Russians Suspected in Shooting of Kremlin Critic Near D.C.

One year ago, Kremlin critic Paul Joyal was gunned down in the driveway of his suburban Maryland home. The case remains unsolved — but some see the hand of Russia in the shooting.

By David M. Dastych - Sunday, February 24, 2008 - Full Story

The right to be let alone

“All civilized systems of law confer upon the people, as against their governments, the right to be let alone. That is the most comprehensive of rights and the most valued by civilized men.”
— Justice Louis D. Brandeis

By Beryl Wajsman - Sunday, February 24, 2008 - Full Story

The Coming of a New Ice Age

Yet another dissenter of the church of global warming. Gerald Marsh is a retired physicist from the Argonne National Laboratory and a former consultant to the Department of Defense on strategic nuclear technology and policy in the Reagan, Bush, and Clinton Administration.

By EPW Blog Gerald E. Marsh- Sunday, February 24, 2008 - Full Story

Coming next: Potato Chip Rage?

By now you have all probably seen the latest: Muslims in Britain are outraged that some potato chips contain trace amounts of alcohol that was not listed on the packaging.

By Guest Column - Sunday, February 24, 2008 - Full Story

Quiet crusading vs. soft jihad

Roger Kimball at Pajamas Media makes a modest proposal for resisting the spread of Sharia in Britain.

By Guest Column - Sunday, February 24, 2008 - Full Story

Democrats Demagogue Poverty. Again.

The Democrats are at it again. Both Sen. Clinton and Sen. Obama have made “poverty” a central theme of their campaigns, promising to lift up the poor and put a chicken in every pot, a large screen TV on every wall, and a new car in every driveway.

By Alan Caruba - Sunday, February 24, 2008 - Full Story

Why Conservatives MUST Vote in 2008

Republicans MUST forget about John McCain and move on to far BIGGER issues!

By JB Williams - Sunday, February 24, 2008 - Full Story

Today’s Immigrants See Much Less Discrimination Than Past Minorities

You know, words mean things, right? That having been said, the Washington Post today employed a subtle wording in a headline that turns people who stand against illegal immigration into people who hate the immigrants themselves.

By Warner Todd Huston - Sunday, February 24, 2008 - Full Story

Urgently Needed: Sanctuary Cities for Americans!

At first blush, one is tempted to blame the “sanctuary city” insanity adopted in certain towns on poor water quality.

By John Lillpop - Sunday, February 24, 2008 - Full Story

Chocolates And Sex, The Wrong Gift For Valentine’s Day

“What did your husband give you for Valentine’s Day?” I jokingly asked a 55 year old patient. She replied, “He brought home the usual gift, chocolates, but that won’t solve my pain with sex. Nor can my own doctor, as he never talks about sexual matters.” This is a scenario I often hear in my office and it’s time to break the hush that surrounds this problem.

By Dr. Gifford Jones - Sunday, February 24, 2008 - Full Story

Is Sporty New Coupe the “Altima-te” Nissan?

Take a popular mid-sized sedan, weld two doors shut and what do you get?

By Jim Bray - Sunday, February 24, 2008 - Full Story

New HD PVR Ups Bell ExpressVu’s Service, Again

High definition TV is hot, with channels and providers falling all over themselves to offer HD programming to snag viewers and subscribers.

By Jim Bray - Sunday, February 24, 2008 - Full Story

The Forces That Mold Nations

Human nature probably hasn’t changed a great deal in the last 5,000 years.  As always, some of us are occupied by angels and goodness, while still others host a touch of evil in their hearts.

By Ron Ewart - Sunday, February 24, 2008 - Full Story

The Race Card May Have Been Dealt, But Who’s Playing It?

Just before the South Carolina Democrat primary there was a great deal of talk about the Clinton campaign having played the “race card.” Not too many people flinched at the thought and rightfully so; the Clinton’s have a vicious and relentless political attack machine. But looking at the voter demographics from the states that compiled data based on “race,” it would seem that even though the Clinton’s may have dealt the “race card,” it is the black community that is playing it…all across the country.

By Frank Salvato - Saturday, February 23, 2008 - Full Story

Congressman and Associates Nailed for Extortion and Money Laundering

Congressman Richard G. Renzi, from Arizona’s first congressional district, and his associates James W. Sandlin, 56, of Sherman , Texas and Andrew Beardall, 36, of Rockville, Md., Renzi’s business associate were indicted by federal authorities on Friday, according to a Justice Department report obtained by the National Association of Chiefs of Police

By Jim Kouri - Friday, February 22, 2008 - Full Story

Obama’s One Great Accomplishment

Although Barack Obama has been ruthlessly chided by the Clintonistas for lacking substantial experience and accomplishment, the fact is that the senator from Illinois should be very proud of one accomplishment in particular.

By John Lillpop - Friday, February 22, 2008 - Full Story

Obama Selling False Hope and False Dreams

It used to be that the average American voter had a pretty good head on their shoulders. Not so much anymore. 

By Felicia Benamon - Friday, February 22, 2008 - Full Story

After being stripped of his title, skeptical Oregon state climatologist steps aside

Note: Sadly, this follows a series of attempts to silence skeptical scientists. See also: 1) September 29. 2007: VA State Climatologist skeptical of global warming loses job after clash with Governor:  ‘I was told that I could not speak in public’

By EPW Blog - Friday, February 22, 2008 - Full Story

World Congress of Families Shocked by Vote to Legalize Euthanasia in Luxembourg

World Congress of Families Global Coordinator Larry Jacobs expressed “shock and dismay” over Tuesday’s vote to legalize euthanasia and assisted suicide in Luxembourg. Euthanasia is currently legal only in the Netherlands and Belgium.

By Christian Newswire - Friday, February 22, 2008 - Full Story

Denmark’s Happy Muslims

Last Sunday, I was watching 60 Minutes and saw Morley Safer report that Denmark is the happiest place on earth.

By Guest Column Aaron Goldstein- Friday, February 22, 2008 - Full Story