Minimum wage,
maximum folly

by Walter Williams -- Sens. Edward Kennedy, D-Mass., and Rick Santorum, R-Pa., both introduced proposals to increase the minimum wage from its current $5.15 an hour. Sen. Kennedy's proposal would have raised more…

When children abort children

by Jill Stanek -- Seventeen states have no laws requiring parental notification before a minor daughter aborts. I live in one of them, Illinois. Here is one example how unobstructed minor "choice" more…

Terri's slow-motion
torture death

by -NO AUTHOR- -- As this is written, the feeding tube of Terri Schiavo has been removed by order of Judge George Greer and, unless a federal court intervenes, she will die more…

Open letter to a Marine general

by David Hackworth -- Lt. Gen. John E. Sattler Commanding general 1st Marine Expeditionary Force Somewhere near Fallujah, Iraq General: Congratulations on your splendid Marines' retaking of Fallujah last November. The mission more…

What if Terri wants to live?

by David Limbaugh -- Just what is it that so earnestly motivates those who zealously want Terri Schiavo's feeding tube to be removed? While there are plenty of exceptions, I dare say more…

That church shooting

by Joseph Farah -- A man walked into a church in Wisconsin two weeks ago and shot dead seven people before turning the gun on himself. He fired a total of 22 more…

GOP perpetuates blacks'
self-segregation

by Mychal Massie -- The Republican Party via its National Committee has proudly announced it is reaching out to African-Americans – as if this is comparable to reaching out to the old more…

Ban capital punishment

by Les Kinsolving -- "A majority of states have rejected the imposition of the death penalty on juvenile offenders under 18, and we now hold this is required by the Eighth Amendment." more…

Basic Training

by Allan Wall -- Editor's note: As a special service for our readers, WND is running a series of dispatches from Allan Wall chronicling his transition from civilian life as he prepares more…