Cops are people also

by John N. Doggett -- I've just returned from a funeral home to pay my respects to the widow of a young Texas State Trooper. A nut killed him because the trooper stopped more…

Going to Haiti in a hand basket II

by Joel Miller -- Editor's note: This is the second of a two-part series on the (what else?) ongoing political troubles of Haiti. Part II, a romp through Haiti's short and twisted more…

China leans on GOP?

by Inside the Ring -- Secret GOP struggle Pentagon officials were puzzled by the presence of a well-known Chinese military intelligence officer at the Republican National Convention in Philadelphia last week. People's Liberation more…

Phony fight against terrorism

by Joseph Farah -- The federal government's phony war on terrorism reminds me of its sham war on drugs. In both cases, Washington uses a real problem to justify draconian and unconstitutional more…

Things that go bump in September

by J.R. Nyquist -- After Labor Day a decisive battle for the U.S. presidency will take place. At the same time, the world's trouble spots are heating up. An Arab gangster named more…

Chickens come home to roost

by Craige McMillan -- Hollywood and the music industry have for years now been telling us, "if it feels good -- do it!" They should be delighted, then, that fans have finally more…

Clinton makes tax-cut fumble

by Llewellyn Rockwell Jr. -- No one was surprised when Clinton vetoed the repeal of the marriage tax penalty as passed by the Congress. He promised to, from the outset. Still, from the more…

Arrogance rules among fed cops

by Jon Dougherty -- I don't know if you caught this headline on Wednesday, but in case you didn't, the Immigration and Naturalization Service is planning to "honor" its "heroes" who "stormed" more…

Going to Haiti in a hand basket

by Joel Miller -- Editor's note: This is the first of a two-part series on the (what else?) ongoing political troubles of Haiti. What, you expected something uplifting? People are often amazed more…

Renouncing Sam Colt

by Tanya K. Metaksa -- On a very, very hot humid day in August 1969 the Hall of the House at the Capitol in Hartford, Conn., was packed with hundreds of citizens. The more…