Mr. Cohen: Beat feet in retreat

by David Hackworth -- The Pentagon frequently has trouble knowing when to retreat. It has a record of defending the indefensible, whether a flawed weapon system, a wrongheaded personnel policy or a more…

Where Reform goes from here

by Lenora B. Fulani -- Nothing in particular went wrong for John McCain in the South Carolina Republican primary. It's just that things went right -- in both senses of the word -- more…

A conservative firewall, after all

by David Limbaugh -- It seems that both John McCain and television's talking heads underestimated the strength and resolve of South Carolina's conservative Republicans. In forecasting the end of the conservative movement, more…

Why conservatism won big in South Carolina

by Samuel Blumenfeld -- By the time you read this column, the primaries in Michigan and Arizona will have taken place. But what happened in South Carolina last Saturday is very much more…

GOP's Trojan jackass

by Linda Bowles -- The liberal establishment put forward its best candidate in South Carolina, and he lost. Despite the best efforts of Democrats, liberal independents, and most of the mainstream media more…

Passel of presidents

by Judy Lowe -- Today's schoolkids probably don't know that once upon a time, February saw the celebration of two holidays -- Washington's and Lincoln's birthdays. But in 1971 the two holidays, more…

Stopping U.S. war machine

by Jon Dougherty -- I often wonder, as I'm sure many readers have done, what our founding fathers would think about the way our political system actually operates today. My initial gut more…

Re-evaluating Clinton's Haiti

by Jane Chastain -- When ticking off his foreign policy accomplishments, President Clinton always has listed "restored democracy to Haiti," at or near the top. However, in this year's State of the more…

Why Helms is wrong about U.N.

by Joseph Farah -- I just caught up with the full text of Sen. Jesse Helms' address to the United Nations last month. I had read news accounts that made it sound more…

Backward, Christian soldiers

by Chuck Baldwin -- The Washington Post ran an interesting story early last week. In a nutshell, the article reported that conservative Christian activism has "gone cold." Where thousands of evangelicals and more…