Steve Vaus: Mainstreaming patriotism

by Jon Dougherty -- Americans never learn. Over the course of history we have been so comfortable in our power that seldom were we ready for a fight when a fight came more…

Berlusconi backs Western civilization

by Don Feder -- Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's comment that Western civilization is superior to Islamic culture, while obvious to all whose minds aren't locked in a prison of political correctness, more…

The case for harshness

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The more I learn of history over decades, the more it appears that the interplay of nations resemble nothing so much as young children on a playground. There's more…

Fruit of our victory

by Alan Keyes -- As the days pass without dramatic events in the war on terrorism, it is natural that some of the political, ideological and other sources of disagreement and conflict more…

Diaries of a revolutionary

by Cynthia Grenier -- Thirty-four years after Ernesto Che Guevara was killed by a drunken Bolivian sergeant, Grove Press has published on the anniversary of his death the diaries he had kept more…

What war?

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON – All these warnings about more terrorist attacks – from Attorney General John Ashcroft, Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld and now Congress, via the Washington Post – ring more…

Cardboard safety

by Gordon Prather -- Once upon a time, everyone knew what a "weapon of mass destruction" was – it was a nuke. All the have-nuke states were in agreement on one thing: more…

Exploiting tragedy

by Henry Lamb -- While the world is focused on the war on terrorism, rumors persist that sinister forces inside the beltway are looking for ways to attach a train-load of pork more…

Missing the blessing

by Yaffah daCosta -- Before Moses died (he is sometimes called the Lawgiver), he blessed the 12 tribes of Israel. Giving people a blessing is a very important thing to do, since more…