TV: The numbing and dumbing of America

by David Hackworth -- In America, you'd have to be not only deaf, dumb and blind, you'd also have to be in a maximum security cell next to John Gotti not to more…

Sam Dash -- Purveyor of disinformation

by -NO AUTHOR- -- In a letter to the editor of the Washington Post Nov. 24, 1998 (explaining his resignation from the staff of Kenneth Starr), Sam Dash made several statements, which, more…

High school dreamin'

by Stuart Goldman -- Oh no, not another one! Something must be wrong with me! Every night for the past several months now, my dreams have been populated by people I went more…

Defenders of mass murder

by Joseph Farah -- I coined a term just about a year ago -- "gender-cide." I had hoped it would catch on with the popular culture as a way of shorthanding China's more…

Don't forget poor whites

by John N. Doggett -- In 1996, the U.S. Supreme Court wisely refused to hear an appeal of the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals decision in Hopwood vs. Texas. In 1992, Cheryl Hopwood's more…

The dangers of 'pragmatism'

by Alan Keyes -- Republican presidential hopeful Senator John Ashcroft gave an important speech Monday night to the Detroit Economic Club. It followed on the heels of a Wall Street Journal article, more…

Ending the drug war

by Alan W. Bock -- Journalist and author Richard Reeves, when I talked to him in the early 1980s on a book-flogging tour, expressed fascination that the mainstream media -- presumably the people more…

Heil to the chief

by Craige McMillan -- While those on the House Judiciary Committee debate whether the rule of law is worth preserving in America, a look at the techniques employed by the president's defenders more…

Government facts and fiction

by Tanya K. Metaksa -- "I'm from Washington and I'm here to help" is how our government views its role in today's America. Those that pass these "helpful" laws putting government bureaucrats to more…

Kenneth Starr's latest betrayal

by Joseph Farah -- If you are whom you hire, Kenneth Starr has some character problems of his own. For those of us have been Starr-watchers for the last four years, his more…