Diane Alden

Christmas Past—Christmas Present

By Diane Alden The NewsMax Years #34 Still ON TARGET: Christmas 2000 Americans have a Christmas legacy. I know for a fact this legacy lives today...

Simple Gifts: Saints and Strangers

By Diane Alden The NewsMax Years #32 Still ON TARGET: November 20, 2001 There is a Quaker song I have loved since I first heard it...

Shiva, Destroyer of Worlds vs. The Stewards of the Darby

by Diane Alden The NewsMax Years #31 Still ON TARGET: August 18,  2000 It is called by many names, including sustained development, eminent domain, ecosystem management,...

Bragging About Cherry Picking

American Gumbo with Diane Alden I get a kick out of the business punditry and most politicians who defend and tout the new trade agreements...

The Naivete and Arrogance of Compelling Democracy

American Gumbo with Diane Alden Bringing democracy and Kentucky Fried Chicken to people who neither want it or know what to do with it when...

A Costly Grace

by Diane Alden The NewsMax Years #30 Still ON TARGET: August 12,  2000 Since the selection of Senator Joseph Lieberman, D-Conn., as running mate for Al...

Republicans are Bad, But Democrats are Worse

by Diane Alden The NewsMax Years #29 Still ON TARGET: August 04,  2000 The reason I will vote for Republicans this fall is because the alternative...

A Run for the Border

by Diane Alden The NewsMax Years #28 Still ON TARGET: July 30, 2000 Every year 900,000 legal immigrants are allowed into the United States. Many of them...

Shameless Compromisers

by Diane Alden The NewsMax Years #27 Still ON TARGET: July 20, 2000 Not long ago liberal journalist Anthony Lewis asked, "Does Clinton want to be remembered...

Conspiracy of Dunces

by Diane Alden The NewsMax Years #26 Still ON TARGET: July 12, 2000 Part 2 It is difficult to think of Bill Clinton as part of the elite,...

Pratt House Conspiracy or Just Power Hungry Elites?

by Diane Alden The NewsMax Years #25 Still ON TARGET: July 06, 2000 Part 1 Remember back in high school there was always that certain group of kids...

‘Braveheart’ Catholics and the New World Order

by Diane Alden The NewsMax Years #24 Still ON TARGET: June 28, 2000 They say you shouldn't discuss religion or politics. Since when have I ever run...