Coal in her stocking

by Barbara Simpson -- Christmas came a bit early in Philadelphia – and the Santa in this case, wasn't wearing a red suit. The color scheme in this perversion of Christmas is 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…

Student backs Bush, blasts NEA

by Kyle Williams -- On Tuesday, Dec. 18, Congress passed a major and long-awaited education bill. The House passed the bill in an overwhelming vote of 381-to-41, while the Senate passed it more…

Get the Jesus action-figure!

by Joel Miller -- Sometimes Christians aren't satisfied with the normal levels of scorn and ridicule heaped upon them by unbelievers. At least that's my hypothesis. Why else would we go out more…

O battered town
of Bethlehem …

by David Dolan -- Christmas celebrations in Bethlehem this year are expected to be more muted than ever. Just a few weeks ago, the town where Jesus was born over 2,000 years more…

Caught in the crosshairs

by Henry Lamb -- No one should be surprised by the fact that employees of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service – and the U.S. Forest Service – planted fake evidence of more…

The day God became a man

by Jerry Falwell -- And so it was, that, while they were there, the days were accomplished that she should be delivered. And she brought forth her firstborn Son, and wrapped Him more…

Salad-bar babies

by Ellen Makkai -- Reproductive roulette is coming to an end. Humanity is on the brink of create-your-own-kid consumerism. No longer are we stuck with a tot that looks more like Chewbacca more…