Free speech dead in America

by Joseph Farah -- Most people's eyes glaze over when they hear or read terms like "campaign-finance reform." It's understandable. Many Americans cannot see how this kind of legislation impacts their lives. more…

Bring back the Pony Express!

by Barbara Simpson -- Live dangerously? Mail a letter. Be more daring ... expect it to arrive at its destination! I took that risk today. I mailed some bill payments and Christmas more…

How to teach your child to read

by Vox Day -- An estimated 22 percent of Americans are considered functionally illiterate. SAT scores have dropped so low that the test was rejiggered. Huge percentages of children are failing the more…

A time to celebrate

by Joseph Farah -- Every freedom-loving, peace-loving person in the world has a reason to celebrate the capture of Saddam Hussein – a man who has, perhaps, killed more human beings than more…

Kidnapping, slow murder and propaganda

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Some of you may have seen the story I wrote up for Men's News Daily on what amounts to "snuff" films already distributed by Islamist groups. The least more…

The Nixonian strategy of Al Gore

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Of Al Gore's stunning endorsement of Howard Dean, even before the Iowa Caucus, it may be said, Richard Nixon would have been impressed. For Gore is executing with more…

Syria

by Ellen Ratner -- I just returned from Syria, second on the list of the neocon's "Usual Suspect Hit List," after Iran. Syria has not yet been formally designated as a spoke more…

Bidding fair

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…