• The Financial Tsunami: The Next Big Wave is Breaking

    The announcement by US Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson together with Federal Reserve chief Ben Bernanke, that the US Government will bail out the two largest...

  • Imminent Death of Free Internet

    Our country is being used as a test case to drastically change the delivery of Internet service forever. The change will be so radical...

  • Something BIG is Going to Happen

    The course we have taken over the past century has threatened our liberties, security and prosperity. In spite of these long-held concerns, I have days—growing...

  • “O Lord, How Long” Will the Tocsin of Liberty be Silent?

    A tocsin consists of an alarm signal given by the ringing of a bell, and hence a sentinel of danger.” Inscribed on...

  • Quotes of Apathy (if you care)

    Apathy is one of the characteristic responses of any living organism when it is subjected to stimuli too intense or too complicated to cope with....

  • Truth of Newspapers in the Pitts

    When the public looks for news, whether through print, broadcast or on-line media, our industry would be wise to remember that first and foremost --...

  • Out in Left Field

    This is the land of free speech. The right of expression is limited only at the extremes of communication (your right to swing your fist...

  • A Night to Remember

    by Vi Ramsel Undaunted, the captain steers our economy toward Third World status where growth runs up against the iceberg of interest payments on the Titanic national debt.

  • The Dispatch’s Pre-emptive Strike

    A few years ago engineers showed that if the Titanic had not tried to avoid the iceberg, it would not have sunk, because the scrapes...