A modest proposal

by Ellen Ratner -- As regular readers of this column know, I've just returned from the back roads and byways of Mississippi and Louisiana. I spent time at the Mt. Zion Methodist more…

Knocking themselves out swinging 'The Hammer'

by Doug Powers -- A grand jury finally "finding something" on Tom DeLay was as inevitable police trying to keep Jesse Jackson and Al Sharpton from weaseling their way into Cindy Sheehan's more…

Sheehan: The purpose-driven protester?

by Craig R. Smith -- Whether you voluntarily get behind the wheel of a car or enlist to fight in a war, there's always a risk-to-reward ratio. Cindy Sheehan, "The Mourning Mother," is more…

Suicide bombing at Oklahoma University?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- One person was killed in an explosion about 100 yards from a packed football stadium at the University of Oklahoma last night in what officials are ruling a more…

Pleading incompetence

by Gordon Prather -- No one – including the Iranians at their (nonexistent) equivalent of our Los Alamos Laboratory – can make a nuclear weapon until they have managed to acquire multi-kilogram more…

The world's best destinations

by Anthony C. LoBaido -- Editor's note: This is Part III of longtime WND contributor Anthony C. LoBaido's series on the life of the global backpacker. Part I, "The Global Backpacker," provided an more…

DeLay in the Democrats' crosshairs

by Jerry Falwell -- In the early 1970s, President Richard M. Nixon and members of his administration assembled what came to be known as an "enemies list" or "Political Enemies Project." The more…

Time to sell
federal land

by Henry Lamb -- The only thing about which Democrats and Republicans can agree these days is the astronomical cost of rebuilding the storm-ravaged Gulf Coast. Estimates, on either side of the more…

Shouldn't Christians
know better?

by Ted Byfield -- A survey of Canadian readers by Indigo Books, a national Canadian retailer, discovers that Dan Brown's "The Da Vinci Code" has defeated "some of literature's most venerable sellers." more…

Cindy Sheehan's D.C. weekend

by Les Kinsolving -- Who will be able to forget that widely publicized Grand Canyon grin of Cindy Sheehan – as she was being arrested for deliberately – and very happily – more…