How O'Connor got job

by Joseph Farah -- Sandra Day O'Connor is stepping down as a Supreme Court justice after 24 years, and most Americans still have no idea how she got the job in the more…

Freedom breeds generosity

by Star Parker -- President Bush is getting ready to head for Scotland to meet with heads of the other major industrialized nations where one of the big questions on the table more…

Celebrating what?

by Barbara Simpson -- Happy Birthday to us! Yes, us, the United States of America – 229 years old and still kicking! Given the state of the world, politics, jealousy, philosophies, ego more…

What independence?

by Vox Day -- According to the Columbia professor being interviewed on National Public Radio this weekend, freedom is an amorphous concept that is primarily a state of mind. This would appear more…

Does liberty begin
with God or man?

by Craig R. Smith -- "History is marching toward a count-in to redemption, rather than a countdown to destruction." – Dr. Jack Hayford, pastor, author On this Independence Day 2005, I wanted to more…

Halliburton's 5-finger discount

by Ellen Ratner -- Much has been said about the famed Halliburton "no-bid contracts." The public's interest in these contracts has been, in a word, cyclical. Since before the invasion of Iraq, more…

Battle is joined

by Michael Ackley -- Editor's note: Michael Ackley's columns may include satire and parody based on current events, and thus mix fact with fiction. He assumes informed readers will be able to more…

The 50-year fraud
of Alger Hiss

by Jack Cashill -- Editor's note: The following commentary is excerpted from Jack Cashill's eye-opening new book, "Hoodwinked: How Intellectual Hucksters Have Hijacked American Culture," where he shows how, over the last more…

Is Bush adopting
a Nixon strategy?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Closely rereading the president's Tuesday address at Ft. Bragg calls to mind speeches I wrote, 35 years ago, for Richard M. Nixon. While Bush continues to insist Iraq more…