The Fourth Choice: Ending the Reign of Activist Judges(Comments Off)
If you are looking for a reason to vote for Ralph Nader, the way both parties are handling the “gay marriage” issue should give you lots of data. John Kerry, when asked his opinion of “gay marriage,” looks like a dog getting a bath, as Chris Hitchens puts it.
Thomas Fleming on restoring real journalism, Jesse Walker on the Independent Media Center, and Justin Raimondo on Pentagon propaganda. Plus, Kevin Michael Grace on Conrad Black’s rise and fall, and William Quirk on a fourth choice for limiting the power of the Supreme Court.
Movies come and movies go, but probably never in the history of American film has more controversy greeted any movie than that which met Mel Gibson’s The Passion of the Christ before and after its debut on Ash Wednesday. We all know what the controversy was about.
Why are the phrases “honest journalist” and “free press” so often greeted with a snicker? Of course, everyone exempts his own columnist or talking head from the general condemnation, but most Americans also exempt their own congressman from the universal condemnation of Congress as a body made up of toadies and swindlers.