America in the looking glass

by Craige McMillan -- For every tree is known by its own fruit ... from thorns men do not gather figs, nor from a bramble bush do they gather grapes. --Jesus Christ more…

Pop culture psychiatry

by Jon Dougherty -- In the latest liberal attempt to reengineer American society, last month the "American Psychologist" published a "study" concluding that fathers are "not essential" components of family life. Further, more…

ID, Hardyville style

by -NO AUTHOR- -- I was cleaning junk out of my wallet. And there -- amid phone numbers of people I don't remember, coupons that expired two years ago, and something vaguely more…

Sizzling summer of gun control

by Tanya K. Metaksa -- The 1999 Fourth of July weekend heatwave registered temperatures well over 100-plus degrees in the Northeast, but that heat will pale in comparison to the heat generated for more…

The famine that didn't happen

by J.R. Nyquist -- In the early 1930s there was a famine in the Soviet Ukraine that killed 13 million people. Kremlin officials long denied that any such famine took place. In more…

The Carpetbaggers

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- Have you noticed, Carpetbaggers are IN for the millennium. The political process seems to be accommodating them excitedly like exotic mutant strands of DNA seductively beckoning to a more…

Hillary's got her groove back?

by Joel Miller -- With all the many years of standing by her man, who ever thought Hillary Clinton might someday become her own? After all, given her performance as first lady, more…

Gore's campaign: Already a loser

by Jon Dougherty -- The more Vice President Al Gore tries to distance himself from President Clinton, the more he seems like a clone -- at least politically -- of Clinton. The more…

The vanishing poor

by Walter Williams -- The rich are getting richer, and the poor are getting poorer. That's a refrain taken as gospel. It's also the melody that's used in calls for more government more…

Rosenberg, the sequel

by Charles Smith -- In 1994, Chinese army Gen. Ding Henggao, and his team of two sub-commanders, Lt. Gen. Shen Rougjun and Lt. Gen. Huai Guomo, led the most spectacular raid of more…