A new report out of the NYU Law School slams the feds and the NYPD for conduct in three recent terrorism cases, saying that the government should end the practice of sending "paid informants into Muslim communities or families without any particularized suspicion of criminal activity." The ... More >>
Much has been hidden from the new president by the Bush team
Last week top rightbloggers Glenn Reynolds and Michelle Malkin held a video conversation about "Conservatism 2.0." Their 1990s-Fast Company cognomen refers to a future direction for the Right, but from their discussion their new direction is rather like their old one. For example, in their conside ... More >>
With the ghost of J. Edgar Hoover returning, Ray Kelly yields some ground to the NYCLU
Under 23-hour lockdown here, an innocent American is a Bush "dark side" legacy
Torture in Manhattan for 28-year-old Muslim American Sayed Fahad Hashmi
The new president and Congress need something to help make this America again. They need you.
When, in the course of human events, it can't wait any longer
Interrogators were told: 'If a detainee dies, you're doing it wrong.'
The House and a shot not yet heard 'round the world
Hermann Göring got a fair trial at Nuremberg. But not Gitmo prisoners.
Today is truly a mixed bag for the tabloids, as we saw with the Bimbo-tastic issue of the Post and the downright somber in comparison Daily News, which has a piece on Mary J. Blige's new Jersey estate and "Kids go free at Shea!" promotion on its front. The majority of the front page, however, is a ... More >>
How does Rudy Giuliani go from being the presumptive Republican frontrunner in the 2008 presidential race to sitting on the sidelines in just a few short months? Stories like these certainly can't help. Here's the year in Wayne Barrett's Rudy reporting with a politico.com story thrown in for good ... More >>
The many reasons this torture evidence was too hot to handle
Echoes of Watergate in the twilight of the Bush presidency
What did Bush know and when did he know it? Will the next president pardon him?
Still waiting for our representativesand presidential candidatesto address criminal U.S. kidnappings
A former light unto the world, We, the People, have been darkened by this administration
Will the Supreme Court also bow low to the president?
Oh yeah? How Michael Mukasey and Bernie Kerik are haunting Rudy's run.
What the 'Dirty Bomber' ruling means for you
Jose Padilla indicted at last
Independents' day: a big victory over some bigger studios
Why the "Dirty Bomber" case threatens everyone's rights
A Lawyer's Unpopular Cause Could Save Civil Liberties