On to Baghdad!

by Gordon Prather -- If you're having trouble figuring out why the media elite and the war hawks are beating up on President Bush, you ought to read Nicholas Lemann's excellent article, more…

Honest and hard-working need not apply

by Gary Aldrich -- Let me be clear about one thing from the outset. I am not anti-government as some might want to suggest. I was a federal employee for 30 years, more…

It's the right to exist, stupid

by David Limbaugh -- Someone raised the objection to my last column that its main point – that Arab nations stand in solidarity against Israel in its conflict with Palestinians – is more…

The assisted suicide
of the West

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Forty years ago, in St. Louis, this writer was engaged in the great debate over whether Phoenix TV personality Sherry Finkbine should be allowed to have an abortion, more…

Glitter-painting Jesus

by Joel Miller -- For those interested in a worship service that has more in common with a Britney Spears concert than church, you could turn up at the 5,000-member Lovers Lane more…

Pornography is not speech

by Joseph Farah -- When the Supreme Court struck down a federal ban on "virtual" child pornography by citing First Amendment guarantees of free speech, it made a grave constitutional error. Pornography more…

A free-speech folly

by Ellen Ratner -- People are always trying to define civilization. Well, here's my definition in only two words: First Amendment. That's right. In a world full of tin-pot tyrants and dime-store more…

ABC: 2 Georges, 2 standards

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON – Ever wonder why George Will's ideological counterpart on ABC News' "This Week" – George Stephanopoulos – gets to sub in for Sam Donaldson or co-anchor Cokie more…

Why celebrate aberrant sex?

by Jon Dougherty -- Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura can be called a lot of things but boring isn't one of them. His most recent controversy centers around an announcement that he would more…

Calling American Jews

by Medicine Men -- Some statements fall into the category, "True, but not very helpful." Others might be classed as, "Helpful, but not very true." And some statements manage to be both more…