Military Commissions Act

  • News

    October 16, 2007

    The Gestapo Inheritance

    'We do not torture': Groans from the CIA's black sites beg to differ

  • News

    September 11, 2007

    The President's Last Stand

    No lame duck, Bush has big plans to push through an imperial legacy before he leaves

  • News

    September 4, 2007

    We're All Suspects

    As our civil liberties disappear, where are the Democrats?

  • News

    August 14, 2007

    Bush to CIA: 'Leave No Marks'

    With no sign of torture on a prisoner, then it didn't happen, right?

  • News

    July 10, 2007

    'There Is No Law Here'

    A funny thing happened on the way to monarchy: a rare Supreme Court take-back

  • News

    July 3, 2007

    Architect of Torture

    The Berkeley professor who gave a president a license to (all but) kill

  • News

    June 5, 2007

    Boeing's Frequent (Kidnapping) Flyers

    George W. Bush's presidential library is not likely to include the story of Binyam Mohammed

  • News

    May 22, 2007

    Dark Secrets at the Front

    Prisoners and interrogators are both brutalized in a war that changes who we are.

  • News

    March 20, 2007

    Ghost Prisons, Ghost Courtrooms

    From CIA secret prisons, 14 "high-level" terror suspects are at Gitmo. Where are all the others?

  • News

    March 13, 2007

    The New Americanism

    Through the new Congress, we can begin to take back our country from George III's descendants

  • News

    March 6, 2007

    Do You Miss Our Constitution?

    No previous American law has been as subversive as the Military Commissions Act of 2006

  • News

    February 27, 2007

    Obama: Who Is He Now?

    In Chicago and the Illinois State Legislature, Barack Obama made a difference—he did not just 'hope'

  • News

    January 30, 2007

    Have a Nice Flight

    Boeing helps CIA fly kidnapped suspects abroad for torture

  • News

    January 9, 2007

    Our Human Rights Show

    Countries abusing their prisoners say they are following America's practices

  • News

    December 19, 2006

    See You Annan

    Leaving the United Nations, the Secretary General tells us why it's not working.

  • News

    December 12, 2006

    Our Own Nuremberg Trials

    In 2007, the 'reality show' of the American rule of law, for the world to see.

  • News

    December 5, 2006

    Bush's War Crimes Cover-up

    The Supreme Court ordered him to treat detainees as "civilized peoples" do. He refuses.

  • News

    November 21, 2006

    What the Democrats Must Do

    Mandate for the new majority: Curb the president's power to torture

  • News

    October 24, 2006

    Treason: Who Decides?

    The Military Commissions Act of 2006 subverts who we are as Americans. Beware.

  • News

    October 17, 2006

    Hillary Clinton Wakes Up

    Bush becomes commander in chief of Congress. The junior senator from New York objects.

  • Blogs

    October 5, 2006

    Rallies Today: World Can't Wait--for What?

    Call them the popular front to's dogged efforts to defeat Republicans at the ballot box this November. Today the anti-Bush campaign World Can't Wait is pledging to bring legions of fellow Bush foes to the streets here in New York and in cities across the country, in a collective manife ... More >>

  • News

    October 3, 2006

    Congress Bows To Bush

    New Military Commissions Act gives president more power than ever

  • News

    September 26, 2006

    A Question of 'Compromise'

    McCain's deal on prisoners means White House lawlessness rolls on