started the day by voting in Illinois' general election. One vote they cast was to re-elect Secretary more…

Obama's predicament: War wasn't about oil

by Benjamin Shapiro -- This 2008 presidential election cycle has been jam-packed with irony. John McCain has been forced to rely on the 527 groups he so despises; Barack Obama has been more…