Tracking down political science

by Alan W. Bock -- If I've learned anything in 18 years in the newspaper business, it's that if almost all the major media and establishment experts are of one opinion on a more…

Spy vs. Spies

by Stuart Goldman -- Just because you're paranoid doesn't mean they're not out to get you. --Anonymous Snitch. It's always been an ugly word. But I'm not going to try to make more…

There is no surplus

by John N. Doggett -- Bill Clinton proposed 74 new federal programs during his 1999 State of the Union speech. This week, he told us that to pay for his programs, the government more…

Senator 'Escape' Hatch

by Alan Keyes -- Senator Hatch argued this week that the outcome that will best serve the integrity of our laws and government is for the Senate to adjourn the impeachment trial more…

Bye-bye First Amendment

by Joseph Farah -- If not reversed on appeal, a $107 million judgment against anti-abortion activists in Portland sounds the death-knell for the First Amendment in America. The same week a federal more…

Dirty money turns out dirty science

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [L]aw cases can turn almost entirely on an understanding of the underlying technical or scientific subject matter. U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer (Science magazine, April 24, 1998) more…

Why the Senate is corrupt

by Llewellyn Rockwell Jr. -- There's been a lot of yammering in the Senate chambers about the Constitution, as if anyone there takes its original structure seriously. In fact, the Senate itself is more…

Someone you love, the next victim?

by Tanya K. Metaksa -- "The Murderer as Victim?" screams the headline of an editorial in the New York Post Tuesday. The story is another urban tragedy. Fourteen-year-old, Michael Bennett, was murdered a more…

The last absolute

by Craige McMillan -- "'Besides,' said Legion (for he gave answer to this), 'a discovery of our intentions may make them send to their King for aid; and if that be done, more…

Privacy in the eye of the beholder

by -NO AUTHOR- -- We were having some girl talk about Worst-Ever Moments -- Dora-the-Yalie and I, with occasional additions from Janelle-the-waitress as she trotted by our table at Hardyville's Hog Trough more…