Long live Mr. Smith ... and the filibuster!

by Bill Press -- On almost everybody's list of all-time great American movies is Frank Capra's "Mr. Smith Goes to Washington." You know the story. A naive Scoutmaster named Jefferson Smith, played more…

Making 'right turns' into conservatism

by Rebecca Hagelin -- Sitting in a radio studio towering above New York City in the Empire State Building was the highlight of one of my many trips to New York. But more…

Ban baseball's steroid users for life

by Benjamin Shapiro -- Baseball deserves better than this. With spring training beginning this week, coming off perhaps the greatest playoffs in the sport's history, all the talk is about a former more…

Bush's budget – the welfare state lives

by Larry Elder -- Get ready for the interest groups and beneficiaries to squeal, scream, cry and ultimately demean. The issue? Why, President George W. Bush's "lean" 2006 budget. Americans want their more…

Giving back

by Craige McMillan -- The idea of wealthy, successful people "giving something back" to society, usually in the form of money, is quite prevalent today. The idea is especially popular among those more…

Revived Sanhedrin discusses Temple

by Hal Lindsey -- Two remarkable developments took place recently that are extremely relevant to students of Bible prophecy. For the first time in 1,600 years, the Israeli Sanhedrin was re-established. It more…

A tale of two citizens

by Joseph Farah -- I've said it before and I'll say it again: America is losing its ability to distinguish right from wrong. Let me illustrate what I mean with a tale more…

Religion in American politics

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The United States is notoriously the most devout major nation in the Western world, with something on the order of 90 percent of its population professing faith in more…

War clouds forming in Iran

by Jerome R. Corsi -- Washington arrives at work this morning as a report breaks that an unknown airplane fired a missile in the outskirts of Dailam in the Bushehr province, near the more…

In praise of oil

by Burt Prelutsky -- Please pay close attention because we're going to be discussing numbers, and I happen to know that most of you are lousy at math. In 1933, a movie more…