Take care of America First

by Henry Lamb -- Could a plumb-bob be dropped from the truth about Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, it would never touch the statements made recently on national television by Senate Majority Leader, more…

Russia and West face common foes

by Don Feder -- Editor's note: Get Don Feder's entertaining book on today's "real extremists," "Who's Afraid of the Religious Right?" and his "Pagan America," a Jewish conservative's analysis of U.S. cultural more…

Me and Muhammad Ali

by Jack Cashill -- I remember the night of Feb. 25, 1964, as clearly as I remember the afternoon of Nov. 22, three months earlier, or the evening 10 months before that more…

Foot-in-mouth sophistry

by Geoff Metcalf -- Perception and reality are not often consistent. In the wake of 9-11 some posit (or vainly hope) that a sea change is afoot. America has suffered a devastatingly more…

The 'magic' of Christmas

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Every December, our communities are transformed by the presence of Christmas trees and neighborhoods filled with brilliantly lit homes. Familiar songs are sung around fires, and delicious smells more…

Clinton and terrorism

by Joseph Farah -- It's never been more clear to me why President Clinton downplayed the terrorist threat to America – even at the cost of lying to the American public about more…

Racing to Middle Earth

by Joel Miller -- With the U.S. premiere of "Lord of the Rings" only days away, the muddleheaded and muckspouts are crawling out from under the rocks like an army of spittle-spewing more…

Putting us first

by Barbara Simpson -- He took to the Rose Garden to speak to the public for barely five minutes and with that, fulfilled a campaign promise. What a concept! A politician who more…

Among 'Gods and Generals' – Part 2

by Rebecca Hagelin -- Editors note: This is the second in a series of columns by Rebecca Hagelin on director, producer and screenwriter Ron Maxwell and his new movie, "Gods and Generals," more…

Strategic retreat

by Gordon Prather -- You may have noticed the anguished cries emanating from the legions of arms-control – aka "disarmament" – weenies scattered around the world, caused by the stated intention of more…