Uncle Tom's condo

by Erik Rush -- While considering inspiration for the next far left fatwa to be issued against me, this week I didn't have to look very far. Recently, there was an articulating more…

Eco-collectivists' plot backfires

by Craige McMillan -- For several decades, the "save the earth – kill all the people" lobby has silently lusted after the elusive $4 or better gallon of gasoline. Once this happened more…

Today's Dems: The new Copperheads

by Jack Cashill -- Those conservatives who have sworn off the Republican Party have not met Nick Jordan. Jordan, a low-key but nicely coherent state senator, is challenging the Democratic incumbent, cynical more…

Obama, Bishop T.D. Jakes and me

by Ellis Washington -- For me it was almost déjà vu as I sat with my son. I remembered a little over 40 years ago watching the famous King speech with my more…

Whining mass-transit users

by Ernest Istook -- Taxpayers, especially motorists, get ready for another blow. High gasoline prices have chased many commuters out of their cars and onto buses and trains. But every new passenger more…

Encouraging thrift just makes cents

by Rebecca Hagelin -- Ask 10 people to define capitalism. Chances are, eight or nine will stress the importance of buying things. They're making a common mistake – equating capitalism with consumerism. more…

Obama's 'change': Flip-flopping

by Larry Elder -- For Barack Obama, the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, the stars certainly seem aligned. Seventy percent of Americans consider the economy in a recession. Two-thirds consider the war in more…

U.S. busts border tunnels

by Joseph Farah -- In April, I reported some good news in this space – that Washington was finally getting serious about building a border fence. I told you some $23 million more…

Cuba under Raul still a prison

by Nat Hentoff -- American advocates of more "constructive" relationships with Communist Cuba have been heartened by Raul Castro's permitting Cubans actually to buy – for the first time, if they can more…