Every child needs a father

by Ellen Makkai -- But don't remind Rosie O'Donnell, Calista Flockhart, Jodie Foster, Melissa Etheridge or Diane Blood. They had no husbands on the horizon but yearned to exercise those mommy muscles. more…

Limiting political speech

by Jerry Falwell -- The U.S. House of Representatives has sent shock waves through the pro-life and religious communities after passing the Shays-Meehan campaign finance "reform" legislation. The vote was 240-189, with more…

Wandering in the wilderness

by Henry Lamb -- Our governments – federal, state and local – have bought into a concept of land-use management that violates the principles of freedom enshrined in our Constitution. This land-use more…

Clear Skies, but no carbon dioxide cap

by Gordon Prather -- Well, there's little joy in Eco-wackoville tonight. President Bush just announced his Clear Skies Initiative. He does intend to further reduce power-plant emissions of the two worst air more…

The Senate Press
Rogues Gallery

by Joseph Farah -- Earlier this week, I told you about how WorldNetDaily has been systematically denied permanent congressional press credentials by the Senate Press Gallery. I mentioned that this discrimination against more…

Reality education:
Guns and sex

by Ellen Ratner -- Hate may not be a family value, but I have to admit that there are still a few things that I hate. Here are the two that top more…

Killer words

by Joe Kovacs -- Strange as it may seem, a Texas man by the name of Thomas Mitchell was convicted this week of shooting his girlfriend because he thought she was about more…

Time to point some fingers

by Jon Dougherty -- In April, the House and Senate intelligence committees will join forces to hold hearings into how the U.S. government, with its vast resources, could have possibly missed warning more…

How a president's words can lead to war

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Ideas have consequences, wrote conservative Richard Weaver. So do words, when uttered by the most powerful man on earth. By threatening war against Iran, Iraq and North Korea more…

Noxious reform

by David Limbaugh -- Whatever you do, don't tune out on the issue of campaign finance reform because it seems complex or esoteric. The House's passage of the Shays-Meehan campaign finance bill more…