Which to trust: Media or vets?

by Matt Sanchez -- The press has all sorts of narratives and stereotypes about the military – one constant is the media portrayal of the troops as either victim or villain. Vets more…

'The Obama Nation': A great voter service

by Phyllis Schlafly -- Smarting from ridicule about the way John Edwards' sexual mischief was covered up or ignored for months, the mainstream media have decided to avoid similar charges that they more…

Singing the blues in a blue state

by Burt Prelutsky -- I have no idea who decided that liberal states would be called blue and conservative states would be red, but I suspect it was a left-winger because it more…

Is government just a 'necessary evil'?

by Judge Roy Moore -- President Ronald Reagan once observed, "The nine most terrifying words in the English language are, 'I'm from the government and I'm here to help.'" Those who promote "big more…

End of 'the torture presidency' in sight

by Nat Hentoff -- During the extensive coverage of the Bush administration's basic defeat in the so-called war crimes trial of Salim Hamdan, Attorney General Michael Mukasey was spared any mention of more…

Government: 1 big traffic jam

by Benjamin Shapiro -- Late Sunday night, my wife and I drove from Sacramento, Calif., to Los Angeles. We figured that it would be wise to leave Sacramento in the early evening more…

The night the election turned

by Janet Porter -- Even commentators on CNN were calling Obama "Dukakasy." Fox reporters were offering excuses for Obama's poor performance, claiming he was all tuckered out from all that vacationing he's more…

Voting is about character, not color

by Mychal Massie -- Speaking on a panel, prior to former Republican gubernatorial candidate for Pennsylvania Lynn Swann, I shared my thoughts concerning a mindset that painted black conservatives, especially black conservative more…