Democrats to 'minimum wage' war

by Ellen Ratner -- Democrats are hoping the minimum wage will do for them what gay marriage did for the Republicans. Get out the vote. The key to this year's mid-term elections more…

Time for U.S. journalists to speak up

by Joseph Farah -- The Israeli Association of Journalists decided last week to suspend its membership in the International Federation of Journalists to protest the association's condemnation of Israel's attacks on Hezbollah's more…

Wal-Mart's national health scare

by Doug Powers -- Wal-Mart greeters will continue to have to find sources other than their employer to pay for their Hoverounds and hearing aids – for now. A federal judge struck more…

Oil makes for a messy alliance

by Rusty Humphries -- Our Founding Fathers had concerns about certain types of "alliances." In his farewell address, President George Washington declared, "It is our true policy to steer clear of permanent more…

U.S. losing its superpowers?

by Craig R. Smith -- The United States is considered one of the only superpowers left in the world. Yet we are force-fed by the media that we have no ability to win more…

Democrats: War is swell

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…

On the threshold of Armageddon?

by Jerry Falwell -- Speaking on NBC's "Meet the Press" on Sunday, former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich explained the crisis in the Middle East in stark terms that few politicians more…

Ottawa takes a stand – for a change

by Ted Byfield -- When Prime Minister Stephen Harper came out strongly on the Israeli and American side of the Lebanon controversy earlier this month, political commentators were largely in agreement about more…

Grandma is an outlaw

by Henry Lamb -- She didn't kill anyone. She didn't rob a bank. In fact, she didn't commit any illegal act. It's what she didn't do that made her an outlaw. We'll more…