The Decider's dictatorship

by Ilana Mercer -- Michael Ware, the best war-time correspondent broadcasting from Baghdad, tried to remind his CNN colleagues covering the Petraeus-Crocker extravaganza that "the war is not a campaign event." During more…

Barack's terrorist-sympathizing fundraiser

by Melanie Morgan -- As Gen. David Petraeus testified under the glare of the klieg lights before Congress this week, we were treated to a close-up of the character of not just more…

The deception of the Bible Literacy Project

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Virtually banned from American schools in the early '60s, the Bible has faced a rising onslaught of wrath, ridicule and legal assaults. So, why after all these years more…

Victims and villains

by Ernest Istook -- The media have Mortgage Madness, and politicians have caught it. We're talking about the burst housing bubble and its aftermath: tumbling house prices, rising mortgage delinquencies and increased more…

Governing morons

by Craige McMillan -- Results of the law of unintended consequences are writ nowhere larger nor more plentiful or diverse than on the halls of government in Washington, D.C. Here, a body more…

Petraeus points to war with Iran

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- The neocons may yet get their war on Iran. Ever since President Nouri al-Maliki ordered the attacks in Basra on the Mahdi Army, Gen. David Petraeus has been more…

Obama or not, U.S. still a 'racist nation'

by Larry Elder -- Republicans show more optimism about race relations than do Democrats. A June 2007 Gallup Poll asked Republicans and Democrats to rate relations between blacks and whites. Among Democrats, more…

Shot down for freedom's cause

by Rebecca Hagelin -- "The ocean is black, not blue. It is very dangerous, sister. Never let anyone you know cross that ocean the way that I did." Pablo Morales wrote those more…

Stalin in Detroit

by Ellis Washington --   [State-controlled] education is a weapon, whose effect depends on who holds it in his hands and at whom it is aimed. ~ Joseph Stalin As I traverse more…