Double delusion

by Daniel Pipes -- Consider two very different Israeli troop withdrawals from Arab-held territory: The first took place on May 24, 2000, when Israelis left southern Lebanon after an 18-year occupation. The more…

Pulling kids out of government schools, part 1

by Elizabeth Farah -- My last column concluded with this charge (in part): “All parents who are married and have no extraordinary circumstances to prevent them from doing so, should today remove more…

Sweet spot: The chocolate chronicles

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- A woman briskly enters an absolutely intoxicating Belgian chocolate shop on the East Coast of the USA in the midst of a punishing heat-wave, and inquires of the more…

Summertime and the livin' ain't easy

by Bill O'Reilly -- As summer winds down, America finds itself in a rather dubious place. The economy is terrible, the public-school system isn't much better, and Gary Condit is a household more…

Bye-bye Beethoven, Bach and Brahms

by Jude Wanniski -- To: George Jellinek, WQXR From: Jude Wanniski Re: The End of Classical Music What a nice piece about you in the September Opera News by Brian Kellow in more…

Tennessee Underworld revisited

by Joseph Farah -- "WASHINGTON – Democratic presidential candidate Al Gore accepted campaign contributions from executives of a Connecticut business allegedly tied to organized crime and the federal corruption investigation in Waterbury." more…

Open letter to Gary Condit

by Joseph Farah -- Dear Rep. Gary Condit, D-Calif.: I notice you have issued a public statement ripping your hometown newspaper, the Modesto Bee, for calling on you to resign in light more…

Blaming 'whitey'

by Jon Dougherty -- There's an axiom that says if you kick a dog long enough eventually you're going to get bitten. Black leaders have been kicking "whitey" by blaming "him" for more…

Promises, promises

by David Limbaugh -- Liberal Democrats seem to be guided by a worldview that sees man as perfectible and government as the primary change-agent. They rarely confront a problem for which they more…

Throwing the book

by Linda Bowles -- This is an open letter to former President William Jefferson Clinton. Dear Bill: You are off to a very bad start with the $10 million agreement to write more…