Decommissioning "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"

This year marks the ten-year anniversary of the Clinton Administration’s policy on gays in the military, “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell.” It is a purported relaxation of the uniform ban that

We're all bloggers now

As one of the few people I know without a personal Web site, I thought I’d try my hand at “blogging” this month’s column. style=’mso-spacerun:yes’> (It’s official: I’ve never written

Do not bother

Do not bother

The federal “Do Not Call” list is unlikely to put an end to the irritating marketing tactics of Optima Dog Food, Allstate Insurance, or Disney Cruise Lines. These telemarketing pests

Equality deferred again

“We hold these truths to be self-evident: That all men are created equal…” So wrote the Founders of this nation 227 years ago in the Declaration of Independence, and yet

Pay no attention to the neocon behind the curtain

Debates among and about “Neoconservatives” and “Paleoconservatives” recently have bounced between being enlightening, mendacious, vicious, and dangerous. But easily the most bizarre aspect of the fight is the claim that