Update on the threat from Russia and China

by J.R. Nyquist -- Russia is quickly building up its military power. Troop mobilizations, rocket tests, the introduction of revolutionary new weapons, and Russia's continuing augmentation of its strategic metals stockpile tells more…

The real Bush-McCain split

by Llewellyn Rockwell Jr. -- What's really important in the Bush-McCain war is not religion, taxes, or campaign finance reform. The crucial issue, though it is hardly mentioned at all, concerns the use more…

If I only had a brain!

by -NO AUTHOR- -- There's a new online cognitive science resource called CogNet forming at MIT, and it's got everything: searchable full-text library (including several complete MIT Press books), community forums, job more…

Amadou Diallo and the race baiters

by Jon Dougherty -- Amadou Diallo, the West African immigrant who was shot by four New York City police officers last year, is dead -- and that is a tragedy. But there more…

God, not Bob Jones, is left's real target

by P. Andrew Sandlin -- The Left (both Democrat and Republican, but especially the major media) is in an uproar over George W. Bush's speaking at Bob Jones University in Greenville, S.C. This more…

Virtual Prozac

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- The other night I went to a comedy club in the wilds of South Jersey. And laughed and laughed and laughed. The two folks I went there with more…

Loral: Going to the Schwartz side

by Charles Smith -- In June of 1994, presidential aide and Democrat Party fund-raiser Mark Middleton received a letter from Loral Chairman Bernard Schwartz -- a million-dollar donor to the Democrat Party more…

'Friendly Fire' in the Bronx

by Jude Wanniski -- To: Rev. Al Sharpton From: Jude Wanniski Re: The Diallo Verdict I'm writing in defense of the unanimous jury verdict of "not guilty" in the shooting death of more…

Political exploitation of ignorance

by Walter Williams -- Ignorance gives politicians a free hand to exploit the politics of envy. Our education system creates a growing surplus of that ignorance. Politicians like Richard Gephardt, D-Mo., and more…