Bush's losing strategy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- W., who has generally shown a deft political touch and an impressive strategic grasp, has lately been committing the kinds of embarrassing errors of judgment that do not more…

First millennium female Olympics

by Richard Grenier -- You knew it was coming! The women's Olympics! Oh, there'll be men in it; they're not that crazy. But at the first Olympiad of the millennium, in Sydney, more…

Circle the wagons!

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON -- In a revealing column this past week, reporter Bob Novak quoted a political operative who said, "When the Democrats get in trouble, they circle the wagons. more…

Keeping step in the race

by -NO AUTHOR- -- I'm always ready to embrace and defend the underdog. And the black person who supports conservatism is certainly included in this beleaguered lot. So, when I read the more…

The virtues of going negative

by David Limbaugh -- I'm sorry, but I'm growing a bit weary of all this negative talk about negative campaigning. I think it's time we started being positive about this gloriously negative more…

No individual gun rights?

by Jon Dougherty -- To hear the U.S. Justice Department tell it, there is no Second Amendment right of an individual to keep and bear arms. I guess, then, about 90 million more…

Changing the global rulebook

by -NO AUTHOR- -- At the first Gorbachev State of the World Forum in October 1995, Zbigniew Brezezinski, former national security advisor under President Carter and director of the Trilateral Commission, said, more…

Continuing fight for China's healing

by Johnny Chung -- WANTED: Zhang Bo-li; male, 26 years old; Hei-long-jiang Province; scholar and professional writer, Chinese literature department, Beijing University; height: 175 cm., chubby, round face, up-turned nose, big lips; more…

Can 'bleeding' cure the world's ills?

by Alan W. Bock -- On the day the United Nations Millennium Summit convened, the newspaper for which I work carried the following stories -- in addition to the news that three U.N. more…

Profits before people?

by John N. Doggett -- In 1999, the State Farm Insurance Company informed Firestone that its SUV tires were failing at an abnormally high rate. Yet in the face of clear evidence that more…