Which does the First Amendment defend more: Expression you like, or expression you don't? Published August 18 2010
The WTC mosque turns intelligent people into idiots. Why? Published August 17 2010
A mosque at Ground Zero makes perfect sense if you care nothing about good manners and good taste. Published August 16 2010
The Mexican drug war is destructive, stupid, a threat to our national security, and made in the USA. Published August 14 2010
Constitutional limits on government depend on self-restraint. Our government seems to have none. Published August 11 2010
Charles Rangel and Maxine Waters aren't aberrations in our political culture; they're only cruder versions of normalcy. Published August 4 2010
James Picht is the Senior Editor for Communities Politics and teaches economics and Russian at the Louisiana Scholars' College in Natchitoches, La. After earning his doctorate in economics, he spent several years working in Moscow and the new independent states ...Read More
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