Shackling the market

by Larry Elder -- Don't say price controls. Call it price mitigation. Call it price-hike avoidance mechanisms. Anything but price controls. In announcing a complex plan to avoid price hikes, the Bush more…

Scout's dishonor

by -NO AUTHOR- -- "Scout's Honor," the taxpayer-funded PBS film directed by homosexual activist Tom Shepard airing this week on public TV stations across the nation, applies all of the tricks to more…

Sourpussing public service

by Joel Miller -- What is it with liberals? Whether they're praising or protesting government, they always – or nearly always – wind up on the wrong end of things. Washington Post more…

Daschling judicial restraint

by Thomas Jipping -- Senate Democrats are wasting no time exploiting their newfound majority status. Refusing any concrete assurance of fair treatment for President Bush's judicial nominees, Majority Leader Tom Daschle has more…

The Chandra Levy disappearance

by Joseph Farah -- One thing is clear with regard to the disappearance of former D.C. intern Chandra Levy – you can't entrust your children to the care of Washington officials. No more…

Reading the Texas tea leaves

by Doug Casey -- It's been a generation since oil prices tripled in 1973 because of the Arab embargo, and then quickly doubled again in 1979 when Iran's Shah was deposed. The more…

Freak dancing

by Bill O'Reilly -- Here's how bad it's gotten. In June of 1963 I was about to graduate from St. Brigid's School in Westbury, Long Island. There were celebratory dances and parties more…

Down with junkets!

by Llewellyn Rockwell Jr. -- At last, a good idea from the World Bank. Fearing that protesters will disrupt a scheduled conference on development, World Bank officials have decided to hold it online more…

Class dismissed for vouchers

by Ruben Navarrette Jr. -- DALLAS – It is exhausting work building support for vouchers as a way to pry minority and disadvantaged kids from the clutches of an entrenched public school lobby. more…

Pater familias

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- My dad's age had come upon him suddenly, a veritable "Invasion of the Body Snatchers." His face grinned like a Cheshire cat or Khruschev in a bathrobe. How more…