Remove Bush's cloak of secrecy

by Nat Hentoff -- This administration has been the most secretive in American history. President Bush seems to deeply believe that, as our commander in chief against the terrorists, he has had more…

3rd-hand smoking: Bad for your wallet

by Joel Hesch -- There is an unusual instance of fraud relating to cigarettes that I call "third-hand smoking." It's very bad for you. It may not lead to cancer or other more…

The Fear Industry strikes again

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- Your best friend has prostate cancer. Your former art teacher was just operated on for bladder cancer. Your mentor and ex-boss recently died of lung cancer. And look more…

William F. Buckley: R.I.P., enfant terrible

by Ann Coulter -- William F. Buckley was the original enfant terrible. As with Ronald Reagan, everyone prefers to remember great men when they weren't being great, but later, when they were more…

Worst plan for Africa: Foreign aid

by Walter Williams -- President Bush's trip to Africa and promise of increased foreign aid will do little or nothing to solve the ongoing tragedy in most places on the south-of-Sahara African more…

Habla usted English, Mrs. Obama?

by Burt Prelutsky -- For a long time, there has been a controversy brewing in America over whether or not to make English our official language. The arguments in favor seem overwhelmingly more…

Why so many Americans are embracing witchcraft

by David Kupelian -- Editor's note: This column is the cover story from Whistleblower magazine's January 2008 issue, "Witchcraft in America." So there I was, listening intently to local radio talker Bob more…

How to beat Barack Obama

by Benjamin Shapiro -- Conventional wisdom says the GOP is in trouble. Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill. is the presumptive nominee for the Democratic Party; Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. is the presumptive nominee more…

Conservatives swim 'Upstream'

by David Limbaugh -- If you want to better understand the intramural battles among conservatives today, there's no better way than to review the historical development of the modern conservative movement. Al more…

The slaughterhouse rules

by Jill Stanek -- Well, I just watched an undercover video filmed by the Humane Society at a California beef plant where cows were supposedly tortured and killed, and I must say more…