Presidential pearls
before swine

by Gordon Prather -- Mohamed ElBaradei will serve a third term as director general of the International Atomic Energy Agency. Since abject failure appears to be a criterion for being awarded the more…

Gov. Bill Richardson's
heartless mistake

by Les Kinsolving -- SAN FRANCISCO – My question to the governor of New Mexico evoked his broad and appealing smile: "There is widespread discussion of your being part of the 2008 more…

Let Kofi spin in the wind!

by Henry Lamb -- Calls for Kofi Annan to resign his post as secretary-general of the United Nations continue to grow. The oil-for-food scandal expands with each new disclosure, and the once-secret more…

End the charade,
Michael Schiavo

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Throughout his decade-long crusade to condemn Terri Schiavo to a gruesome starvation death, Michael Schiavo has habitually hinged his case on three words: "persistent vegetative state." He has more…

The feds' unconstitutional generosity

by Kyle Williams -- The television brings us images of all kinds of evil. Rape. Murder. Theft. Corruption. Death. We see terrorism, battles in the Mideast, dishonest government and endless stories of more…

What the tide washed up

by Burt Prelutsky -- For openers, I don't like words that start out with silent letters, so I refuse to call it a tsunami. To me, it's a tidal wave. Frankly, as more…

Heeding the signs

by David Dolan -- Israeli newspapers featured the pictures of the dead on the front pages of last Sunday's editions. It was an all-too-familiar layout. Four Jewish victims, three of them females more…

Am I a bigot?

by Joseph Farah -- I've been accused of many things in my career. It comes with the territory, I guess. The latest accusation against me is that I am a bigot – more…