Internet snitch providers

by Joel Miller -- Big Brother is flexing his muscles down under. The Australian government is currently looking to force Internet service providers to surveil their own customers and snitch to authorities more…

Condit a creature of the system

by Don Feder -- Even if you've maxed-out on commentary about the congressman and the missing intern, or were grossed out by last week's comeback tour, read on. Gary Condit is more more…

Israel's quick-fix mentality

by Daniel Pipes -- Should Israel build a fence and separate from the Palestinians? This has become the subject of a lively international debate, one where nearly everyone, including the U.S. government more…

Surveillance cameras signal end of privacy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- In America, police officials cannot legally enter your house without a search warrant. And under a recent Supreme Court ruling, they cannot use thermal technology to scan the more…

Envirobamboozled

by Walter Williams -- Time magazine: "Scientists no longer doubt that global warming is happening, and almost nobody questions the fact that humans are at least partly responsible." U.S. News & World more…

A plea for Mumia Abu-Jamal

by Jude Wanniski -- To: Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Ridge From: Jude Wanniski Re: A New Trial for Mumia I'm guessing you are getting tired of me pestering you about Mumia, who has more…

Pulling kids out of government schools, part 2

by Elizabeth Farah -- Last week I stated that government cannot educate, so we shouldn't waste 12 years of our children's lives pursuing the impossible! Here are additional supports for the thesis more…

Giving gated communities the gate?

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- For once, I felt safe. Too safe. This was the week I spent on vacation in a gated community recently in upper New York State near Buffalo and more…

Weird science

by Hal Lindsey -- The last couple of weeks have been interesting, from the perspective of science and scientific breakthroughs. Not so much because of breakthroughs, but because of the weird, surreal more…

GOP, Dems pull a Condit

by Ruben Navarrette Jr. -- DALLAS – One didn't need the acute hearing of a Blue Dog to hear Rep. Gary Condit's career crumbling during a prime-time interview that did the California Democrat more…