A 'mandate' for accountability

by Rebecca Hagelin -- You don't have to work in Washington for long before you realize how easy it is to succumb to the spirit of pessimism. You run into plenty of more…

The Inaugural that never should be

by Bill Press -- On Thursday, Jan. 20, President George W. Bush will stand on the west steps of the U.S. Capitol and take the oath of office. It will be the more…

An alternative to 'torture'

by Samuel Blumenfeld -- Much is being written and talked about these days of our alleged torturing of the terrorists in our custody, especially at the Abu Ghraib prison in Baghdad. Some more…

Sen. Kennedy speaking 'clearly'

by David Limbaugh -- Sen. Kennedy shared his vision for America this week in a speech at the National Press Club. The only common thread I could find in his shotgun critique more…

Rating Consumer Reports

by Joseph Farah -- Consumer Reports magazine has been rating products and services for nearly 70 years. I would say it's about time someone rated Consumer Reports: Good taste – F Decency more…

Will freedom work in Iraq?

by Joseph Farah -- I share President Bush's hope that freedom will prosper in Iraq. I agree with President Bush that freedom is the best way to deter war because free nations more…

The ultimate tragedy

by Hal Lindsey -- The sheer enormity and scope of the Sumatra earthquake-tsunami catastrophe has dominated the thinking of people worldwide. It has caused almost everyone to confront the ultimate reality of more…

Pius XII: Collaborator and kidnapper

by Rabbi Shmuley Boteach -- Editor's note: Historians are split on whether Pope Pius XII's subdued response to Hitler and behind-the-scenes efforts helped save many Jews during the Nazi Holocaust, or whether his more…

Is absolute power absolutely necessary?

by Craige McMillan -- Before we leave the Washington state election in the competent hands of its citizen-soldiers (for war is indeed brewing), we need to explore one further aspect of Ms. more…