Lincoln's legacy of corruption

by Ilana Mercer -- Enron is not the topic of this column – Lincoln is. So why mention Enron in the same breath? Well, the system of subsidies and corporate welfare exemplified more…

Four months of polling lies

by -NO AUTHOR- -- For nearly four months, citizens were told – and politicians were gleeful – that polls showed American trust in government had surged to heights unseen since the 1960s. more…

Things we do for love

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- Alas, though Princess Margaret, one of the world's great romantics, died several days before seeing Valentines Day again, it is surely no accident. How could she possibly bear more…

Stifling black students

by Walter Williams -- Racial preferences, quotas and affirmative action in university admission practices have lost political and, increasingly, legal support. As a result, states such as California, Texas and Florida have more…

Cliff Baxter: The missing witness

by -NO AUTHOR- -- As Enron executives and former executives appear before congressional committees and plead the fifth amendment or lose their memories, there has been no mention in the media of more…

The government-media cabal

by Joseph Farah -- What do the following "news organizations" have in common? Al-Ahram, Beijing Daily, China Press, China Youth Daily, China Times, Sing Tao Daily, the Vietnam News Agency and the more…

Final court of appeal?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Two news stories from Europe two weeks ago ought to tilt Americans upright in their chairs. The reports strip away any illusions that remain about the growing threat more…

Crony capitalism, Clinton-style

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON – At last Tuesday's Enron hearing, Sen. Fritz Hollings, D-S.C., blamed the energy giant's death spiral on not just a "culture of corporate corruption," but also "political more…

The IRS 1st Amendment police

by Joseph Farah -- It has been nearly six years since the Internal Revenue Service came after me for exercising my First Amendment rights, but the paper trail on the case continues more…

Enron and the decline of capitalism

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- The 1950s gave us the "Fifth Amendment Communists" – men who hid behind the Constitution to cover up their treason. Now, we have the Fifth Amendment capitalists, the more…